Chin, Lip And Nose Deformity in Vadodara
What is Chin, Lip And Nose Deformity?
Deformity of nose occurs in varying degrees along with cleft lips. Although the lip gets corrected early on in life, the nose deformity persists as a stigma and it causes mental trauma to the affected.
The correction of such deformities is challenging and the results are rewarding. Nose function as well as appearance gets major improvement by surgery. The days are gone when such surgeries were done in surgical camps. More and more patients are seeking better care and attention. Restoration of near normal appearance should be the goal. The surgical options are many and varied. The results depend on judicious selection of technique keeping in mind the nature of deformity. Results are permanent.
Components Of Cleft Lip Nose Deformity
The striking features of a cleft lip nose deformity are
- The deviation of nasal tip.
- Flattening and buckling of the outer wall of nostril.
- Widening of the nostril on the affected side.
Duration of Nose Corrections
The nose deformity /should be addressed at the time of cleft lip closure. This is primary nose correction and gives good results. If the nose was not corrected early in childhood, the best time would to do so would be after completion of facial growth i.e. 14-16 years.
Method of Corrections
The surgical plan depends on the deformity and patients expectations. The bony and cartilage framework can be altered to create an aesthetically appealing nose. Skin excess can be trimmed or readjusted.
Implants may be employed in selected cases to improve the profile. The scar on the lip can be improved upon at the same time. In some cases, the upper lip needs to be plumped up. This is also done in the same sitting permanently using the patients own tissue.
The surgery is done as a day care procedure and under general anesthesia.
The nose may be packed with gel foam for two days. Tapes over the nose come off in 4 days. Swelling over the nose takes a while to go off. Most of it resolves in 2-3 weeks.
- Before Surgery: Avoid taking aspirin, Advil, Motrin, or other aspirin-containing products for two weeks If you are a smoker, stop smoking to aid in healing.
- Discomfort: Mild to moderate. Anticipate 2-5 days of prescription pain medication.
- BRUISING Is rare.
- Stitches removed in 4-6 days.
- Back To Work: 3-7 days.
So if you are looking to get a Cleft, Lip and Nose Deformity Surgery in India then your best option is Cosmetic Surgery Institute in India.
Dr. Rajnikant Parmar
M.S ; M.CH (Plastic Surgeon)
Dr. Rajnikant did his M.CH in Plastic Surgery (Gold Medalist) from M. S. University, Vadodara, one the best and most reputed institute for Plastic Surgery, Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgery all over the world. He has vast knowledge and experience for various Cosmetic and Plastic surgery procedures in India. He is practicing in Vadodara since last 5 years. He has worked with world renowned Aesthetic Surgeons like Dr. Kotaro from Japan. His ability to identify individual problem and analyze everyone’s cosmetic & functional demands and cure each his patients as per the best practices of medical domain makes him unique cosmetic surgeon.
Dr. Deepmala Parmar
Dr. Deepmala Parmar has a keen interest in Aesthetic Dentistry. She has 14 years of experience in Implantology and has placed numerous implants for oral rehabilitation at Kashiba Dental Clinic, Chhani Jakatnaka, Vadodara. She has achieved putting more than 350 dental implants with 100% retention and success ratio. She did her specialized dental implant course from Nair Medical College, Mumbai. In her 14 years of dental practice she has more than 6500 patients with big smiles on their faces..