Some advanced Facial Corrective Surgeries
Nose Correction (Rhinoplasty):
Rhinoplasty or Nose job is an operation on the nose that can change its shape or do better its function. Rhinoplasty is done for both medical reasons as well as aesthetic reasons. Addressing a breathing problem is one among the medical reasons surgeons do rhinoplasty.
Gummy Smile Corrective surgeries:
A gummy smile is usually considered as the ‘excessive display of gum (gingival)’. Interestingly this is more common in women than men.
Teeth which appear shorter than usual due to improper eruption and parts of it covered by gum tissue, a very short upper lip, an upper lip which seems normal but exposes a lot of gum tissue when smiling, enlarged or long gum, gums bulge out due to an upper jaw overgrowth, are the causes of gummy smile.
Jaw corrective surgeries (Aesthetic & Traumatic):
Jaw corrective surgeries or orthognathic surgeries are performed to correct jaw and dental irregularities that include misalignments. These operations can correct chewing, speaking and breathing of a patient while dramatically enhances the appearance as a result. Jaw surgeries are done to correct functional problems. The following are some of the conditions that can be addressed by doing corrective jaw surgery at our hospital.
- Chewing and biting difficulty
- Difficulty while swallowing food
- Chronic jaw or Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) pain and headaches
- Excessive wear of the teeth
- The gap between upper and lower teeth when closed (open bite)
- Asymmetrical facial appearance
- Injuries on face
- Birth defects
- Receded lower jaw and chin
- Protruded jaw
- Feeling strain to make the lips meet
- Chronic mouth breathing
- Breathing disorders (sleep apnea) / snoring
Scar revision surgery:
Scar revision surgeries are done to minimize a scar so that it is less noticeable and look harmonious with the surrounding skin colour and texture.
Scars are the signs of cured wounds. Even a wound that healed normally can harm your appearance. Special care is needed while doing scar revision surgeries. We at ‘Jerush’ provide excellent treatment for scars.
Eyelid surgery or blepharoplasty (eye lift surgery) is done for cosmetic reasons. Reducing bagginess of the lower eyelids, removing excess skin on the upper eyelids are done as part of aesthetic improvement. In older people, lifting the sagging upper eyelid will pave the way to get improved vision.
Oral Cancer surgeries:
We at ‘Jerush’ provide oral cancer screening and treatment for oral cancer. Since there are different types of surgery for the mouth cancer and oropharyngeal cancer, the type of surgery will depend on the size and location of cancer. Some of the surgery locations are Surgery to the jawbone (mandible), Surgery to the bones in the roof of the mouth, Surgery to the lips, Surgery to the tongue, Surgery to the voice box (larynx), Surgery to the lymph nodes.