Maxillofacial Prosthesis is advance super-specialty branch of Prosthodontics and is only practiced by very few specialists in India. Procedure entails with rehabilitation of the patients who have acquired and congenital defects of head or neck region. These patients require rehabilitation by Orbital Prosthesis (artificial eye) , Nasal Prosthesis (artificial nose), Ear Prosthesis (artificial ear), Finger Prosthesis (artificial finger) & in rare cases Facial Prosthesis . This can result in minor or major disability which may be leading to the cosmetic & functional disfigurement.
The maxillofacial prosthesis is practiced at our dental clinic in bhopal Smile Gallery Dental Wellness Center. Details of this procedure is available on our website www.artificialeyeindia.com or Get in touch with us to know more about our services and fix an appointment with our specialists.
Maxillofacial prosthetics Faq's
1. Can Maxillofacial Prosthetics fix the facial structure?
Yes, these procedures are aimed at correcting any functional disfigurement of the facial structure that may have been developed in a person.
2. Why is rehabilitation required for patients who undergo Maxillofacial prosthetics procedures?
Since surgeries such as these are long drawn and therefore can have a psychological impact on the patient the rehabilitation process becomes necessary.
3. Can Smile Gallery Dental Wellness Care Centre provide rehabilitation facilities?
Yes, our doctors can provide all round Maxillofacial prosthetics services including rehabilitation facilities.
4. Does it involve plastic surgery?
Yes, these procedures include certain amount of plastic surgery.
5. Can such surgeries fix birth defects?
Yes, Maxillofacial prosthetics related surgeries can successfully cure birth defects in the neck and mouth region.