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Cleft Lip Repair Surgery Abroad

Details of dental clinics and medical centers where foreign patients can get Cleft Lip Repair Surgery.

Estethica Surgical Medical Center

Estethica performs all dental treatment and prothesis insertions with state-of-art equipment and techniques at most reasonable fees and with a lifelong guarentee.

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Clinica Dental Crooke

Clinica Dental Crooke has their own dental laboratory, equipped with the latest Cad/Cam technology, that allows pamper the quality of our treatment and greatly reduce the execution time, optimizing results and guaranteeing success and satisfaction to the patients.

4 listed dentists:

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Dr. Eduardo Crooke

Implantology – Periodontic – Aesthetic Dentistry

Dr. Rosa Gomez Laguna

Implantology – Prosthetics – Aesthetic Dentistry

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Cleft Lip Repair Surgery

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Aydinlar Dental Group

Aydinlar Dental Group consists of 12 clinics located in Istanbul, Ankara, Bodrum and Amsterdam. Eleven of the clinics that are accredited by the Joint Commission International (JCI) are located in Acibadem Healthcare Group, known as the world's second largest healthcare company.

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Cleft Lip Repair Surgery

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Grupo Hospitalario Quirón

Quirón has an internationally prestigious medical staff, the largest in the sector, and is also the principal hospital network in terms of patient numbers and care facility area. The group administers 38 healthcare centers, more than 2,864 hospital beds and 7,500 associate doctors.

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Cleft Lip Repair Surgery

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Anadolu Medical Center

Anadolu Medical Center is one of the most modern, comprehensive and respected hospitals in Turkey. Anadolu is affiliated with John Hopkins Hospital.

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Dr. Bora Murat

İmplantology and Estetic Denstistry

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Rambam Medical Center

The senior faculty members and residents perform all types or endodontic treatments including root canal therapy, repeat root canal therapy, and apical surgery for failed root canal treatments.

Listed dentist:

Dr. Adi Rachmiel MD

Deputy Director, Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

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Cleft Lip Repair Surgery

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Sunset Dental Cancún

Dental tourism in Cancun requires the best service and attention of the highest quality to solve problems with Orthodontics, Endodotics, and Teeth Whitening. Besides having all of their specialized professional services available, the team is conformed by the best Dental Surgeons in the state.

7 listed dentists:

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Dr. Carmen Tejedo

Dentist - Pediatric Dentistry

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Cleft Lip Repair Surgery

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Dr. Horvath's Dental Clinic

A dental clinic which focuses on primary care, implantology and cosmetic dentistry, with a team of six cosmetic dentists and implantologist. The clinic has an in-house dental laboratory, enabling better control and faster treatment times.

6 listed dentists:

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DentGroup Atasehir

DentGroup Ataşehir has a 3-D Tomography device enabling the doctors to view jaw and dental x-ray in 3-D environment. What makes Ataşehir different than other DentGroup Clinics, Snoring Prosthesis can be made by the Prosthodontist Dr. Tuğrul Saygı for the patients who suffer from Sleep Apnea.

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Dr. Tugrul Saygi

Prosthodontist / Prosthodontics

Dr. Kerem Adalet

Aesthetic Dentist / Aesthetics

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Cleft Lip Repair Surgery

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DentGroup Antalya

Turkey's largest dental clinic chain provides dental treatments like dental implants, crowns and veneers in Istanbul and Antalya with professional dentists.

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Dr. Hakan Akman

Oral Surgeon / Oral Surgery

Dr. Burcu Kucukkaya

Aesthetic Dentist / Aesthetics

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Cleft Lip Repair Surgery

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About Cleft Lip Repair Surgery

This information is intended for general information only and should not be considered as medical advice on the part of Health-Tourism.com. Any decision on medical treatments, after-care or recovery should be done solely upon proper consultation and advice of a qualified physician.

Cleft Lip repair process

Treatment of a cleft lip requires several surgeries, conducted over a period of eighteen years.

  • Age 3 months:
    The first surgery is usually done when the child is about three months old. During the initial surgery, the child’s lip tissues are stitched together. These stitches are tiny in size to reduce the chances of scars. They are usually absorbable and need not be removed.
  • Age 6-12 months:
    The palate repair surgery is performed when the child is six to twelve months old. During the cleft palate repair surgery, the soft palate is covered with the tissue from the roof of the mouth. Multiple cleft palate repair surgeries may be required to cover the palate. The palate will change as the child grows. The cleft palate repair surgery will prevent new speech defects in the child.
  • Age 8 years:
    When the child is about eight years old, a bone graft may be required to support the gums and teeth.
  • Sometimes, the child may need speech repair surgeries.
  • Surgeries to enhance breathing and to realign and stabilize the jaw may also be required.
  • Adolescence:
    Cosmetic surgeries may be conducted to repair scars when the child reaches adolescence. Rhinoplasty, a surgery to repair the tip of the nose may also be performed.

Preparing for the first Cleft Lip surgery
  • The child undergoes a complete physical examination right after birth.
  • A feeding therapist will help to feed the child in the best way as the child must be healthy and gain some weight before the surgery.
  • The child’s blood is tested and the medical history is recorded.
  • The doctor should be informed about any medication that the child is taking. This includes vitamins and supplements.
  • Certain medication that the child is taking may be stopped some days before the surgery.
  • The child cannot undergo surgery if the child is sick.

Days admitted : 5 to 7 days

Anesthesia : General anesthesia

Recovery : - The child will take about four weeks to thoroughly recover from the surgery.
- The surgery wound should not be stretched for three to four weeks
- Redness and swelling may lessen after four to six weeks.
- Sometimes revision surgery and nasal symmetry reconstruction surgeries may be required.

Risks : - Excessive scarring that cause itching and burning sensations
- Lip contraction
- Disproportionate facial bone growth

After care : - The surgery site should be cleaned with a special cleaning fluid and ointment should be applied.
- The wound should not be scratched.
- Direct sunlight should be avoided.
- The child should be on a liquid died until the wound heals. Breast feeding is encouraged.
- Sometimes surgeons use elbow immobilizers to avoid accidental injury to the surgery site.

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