HARELIP SURGERY IN TIJUANA

Cleft Lip or Cleft Palate in Tijuana, is when the upper lip and palate do not develop properly. These are considered congenital defects which can occur in the first months of pregnancy causing an opening in the upper lip that goes from the lip to the nose. The objectives of this surgery are: To close the existing opening between the nose and the mouth. To help create a palate that functions well, looks better aesthetically, and allows for speech. Thus, obtaining very good results

 

For the cleft palate, surgery is usually carried out about three months after birth. It requires general anesthesia and lasts approximately an hour and a half. The surgeon rearranges the skin and muscles of the lip using local tissue flaps to help repair the cleft.

 

For the cleft lip, surgery is carried out between six months and a year. The lining and muscles of the palate are rearranged, but additional tissue is usually not required. The operation is also performed under general anesthesia and lasts approximately an hour and a half.

 

For adults, it is always important to go to the maxillofacial surgeon to assess your case and thus decide the best option for the patient, aesthetically and functionally.

Cecilia Nájera
Cecilia Nájera
Tijuana, México
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"He is an excellent maxillofacial, super fast he took my wisdom teeth out in Tijuana, it didn't hurt at all. The doctor is very kind and gives you a lot of confidence. Totally recommended. "
Berenice Bastón
Berenice Bastón
Rosarito, México
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"Dr. Rodríguez took care of my jaw and later removed two wisdom teeth that I needed. The best maxillofacial surgeon in Tijuana without a doubt. Recommended!"
Victor Guerrero
Victor Guerrero
San Diego, California
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"The best service and excellent treatment, with the best results and satisfaction, highly recommended."
Nataly pikna
Nataly pikna
San Francisco, California
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"The overall experience was excellent. I had no complications and the procedure was painless. Excellent surgeon and very affordable."
David Cevallos
David Cevallos
Ciudad de México
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"¡Excelente Doctor. Recomendable! " 👍🏻
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