Many people wish to get attractive faces, reduce their jaw joints, contour their nose so as to get their dream looks. A number of scientists have been on their way to seek answers for such questions, trying to figure out which part of the face place an important role in adding attractiveness to the face. A number of Face surgeons are working towards the concept of altering particular features in the face, hoping to make it more attractive. Orthogenetic surgery is a surgery that is been performed on the bones of the jaws to alter its position, it is otherwise the corrective facial surgery to correct deformities of the jaws as well. Irrespective of the reasons behind these surgeries such as cosmetic, functional or health reasons it has found tremendous popularity among the people.
Dr. Elhadi Babiker is an eminent oral and maxillofacial surgeon who is an expert in performing these corrective surgeries and also in correcting birth deformities in children such as Cleft lip and cleft palates. He is also an expert in treating pediatric obstructive sleep apnea syndrome through surgeries and in treating complex upper airway problems. Even rare pediatric surgeries such as Treacher Collins Syndrome are carried out by the surgeon easily, who is at present performing his research on craniofacial biology.
Profile of the Doctor
Dr. Elhadi Babiker, MD, DMD holds a double degree in both medicine and dentistry, he is also trained in performing a number of plastic surgeries of the face and the jaws. He is an expert in oral and maxillofacial surgery and has performed his fellowship training in craniofacial surgery.
He is no doubt one of the most elite maxillofacial surgeons in the entire USA and around the world. He is also the director of the Treacher Collins Program in the US.
He is currently practising as the chief plastic and oral maxillofacial surgeon at the Shriners Hospital for Children at Cincinnati.
Training and education
He is a trained plastic surgeon and acquired his medical undergraduate degree at the Kasturba Medical College in Manipal, India. He acquired his doctor of dental medicine degree at the University of Pennsylvania and completed his residencies in general surgery, plastic surgery and oral maxillofacial surgery at the University of Cincinnati. He has also completed his fellowship and research papers on pediatric and craniofacial surgeries.
He constantly upgrades his knowledge in the field of plastic surgeries by being a part of many continual medical education programs. He has also published a number of research papers in a number of medical journals, some of his dedicated topics are, ‘Complications of Tissue Expanders in the Pediatric Burn Patients’, ;Pediatric Critical Medicine’, ‘Pediatric Thoracic Outlet Syndrome’, ‘ Maxillary Advancement by Distraction Osteogenesis’, ‘Maxillofacial Trauma’ etc.