The Department of Craniomaxillofacial Surgery at the Multispeciality Hospital offers highly specialised treatment for congenital and acquired deformities of skull, face, mouth, jaws and associated structures in adults and children (right from newborns), for both bony as well as soft tissue components. On par with the most advanced facilities for Craniomaxillofacial Surgery in the world, the team of internationally trained Consultants and Specialists, with the support of state-of-the-art technical and clinical support, provides comprehensive solutions that transform lives of individuals with craniofacial deformities, by not just changing the way they look, but the way the world looks at them.
The spectrum of services offered includes accurate diagnosis and surgical / non-surgical management of conditions like Craniofacial Syndromes, Orofacial Clefting, Sleep Apnoea, Distraction Osteogenesis, Cosmetic Orthognathic Surgery, Craniofacial and Dental Implants and Craniofacial Trauma, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgical Procedures like Management Of Cyst and Tumours, Impacted Teeth, Preprosthetic Surgery and Endodontic Surgery. Multi-disciplinary in approach, the department has combined, dedicated clinics with Specialities like Neurosurgery, Orthodontics, Speech Therapy, ENT, Oncology and Plastic Surgery for management of Complex Craniofacial Anomalies and Sleep Apnoea. Complex procedures in children, especially in neonates, are performed with the support of Pediatric, Neonatology and Anaesthesiology Departments. It also works closely with other specialities for management of craniofacial conditions in medically unstable individuals.

List of services provided:

Orthoganthic surgeries

  • Correction of facial asymmetry
  • Correction of Round face
  • Correction of large & bulky angle of the face
  • Correction of Disproportionate jaws
  • Plastic surgery of Chin

Cleft lip and Palate Surgery

  • Surgical cleft lip repair
  • Surgical cleft palate repair
  • Alveolary bone grafting
  • Maxillary advancement by Osteotomy / Distraction Osteogenesis
  • Cleft Rhinoplasty
  • Nasoalveolar moulding

Treatment of Facial bone fractures

  • Primary & Definitive Care
  • Management Of Secondary Traumatic Deformity

Cranial Procedures

  • Craniofacial procedures for trauma-both primary, secondary and post-traumatic sequelae
  • Calvarial remodelling procedures for Craniosynostosis by Osteotomy and Distraction Osteogenesis
  • Calvarial Reconstruction with Autogenous and Alloplastic material including custom made Titanium implant
  • Neonatal Calvarial Distraction Osteogenesis

Sub cranial Procedures

  • Orbital reconstruction in both primary and secondary trauma
  • Trans facial access Osteotomy to the skull base
  • Lefort 1 , 2, 3 Osteotomy
  • Distraction Osteogenesis at Lefort 1 , 2, 3 level
  • Facial Scar removal
  • Mole Removal

Tempero mandibular joint disorders

  • Treatment for clicking joint
  • Fractures involving the temperomandibular joint
  • Pain on wide mouth opening, joint dislocation, night grinding habits, reduced mouth opening.
  • Treat of Myofacial pain dysfunction syndrome
  • Tmj Ankylosis Release
  • Condylar Shave

Obstructive Sleep Apnoea

  • Bimaxillary Advancement
  • Mandibular Lengthening By Osteotomy / Distraction Osteogenesis
  • Surgery for Snoring due short lower jaw and backwardly placed lower jaw

Distraction Osteogensis

  • A new technique of Bone lengthening surgery for various congenital & acquired jaw defect

Facial pain

  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Facial palsy


Craniomaxillofacial Surgery

Best Craniomaxillofacial treatment in Bangalore

Dr. Sathish M S Vasishta

Consultant - Craniomaxillofacial Surgery

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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Oral and maxillofacial surgery in Bangalore

Dr. Anjan Kumar Shah

Sr Consultant - Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

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Dr. Sunil S Shroff

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Cleft lip & Palate correction

Cleft lip & Palate correction

  • Multidisciplinary approach to treat Cleft Patients.This includes the Plastic surgeon, Orthodontists, Speech pathologists, Prosthodontists, Otolaryngologist, Psychologists , all of which are available at ASTER CMI Hopsital.
  • Simple surgeries that can dramatically change a child's life forever..
  • Standard protocols have been laid out to ensure "SAFE" Surgeries, with regulated quality control..
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Outpatient/ Inpatient Services - Surgery Allied Specialities

Outpatient/ Inpatient Services - Surgery Allied Specialities

  • Gastroenterology clinic.
  • Liver Clinic.
  • Pancreas Clinic.
  • IBD Clinic.
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Trauma Hospital in Bangalore


  • All primary and complex trauma surgeries.
  • Zero hour trauma surgery, unless contra-indicated.
  • Minimally Invasive Techniques.
  • Pelvi-Acetabular Fracture Reconstruction and Rehabiliatitation.
  • Multi Disciplinary Appoach to Poly- Trauma Patients.
  • Early Mobilisation and Established Rehabilitation Protocols..
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Pulmonary Artery

Emergency Procedures

  • Cardioversion.
  • Pericardiocentesis.
  • Arterial line placement.
  • CVP and Pulmonary artery catheter placement.
  • Temporary pacing
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Operating Rooms

Operating Rooms

  • Perioperative anaesthetic care
  • Anaesthesia for solid organ transplant
  • Invasive monitoring of deep hypothermic circulatory arrest and associated technique
  • Anesthetic support for SSEP and MEP
  • Anaesthesia for infants, neonates and children
  • Anaesthesia for craniofacial reconstructive and cosmetic surgery
  • Labor analgesia and obstetric anaesthesia
  • Regional anesthetic techniques with ultra sound and PNS
  • Transesophageal echocardiography
  • Fibre optic bronchoscopy
  • Difficult intubation maneuvers
  • Intra aortic balloon support
  • Inotropes vasodilators and vasopressors
  • ECMO and LVAD assistance
  • Neuro monitoring: BIS, NIRS, neuromuscular monitoring, TCD
  • Special anesthetic techniques for awake craniotomies
  • Blood conservative measures
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