Success Stories

16 year old who was unable to consume food

The patient was a 16 year old teenage girl from Burundi, Africa. She had a condition wherein she wasn’t able to eat for over 10 years due to fused bilateral mandibular (jaw) joints. 

The girl was flown into Seven Hills Hospital at Mumbai, India. There she was successfully operated. The procedure is known as Temporomantibular Joint Arthroplasty. After this, the patient was able to eat food of her choice after the surgery and has returned to her home country.