Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Case of the Month

September, 2001


The patient is a 8 y.o. male who was kicked in the face by a horse.


Medical history was negative. Oral - Facial examination revealed the patient to have a through and through laceration of the superior labia, creating a traumatic cleft lip. The anterior nasal spine was fractured in addition to the nasal bones.


  1. Through and Through Facial Laceration of Superior Labia
  2. Nasal Fracture

Plan / Treatment:

3 Weeks Post Operative

Patient treated by:
  • Dr. Steven R. Tucker Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

 Steven R. Tucker DMD, PSC
 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
 909 Scherm Road
 Owensboro, KY 42301
 phone: 1-270-926-4107
 fax: 1-270-926-4166
 url: www.srt-psc.com


Last Modified :September 3, 2001

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