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Dislocation of TMJ Managed by Closed Reduction


This is the case of a 27 year male with non-traumatic, unilateral anterior temporomandibular joint dislocation of the left side.

A well-built Indian male visited Aster Hospital’s Dental OPD in a very anxious and nervous state complaining of inability to close his mouth just after yawning. He said that the issue occurred at around 7 AM, immediately after which he rushed to Aster Hospital, Mankhool (Dubai) from Sharjah. Continue reading “Dislocation of TMJ Managed by Closed Reduction”

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World Osteoporosis Day | Love Your Bones


Osteoporosis Day - Love your bones

1 in 3 women and 1 in 5 men aged 50 years and above, are estimated to suffer from osteoporosis.[1] Worldwide, osteoporosis causes more than 8.9 million fractures annually, resulting in an osteoporotic fracture every 3 seconds.[2]

Osteoporosis is a bone condition that causes the bone to become porous. Continue reading “World Osteoporosis Day | Love Your Bones”

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Vesicovaginal Fistula Repair


Vesicovaginal Fistula Repair - Dr. Mahavir Deshmane, Specialist Urologist

A 46 year old, mother of three children visited Aster Hospital’s Urology OPD in February 2017 with complaints of continuous leakage of urine since the last 6 months.

Her social life was devastated and she has very low self-esteem. She had previously undergone a hysterectomy elsewhere. She did not have any other medical illness or risk factors.  Continue reading “Vesicovaginal Fistula Repair”

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