Balaji Dental and Craniofacial Hospital


Balaji Dental and Craniofacial Hospital is amongst the best dental hospitals in India. This was according to several nationwide surveys. Various zonal assessment agencies have named us as the best dental hospital in Chennai.

Established in 1993, we have grown over the years. All services that encompass total oral healthcare are available with us. We are now the premier multispecialty dental and cranio-maxillofacial hospital in Chennai, India. We are an ISO 9001:2015 certified hospital. We offer world class treatment in a patient friendly environment. We enforce strict aseptic and sterilization protocols in all aspects of patient care.

Prof S M Balaji is an acclaimed oral and cranio-maxillofacial surgeon. He has over 28 years of experience performing more than 20,000 surgeries. Dr S M Balaji is world renowned for his cleft lip and palate surgeries. He has introduced many innovations into cleft repair surgery. These innovations have become accepted the world over by leading cleft surgeons. DrBalaji has rehabilitated over 1000 syndromic children with complex surgeries. The seamless adaptation of technology with innovation is the hallmark of his surgeries.

The surgeries he performs range from the simple to the very complex. Examples of the former are simple jaw fractures and traditional surgical procedures. The complex include surgical deformity correction on children affected by syndromes. This is possible using internal distraction osteogenesis and protein-guided tissue engineering with rh-BMP2

DrSM Balaji specializes in reconstruction craniofacial surgery for head and neck cancer survivors. He is also noted for facial bone and jaw deformity correction. Facial trauma and facial cosmetic correction procedures are also performed here. Temporomandibular joint and orthognathic jaw correction surgeries are specialties of our hospital.

He also has extensive experience in cyst removal surgery. Dr. SM Balaji also performs sinus lift surgery for placement of dental implants on a near daily basis. Simultaneous four-quadrant impaction surgery is also performed here. DrS M Balaji is an astute clinician and researcher. His innovations in cleft lip and palate surgeries have won him accolades all over the world.

We have a dental outpatient clinic, equipped with twelve state-of-art dental chairs. Services provided here include preventive and corrective dental services. We offer regular dental treatments here. The hospital is a specialty center for cosmetic dentistry and orthodontic teeth straightening. Root canal therapy, zirconium crowns and treatment of gum diseases are also done here.