Oral and maxillofacial surgery

 
 

Treatments may be performed on the craniomaxillofacial complex mouth, jaws :

Dentoalveolar surgery (surgery to remove impacted teeth , difficult tooth  extractions, extractions on medically compromised patients, bone grafting or preprosthetic surgery to provide better anatomy for the placement of ,implants , dentures or other dental prostheses)

  • Surgery to insert osseointegrated (bone fused) dental implants and maxillofacial implants for attaching craniofacial prostheses and bone anchored hearing aids.
  • Corrective jaw surgery (orthognathic surgery), surgical treatment and/or splinting of sleep apnea, maxillomandibular advancement, genioplasty
  • Diagnosis and treatment of:
    • benign pathology (cysts, tumors etc.)
    • congenital craniofacial malformations such as cleft lip and palate and cranial vault malformations such as craniosynostosis, (craniofacial surgery)
    • chronic facial pain disorders
    • temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders
    • Dysgnathia (incorrect bite), and orthognathic (literally "straight bite") reconstructive surgery, orthognathic surgery, maxillomandibular advancement, surgical correction of facial asymmetry.
    • soft and hard tissue trauma of the oral and maxillofacial region.