Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Oral and maxillofacial surgeons refer to specialists who possess advanced expertise and training in diagnosing and treating various forms of neck and head issues and injuries. Typically, an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, after spending four years in dental school, has to complete another four to six years of formal training in the treatment of craniomaxillofacial complex – a specialty that is internationally recognized by the American Dental Association (ADA) as one of 9 dental specialties.
An oral and maxillofacial surgeon is capable of diagnosing and treating various conditions. Some of the conditions, treatments, and procedures that an oral and maxillofacial surgeon has to deal with regularly include:
- Facial Reconstruction, Facial Pain, & TMJ
- Wisdom Teeth
- Impacted Teeth & Tooth Extractions
- Dental Implants
- Palate & Cleft Lip
- Sleep Apnea
- Cysts, Oral Cancers, Biopsies, & Tumors
- Facial Cosmetic Surgery
- Misaligned Jaws
Whether you are referred to our office by your dentist, you are experiencing some worrying symptoms, or you just need to find answers to some questions, please get in touch with our office to schedule an appointment today. We are committed to answering your questions and providing you with the best treatment!