Why see an oral and maxillofacial surgeon?
Oral and maxillofacial surgeons treat many diseases and injuries in the head, neck, face, and jaw. An oral and maxillofacial surgeon can help with issues like improper jaw alignment, oral cancer, sleep apnea, complex tooth extractions, complex facial reconstruction, and much more.
What is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon?
Oral and maxillofacial surgeons are licensed dentists who have advanced surgical training. They have completed four years of dental school as well as a four-year residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery. These surgeons have the expertise required to diagnose and treat a number of conditions in the oral and facial region.
Our clinic offers the following procedures:
- Surgical tooth extraction and replacement
- Oral surgical procedures
- Jaw alignment and jaw joint repair
- Jaw, oral, or facial tumor diagnosis and removal
- Facial and jaw reconstruction and realignment