What procedures are included in the oral and maxillofacial surgery

What procedures are included in the oral and maxillofacial surgery?

Oral and maxillofacial surgeons are experts in the treatment of jawline, neck, and facial imperfections. The surgeons in this field have to undergo additional training! When we talk about treatments and procedures for injuries, diseases, and deformation in the oral and maxillofacial region, it falls under the domain of oral and maxillofacial surgeons. The field covers both functional and aesthetical procedures.

Dental Implants          

Dental implants are a procedure that helps in the restoration of lost teeth. It is a complex surgery and falls under the domain of oral and maxillofacial surgeons. These dental experts have a specialization in problems in the jawline, neck, and face.

Removal of Wisdom Tooth

There are four wisdom teeth in grown-ups including upper-left, upper right, lower left, and lower right. The first wisdom tooth shows up at the age of sixteen, and by the age of twenty-five, you will have all four wisdom teeth. Wisdom tooth infection is a common problem, and the oral and maxillofacial surgeons treat it.

Bone Grafting

Bone grafting that is normally done before the dental implant surgery is another dental procedure that requires the expertise of an oral and maxillofacial surgeon. It is a procedure to encourage bone growth where needed. It is a common procedure after tooth extraction.

Bone Grafting

Corrective Jaw Surgery

People who have lots of minor dental and skeletal imperfections need corrective jaw surgery. The oral and maxillofacial surgeons have expertise in this matter and can help people with dental irregularities live a better life. 

General Extraction

The oral and maxillofacial surgery experts are a great choice for general tooth extraction as well. They have the skills, knowledge, expertise, and experience to remove teeth quickly while minimizing the recovery period.

Dentists can help people by providing them the perfect smile, but when it comes to facial and jawline irregularities, you might have to visit an oral and maxillofacial surgeon. These surgeons work to improve the life of people who fall victim to facial irregularities after accidents!

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