Oral Surgery. also known as Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, is a so-called orthopedic surgery to treat many diseases, injuries and defects in the head, neck, face, jaws and the hard and soft tissues of the oral (mouth) and Cranio-maxillofacial (jaws and face) region.
Prosthodontists often part of the dental team to work hand-in-hand with oral surgeons to develop orthotics and prosthetic appliances treating a number of functional issues.
Oral Surgery procedures may involve:
Patient safety is always our priority, prior to any treatment, our oral surgeon will ensure each patient are healthy enough to undergo surgery as well as general anesthesia. It is important and mandatory to disclose full medical history especially chronic conditions, such as high blood pressure, diabetes, lung disease, and heart disease and mentioning any prescription medication, vitamin or mineral supplements you are taking prior to surgery.
At SmileWorks Dental Care, each individual patient is treated with great care and all surgical procedures are painless and in total comfort. An anesthetic gel will be given prior to injection of local anethetics agent so patient will neither feel pain nor discomfort. For complicated surgery, our team can perform inhalation sedation or a total anesthesia using I.V. sedation under the close watch of the oral surgeon and/or a trained oral surgery assistants.
Rest assured that our Oral Maxillofacial Surgeons has built a successful practice through years of experience and amongst the very best in the country.