What is a maxillofacial Surgeon?

Maxillofacial surgeon is a specialist with an advanced knowledge of the conditions not only affecting teeth and jaws but also bones and soft tissues of the face.  Dental maxillofacial surgeons specialize in treating dental diseases, jaw disorders, and facial trauma. They are also trained to treat these conditions surgically and give adequate anesthesia. As the mouth contains teeth, it is closely connected to the jaws and it forms part of the face, so oral and maxillofacial surgeon is often used as a term to describe this profession.

What does a Maxillofacial surgeon do?Maxillofacial surgery is a type of oral surgery that involves the surgical part of the mouth, upper jaw, palate and oral cavity on any side of the head. A maxillofacial surgeon can do anything an oral surgeon can do and much more besides. Maxillofacial surgeons have a medical degree and have extensive training in dental medicine as well as craniofacial surgery or reconstructive facial plastic surgery for burn victims and trauma victims who have suffered injuries to their face and disabilities that require reconstruction. They are skilled in treating a variety of conditions related to the head and neck area, including:

  • Misaligned jaws
  • Oral Reconstructive surgery
  • Impacted wisdom teeth
  • Dental Implants
  • Cancers of head and neck

What Conditions Does Maxillofacial Surgeon Treat?Missing or damaged teeth are not only unsightly, but they can also affect the health and function of your smile.You may seek the care of a maxillofacial surgeon for a few reasons that include:

  • Skeletal problems
  • Facial, Neck or oral problems
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Corrective Jaw surgery
  • Facial Trauma/ injury
  • Sleep apnea
  • Congenital defects of the Jaw

Stork hospital is one of the top multi-speciality hospitals in hyderabad for maxillofacial surgery. Our doctors and staff are committed to serve all our patients with the best treatment. We are equipped with a dedicated team along with the latest technology offering comprehensive and personalized treatment makes us the best hospital for maxillofacial surgery in kompally hyderabad.

Maxillo Facial Services

  • TMJ Disorder
  • Face Trauma Surgery
  • Chin Correction
  • Aesthetic Surgery of Face
  • Scar Revision
  • Cleft lip and palate surgery
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