Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Near You
Oral and maxillofacial surgeons specialize in dental conditions that affect the mouth, teeth, jaws, and face. Suppose you’ve experienced an injury to your mouth and face or suffered a condition that requires an operation on your mouth or jaw. In that case, our general dentists will refer you to our professional oral maxillofacial surgeon partners.
When Is Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Necessary?
If you’ve been in a car accident or experienced trauma to your face that requires reconstruction of your jaw or mouth, you’ll see an oral and maxillofacial surgeon for the operation. Oral and maxillofacial surgeons have graduate degrees and specializations in facial restoration, making them experts in the field.
What Does an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon Do?
The advanced education and training that oral and maxillofacial surgeons undergo prepare them for performing surgeries that repair and treat bones and soft tissues in the face, jaw, and mouth. Their line of work is to rebuild and reconstruct jaws and mouths so their patients can eat, chew, and speak naturally.