Various diseases and jaw, head, neck face and skull -congenital or acquired- pathologies are diagnosed, prevent and treated. Acquired pathology can be originated by tumor, trauma, degeneration or aging.
Dental implants are also placed by maxillofacial surgeons, always after treatment planning with other required professionals for each situation.
Procedures and interventions that are more commonly performed in oral and maxillofacial surgery include:
- Wisdom tooth surgery.
- Apicoectomy (Removal the tip of the infected root and surrounding tissue).
- Cystectomy (Removal of cysts).
- Retained canines surgery.
- Implant placement.
- Sinus lift surgery.
- Bone grafts.
- Advanced Implantology.