Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Department Overview

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery is a speciality which acts as a connecting link between medical & dental fraternity. This speciality deals with diagnosis ,prevention and management of trauma ,infections , neoplasms & developmental defects arising in the Oral and Maxillofacial region.

• Minor oral surgical procedures like
• Surgical extraction of impacted teeth,
• Excision of Mucocele, fibroma , unaesthetic moles .
• Incision and drainage of oro-facial space infections.
• Enucleation and \or marsupialization of cystic lesion
• Buccal as well as lingual frenectomies & corticotomies
• Dental implant surgeries
•Pre-prosthetic surgeries etc are performed daily in the department.
• Major surgical procedures like :
• Surgical management of trauma,
• Excision of oro-facial tumours along with the reconstruction.
• Closure of Oro-antral and Oro –Nasal communications
• Hard and Soft tissue Grafting
• Surgical management of oro-facial developmental anomalies
• Correction of Jaw discrepancies
• Surgical management of Neuralgias & Neuropathies.
• Management of pre malignant lesions and conditions
• Surgical management of temporomandibular joint disorders are carried out in our state of art operation theatres under strict aseptic conditions.
• Department trains undergraduate students for,extraction of teeth,
• Local anaesthesia techniques,
• Basic emergency training,
• Management of medically compromised patients • Complications that can occur during surgical procedures in the dental clinic.
• Post graduate students are trained to perform Minor as well as Major ,Elective and Emergency Oral and Maxillofacial surgical procedures under the able guidance of our highly qualified team of Surgeons.