Oral & Maxillofacial

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (OMFS) are surgical specialists who treat all kinds of pathology, defects and injuries to the head, face, jaws and teeth.

Our oral surgeons frequently work in conjunction with our orthodontists in the treatment of patients requiring orthognathic (jaw) surgery. Whatever condition your child is suffering from, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery have the expertise to help.

The clinical evaluation and diagnosis of oral mucosal diseases are in the scope of oral & maxillofacial pathology specialists and oral medicine practitioners, both disciplines of dentistry. When a microscopic evaluation is needed, a biopsy is taken, and microscopically observed by a pathologist.

Our team has developed a comprehensive research program focused on developing new techniques and increasing the knowledge of common conditions.

Q.   What can I do if I have facial pain?

A.   Facial pain, either acute or chronic, can be very distressing. Do visit your dentist (or doctor) if you are worried.