This term is understood to mean all those surgical techniques used to treat diseases of the soft and hard tissues of the oral cavity, generally using locoregional anesthesia; this means that even when it is a complicated case, usually the patients can be treated on an outpatient basis.
Among them the treatment of the problems of the third molars, popularly called wisdom teeth, are very common. Other frequent interventions are the extractions of remains of other teeth included, fenestrations for orthodontic treatments, correction of braces etc. In the maxillary bones the frequency of appearance of cysts and tumors is much higher than in other bones due to the presence of the teeth. Most of the cysts are of dental origin, some of inflammatory type and others of the development. The tumors are much rarer.
The maxillofacial surgery unit offers you among other services:
- Extirpations of tumors and cysts.
- Simple bone fractures.
- Biopsies of pharynx, nostrils and ganglion.
- Preprosthetic surgery.
- Review of scars.
- Salivary fistula.
- Treatment of cleft lip.
- Surgery for cranial facial malformations.
- Treatment of tongue cancer.
- Third molar intervention.
- Maxillary reconstruction.