Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Oral & maxillofacial surgery is a unique surgical speciality concerned with diagnosis and treatment of diseases affecting the mouth, jaws, face and neck. It is generally considered as a bridge between ‘medicine’ and ‘dentistry.’ The scope of oral & maxillofacial surgery includes:
  • Dentoalveolar surgery - removal of wisdom teeth, oral rehabilitation with dental implants, frenectomy etc.,
  • Management of facial injuries - fractures as well as soft tissue injuries
  • Salivary gland diseases
  • Temporomandibular joint disorders
  • Benign pathological conditions like cysts and tumours
  • Skin malignancies
  • Facial deformity correction - protruded or retruded jaws, asymmetry etc.,
  • Obstructive sleep apnea
  • Head and neck cancers
  • Facial reconstruction procedures
  • Facial cosmetic surgery
Department of oral & maxillofacial surgery in AIG Hospitals believes in a holistic approach to health and is committed to excellence. We also believe in a patient centered and personalised care.