Maxillo Facial Surgery department is a specialiity department at Fortis JK Hospital Udaipur.
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is a branch of surgery to correct a wide spectrum of diseases, injuries and defects in the head, neck, face, jaws and the hard and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial region. It is a recognized international surgical specialty and it is one of the nine specialties of dentistry.
- Dentialveolar surgery (surgery to remove impacted teeth, difficult tooth extractions, extractions on medically compromised patients, bone grafting or preprosthetic surgery to provide better anatomy for the placement of implants, dentures, or other dental prostheses).
- Resection and enucleation of pathologies like cysts, tumors of the jaw. Soft and hard tissue trauma of the oral and maxillofacial region (jaw fractures, cheek bone fractures, nasal fractures, LeFort fracture, skull fractures and eye socket fractures). Chronic facial pain disorders.
- Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders. like Ankylosis of the TMJ, Myofascial pain distress syndrome and internal derangement of the TMJ.
- Soft and hard tissue trauma of the oral and maxillofacial region (jaw fractures, cheek bone fractures, nasal fractures, LeFort fracture, skull fractures and eye socket fractures).