Our dental hospital in Guntur specialises in oral and maxillofacial surgery. There are a wide range of diseases that comes under oral dentistry such as tooth loss,wisdom toothremoval, dental implants, unequal jaw growth(malocclusion),extraction of teeth,treatment of endodontal disease,adjunctive treatments etc.Confydentz dental hospital make sure that you go through comfortable treatment.Oral and maxillofacial surgeons hold expertise in
It isnot necessary to remove an infected wisdom tooth.There are various treatment process by which a natural tooth can become infection free.In certain cases infected tooth need to be extracted reasons are-:
There are various factors which need to be kept in mind to remove a wisdom tooth.It depend on the level of infection,age of the person,condition of the jaw bone etc.A dentist can give a perfect opinion on when wisdom tooth should be removed.
An oral and maxillofacial surgeon is considered ideal for wisdom tooth extraction.
There are various types of anesthesia used depending on the area of infection and depth of the tooth root.
Removal of wisdom tooth differs from one person to another.It depend on the condition of tooth, area of infection,condition of the jaw bone.It generally takes around 30 minutes to remove a wisdom tooth.
The whole process of wisdom tooth removal is quite painless as anesthesia is injected around the gum area.A person might feel little pain and swelling after the wisdom tooth is removed
Maxillocial Trauma is a sudden situation when a person experiences facial injuries from an outside blunt force.This may be due a road accident.sudden fight among people,falling form a height.It can also happen because of a disease or facial tumor. Maxillofacial Trauma may result in nasal fractures,jaw bone fractures or dislocation.It also includes breakage of any other facial or neck bone.
Breaking of the bones of face and mouth are called as facial fractures.This includes lower jaw, upper jaw, nose, and bones surrounding the eyes.
There are basically two types of treatments available for facial fractures
Healing depend on treatment you have undergone.It generally takes 2 to 3 weeks for to settle after a facial fracture treatment.However complete healing differs from person to person and body to body.
After a facial injury facial muscles gets damaged.face muscles and tissues take time to heal sometime even months.A person might experience numbness or zero sensation on the affected area.
To repair the facial fractures stainless steel titanium miniplates and biodegradable resorbable plates are used.Titanium plates are fully compatable and very easy in application.These plates can also be used in children treatment.
These plates are generally left inside the body as they help in providing a good structure and support.They are removed only in a case of infection.
These plates do not set of the metal detectors at the airports because they are made up of titanium.
Titanium plates are compatable to human body.They do not pose any kind of difficult to a person.It is necessary to tell beforehand while undergoing a magnetic resonance imaging(MRI) and computerised tomography(CT).
IT is suggested not to blow nose for next few days after having a facial injury.This can escalate the problem which can result in swelling in face and around the eyes.The person might feel pain in the facial area.
These instructions need to be followed-
Corrective Jaw Surgeries are suggested to those people who have irregular or unequal jaws.This Surgery is done to remove all types of deformities in the jaw bone.
Temperomandibular joint ankylosis is a defect where in the patient cannot open the mouth due to fusion of the TMJ. The main causes include, trauma to lower jaw which goes unnoticed during childhood, ear infections, forceps delivery etc.
The pathologies like ameloblastoma , odontogenic keratocyst , skull base tumors , salivary gland tumors etc affect the head & neck region are called as Maxillofacial pathology.
Infections that happen because of periodontal abscess or a decayed tooth are known as maxillofacial infections.Early recognition and right treatment procedure can solve these infection issues.
Patients suffering from this condition will have difficulty in opening the mouth, severe burning sensation of the oral cavity, reduced tongue movements etc. This infection is related to Oral cancers which is the result areca nut chewing.