Oral Surgery

Oral surgery involves diagnosing and treating oral conditions that require surgical intervention. These may include:

Tooth extraction

There are a number of reasons why a tooth may need to be removed including:

Dental implants

This involves placing implants in the jawbone to which replacement teeth are later fitted. Dental implants are a long lasting solution to missing teeth and can also provide increased stability to a new or existing denture.

Jaw correction

This type of surgery is performed by oral and maxillofacial surgeons and common reasons for carrying it out include:

Detection and treatment of disease

During regular check-ups, dentists will look for signs of oral cancer and if necessary a surgical biopsy may be undertaken. If cancer is detected, surgery is also used as a treatment method.

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