Oral Surgery

Oral surgery is the area of medicine concerned with correcting problems or damage to the mouth, teeth and jaw. It is often referred to as "Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery" which combines oral surgery with surgery on the structures of the face, sinuses and neck.

Oral surgery is commonly performed to remove wisdom teeth, prepare the mouth for dentures, and repair jaw problems. Oral surgeons may also perform more advanced procedures as required after trauma or severe disease damages the structures of the mouth.