Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is the treatment of injuries, diseases and disorders of the mouth, face and jaws.
Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons have both dental and medical qualifications, as well as specialist surgical training. They are trained to manage the majority of issues involving the dental structures, upper/lower jaw bones, temporomandibular joint (TMJ), and facial bones.
The specialists at Prince of Wales Private Hospital are able to perform:
- Corrective jaw surgery – Corrective procedures for facial asymmetry/deformity, obstructive sleep apnoea, malocclusion and TMJ (jaw joint) disorders.
- Facial trauma – To fix fractures of the bones of the nose, jaws, cheeks, eyes and skull.
- Oral pathology – Benign tumours and cancers of the mouth and jaws.
- Oral surgery/surgical dentistry – Including wisdom tooth surgery, dental extractions, dental implants for oral rehabilitation, including bone grafts to the jaws and sinuses.
To find an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon accredited to work at our Hospital, please refer to the Prince of Wales Private Hospital Specialist Directory.
If you would like to know more about our Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery services, please contact: