Maxillofacial Surgery

What is maxillofacial surgery?

Oral and maxillofacial surgery is a procedure used to treat wide gamut of ailments, injuries and imperfections observed in the head, neck, face, jaws and the associated hard and soft tissues. Shalby offers full spectrum of oral and maxillofacial surgical treatments and creates a benchmark in the field. Our Maxillofacial Department is made of highly skilled specialists, performing the whole spectrum of treatments ranging from minor oral surgeries to complex craniofacial surgeries.

What are the different sub-specialties? Oral surgery:

Oral surgery includes surgical extraction of teeth, third molar surgery (wisdom tooth surgery), Pre-prosthetic surgery (before denture placement), closure of Oroantral Fistula, Peri-implant Surgeries (Sinus lift Procedure, Ridge Augmentation) and Block Grafting.

Cysts and tumors of the jaws:

The treatment for various cysts of the jaws and surgery of benign tumors affecting jaws like Odontogenic and Nonodontogenic-ameloblastoma, Myxoma, giant cell lesions, Ossifying Fibroma, vascular malformation of jaws, Neurofibroma, Schwanoma, Fibroma, etc. are available at Shalby Hospitals.

Maxillofacial trauma:

Treatment for fractures of Craniofacial Complex including mandible, maxillae and midface, nasal bones, zygoma, naso-orbito-ethmoid, frontal bones, etc. are available at Shalby Hospitals.

Salivary gland surgery:

Surgeries like salivary stone removal, duct plasty, submandibular gland excision, surgeries for benign and malignant tumors of minor and major glands like pleomorphic adenoma, mucoepidermoid carcinoma, adenoid cystic carcinoma, etc., and Parotidectomy are available at Shalby Hospitals.

TMJ surgery:

Surgery for acute and chronic dislocation (TMJ disc and capsule surgeries), TMJ ankylosis release (gap and inter-positional arthroplasty), Surgeries for internal derangement, and TMJ arthroscopy are available at Shalby Hospitals.

Cleft and Craniofacial surgery:

Treatments for Cleft lip and palate repair, Complex facial cleft repair, Palatal defect closure, Cranioplasty and orbito-midfacial advancement for craniofacial synostosis are available at Shalby Hospitals.

Orthognathic surgery and craniofacial distraction osteogenesis:

Genioplasty (chin surgeries), Jaw deformity correction – mandibular and maxillary advancement and setback, Jaw advancement surgery for obstructive sleep apnea, Facial profile correction, facial height and width correction, Mandibular and midfacial lengthening by distraction osteogenesis treatments are available at Shalby Hospitals.

Oro-facial reconstruction:

Ear & Nose reconstruction, various local and regional and pedicled flaps, Non-vascularised bone grafts, Microvascular free composite tissue transfer, etc. are available at Shalby Hospitals.

Esthetic facial surgery:

Rhinoplasty (nose correction), blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery), face lift (ageing face correction), brow lift, forehead left, submental liposuction (double chin correction), etc. are available at Shalby Hospitals.

Oro-facial infections:

At Shalby Hospitals, you can avail treatment for Facial space infections and abscess, ludwig’s angina, oseteomyelitis of jaw bones, etc.

Maxillofacial neurologic surgeries:

Treatments for facial palsy and trigeminal neuralgia are available at Shalby Hospitals.

Pre-malignant and malignant conditions of the jaws and mouth:

Surgery for oral submucos fibrosis (surgery for widening the mouth cavity in tobacco chewers), white patches – leukoplakia, management of oral cancer, etc. are available at Shalby Hospitals.

Contact Shalby for Maxilofacial Surgery and Oral Surgery in India. Shalby Hospitals has the best Maxilofacial set-up, Oral Hospital, Oral Clinic, and Maxilofacial Clinic in India.

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