When you experience a car accident or other facial trauma, you may require surgery to correct the damage. Oral and Maxillofacial surgeons are specially trained to perform all types of surgery that is needed after facial trauma. Facial trauma can be repaired in a local hospital or outpatient surgery center. There are many types of facial trauma, which may require surgery, include facial lacerations, knocked out teeth, broken or fractured cheek, nose, jaw, or eye socket.
Facial trauma may cause a high degree of physical and emotional trauma to the patient. Correcting facial trauma requires special training and an in depth understanding of the long term functioning and appearance of the face. We are pleased to work with some great Oral and Maxillofacial surgeons who will take into consideration the patient’s prior appearance and any permanent damage that will affect the results.