Oral and maxillofacial surgeon

What does he do?

He is the dentist who specializes in treating diseases, wounds and anomalies of the mouth and jaws and surrounding structures. He is the specialist of wisdom teeth extraction and dental implants.

When should you consult a maxillofacial surgeon?

To have wisdom teeth removed, to install a dental implant, for a corrective jaw surgery or a facial reconstruction. A referral from your general dentist is not necessary to consult an oral and maxillofacial surgeon.