Oral surgery is a highly sophisticated and important branch of dentistry. Oral surgery is performed after the dentist conducts a thorough diagnosis and determines the patients’ candidacy for the operation.
Commonly performed oral surgeries
Dental surgeries can be considered as a combination of dentistry as well as medicine, as they involve traits of both these streams. In simple words, oral surgery is the diagnosis and surgical treatment of the mouth and surrounding facial features. Some of the common types of oral surgeries are as follows:
- Oral trauma
- Facial fracture
- Implant placement
- Bone graft
- Gum graft