Oral and maxillofacial surgery is a specialty of dentistry that focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of diseases, injuries, and defects of the oral and facial regions. This type of surgery may be necessary to treat a variety of conditions, including tooth extractions, dental implant placement, jaw surgery, and more. At Hon Van Cao, DDS in Riverside, CA, we offer oral and maxillofacial surgery as a safe and effective way to improve your oral health and restore your smile.
Benefits of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Oral and maxillofacial surgery has several benefits, including:
- Improved Oral Health: Oral and maxillofacial surgery can treat a variety of conditions that affect the teeth, gums, and jawbone, improving your overall oral health.
- Restored Functionality: Many oral and maxillofacial surgeries can restore the functionality of your mouth, allowing you to chew, speak, and smile with ease.
- Enhanced Aesthetics: Some oral and maxillofacial surgeries, such as dental implant placement and jaw surgery, can enhance the appearance of your smile.
Why Choose Hon Van Cao, DDS for Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery?
At Hon Van Cao, DDS, we understand that oral and maxillofacial surgery can be a complex and delicate procedure. That’s why we strive to provide a comfortable and stress-free environment for our patients. Here are some reasons why you should choose us for your oral and maxillofacial surgery:
- Expertise: Dr. Cao has extensive experience in oral and maxillofacial surgery and other dental procedures. He has treated thousands of patients and is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care.
- State-of-the-Art Technology: Our practice is equipped with the latest technology, including digital imaging and electronic records. This allows us to diagnose and treat complex cases with greater accuracy and precision.
- Personalized Care: We take the time to listen to your concerns and answer any questions you may have about the procedure. We also offer sedation options to help you feel more comfortable during the treatment.
Frequently Asked Questions about Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
What types of procedures are included in oral and maxillofacial surgery?
Oral and maxillofacial surgery includes a wide range of procedures, including tooth extractions, dental implant placement, jaw surgery, and treatment of facial injuries and deformities.
How long does recovery take after oral and maxillofacial surgery?
Recovery time varies depending on the type of procedure performed. Some procedures require only a few days of recovery, while others may take several weeks.
Is oral and maxillofacial surgery painful?
Most patients report feeling little to no pain during the procedure. Local anesthesia is used to numb the affected area, and we also offer sedation options to help you feel more comfortable.
Is oral and maxillofacial surgery expensive?
The cost of oral and maxillofacial surgery varies depending on the type of procedure performed. However, our team can work with you to explore financing options and insurance coverage to help make the treatment more affordable.
If you have any other questions or concerns about oral and maxillofacial surgery or would like to schedule a consultation with our experienced oral surgeon, please contact our office in Riverside, CA. We look forward to helping you restore your oral health and maintain a beautiful, healthy smile.