ORAL MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY
Our expert doctors cover a wide range of ailments to be able to address all our patients requirements.
Through its vast medical services, expert staff, progressive medical technology and country-wide network facilities, Emirates Hospital, an Emirates Healthcare Company, aims to provide a consistent, cultivating world of health, catering to the real-time medical needs of patients, in a cost-effective way.
Oral Maxillofacial Surgery
Oral and maxillofacial surgery is a Super specialty which treats the entire craniomaxillofacial complex: anatomical area of the mouth, jaws, face, and skull, as well as associated structures. Our team led by Professor Jehad Al Sukhun is highly trained and comes with more than 15 years of experience in the field of oral maxillofacial surgery
The maxillofacial department is fully equipped with the latest equipments to diagnose and treat the wide range of Cosmetic and Reconstructive Maxillofacial Surgery which largely comprise of two areas:
- Cranio-maxillofacial trauma, including zygomatic (cheek bone), orbital (eye socket), mandibular and nasal fractures as well as facial soft tissue lacerations and penetrating neck injuries
- Rhinoplasty to treat fractures and deformity of the nose.
- Craniofacial surgery/pediatric maxillofacial surgery, including cleft lip and palate surgery and trans-cranial craniofacial surgery including Fronto-Orbital Advancement and Remodeling (FOAR) and total vault remodeling
- Head and neck cancer and microvascular reconstruction using free flap surgery
- Temporo-mandibular joint surgery i.e. Classical surgery vs. arthroplasty
- Salivary gland surgery i.e. Superficial / total Parotid gland reoval, submandibular gland removal
- Orthognathic surgery to treat facial deformities such as severely protruded / retruded upper and lower jaws.
- Genioplasty to deal with deformities of retruded or protruded chin
- Maxillofacial regeneration, which is re-formation of the facial region by advanced stem cell technique
- Dento-alveoalr surgery i.e. removal of impacted wisdom teeth, provision of dental implants including bone graft and / or sinus lift. Particular interest in providing Same Day Dental Implant.
- The use of 3D implants to define facial bones and the lower jaw. Special interest in creating Nefertiti look
- Full v.s semi face lift. Special interest in the sue of the latest technology of endoscopic face lift.
- Treatment of double chin and / or lipo suction.
- No surgical face lift using threads and no surgical rejuvenation in the form of fillers and BOTOX.