Maxillofacial Surgery Treatment and Complications Maxillofacial surgery is an operation performed by a highly trained dental surgeon. A variety of maxillofacial procedures can treat diseases, fix injuries or correct defects in your face, jaw or mouth. As with any operation, maxillofacial surgery has certain risks. But the procedures help many reduce pain, fix deformities and restore function. What is maxillofacial surgery? Maxillofacial surgery is a special type of dentistry.
What is Temporomandibular Joint by Dr. Luis Gavin Temporomandibular Joint is the area where the mandible articulates with the cranium. It is described as a complex, multiaxial, synovial, bicondylar and ginglimoarthroidal joint. TMJ is also known as Cranio Mandibular Joint/Articulation Why we should know TMJ? Most patients consult a dentist because of pain and dysfunction in temporo mandibular region TMD (Temporomandibular Disorders) include myofascial pain, internal dearrangement, inflammation, dislocation,
Tinnitus by Dr. Luis Gavin What is tinnitus? Tinnitus is commonly described as a ringing in the ears, but it also can sound like roaring, clicking, hissing, or buzzing. It may be soft or loud, high pitched or low pitched. You might hear it in either one or both ears. Roughly 10 percent of the adult population of the United States has experienced tinnitus lasting at least five minutes