Oral and maxillofacial surgery is the specialty of dentistry that includes the diagnosis, surgical, and adjunctive treatment of diseases, injuries, and defects, including both the functional and esthetic aspects of the hard and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial regions. Many of the extensive surgical procedures done by Oral… Continue Reading Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Prosthodontics is a specialty area of dentistry, which deals with the replacement and restoration of extensively damaged or missing teeth. It may be associated with or without replacement of soft tissues. The field of Prosthodontics can be divided into two main categories termed fixed prosthodontics and removable prosthodontics. Fixed prosthodontics… Continue Reading Prosthodontics

Periodontal Surgery – Specialized surgical instruments are utilized in periodontal surgery. Surgical instruments and materials may be classified in the following manner: • Excisional and incisional instruments • Surgical curettes and sickles • Periosteal elevators • Surgical chisels and hoes • Surgical ifies • Scissors and nippers • Pocket-puncturing forceps… Continue Reading Periodontal Surgery