At Frank C Raymer DDS, our oral and maxillofacial surgery services combine advanced technology and expert care to address complex dental issues and enhance your oral health. Our experienced team in Irvine is dedicated to providing specialized treatments with the utmost precision and care.

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What is Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery?

Oral and maxillofacial surgery specializes in treating numerous diseases, injuries, and defects in the head, neck, face, jaws, and the hard and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial region. It encompasses a wide range of surgical procedures, including tooth extractions, biopsies, and more.

Our Oral Surgery Services

We offer a comprehensive range of oral and maxillofacial surgeries that include, but are not limited to:
● Tooth Extractions: Safe removal of diseased or impacted teeth, including wisdom teeth.
● Bone Grafting: Restoration of jawbone structure due to tooth loss or damage.
● TMJ Disorders: Treatment for pain and dysfunction of the temporomandibular joints.

Why Choose Us?

● Experienced Specialists: Our team, led by Dr. Raymer, is highly skilled in performing a wide array of oral and maxillofacial procedures.
● State-of-the-Art Technology: We use advanced surgical techniques and technology to ensure optimal outcomes.
● Comprehensive Care: From your initial consultation to post-surgical care, we provide a coordinated and caring approach to your treatment.

What to Expect During Your Consultation

During your initial visit, we will:
1. Conduct a comprehensive examination.
2. Discuss your specific needs and concerns.
3. Develop a personalized treatment plan tailored to your condition.

Patient Care and Comfort

We understand that undergoing oral surgery can be daunting. We are committed to providing a supportive and comfortable environment, ensuring that you are fully informed and at ease every step of the way.

Schedule Your Consultation

If you require oral and maxillofacial surgery, or if you have any concerns about your oral health, do not hesitate to contact us. Schedule an appointment at Frank C Raymer DDS today by calling (949) 551-2606. Our team is ready to provide you with the expert care you need.

Frequently Asked Questions about Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

What is oral and maxillofacial surgery?

Oral and maxillofacial surgery is a specialized field of dentistry that treats a wide range of diseases, injuries, and defects in the head, neck, face, jaws, and the hard and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial region.

What types of procedures are performed by an oral and maxillofacial surgeon?

We perform a variety of procedures, including:
● Tooth Extractions: Including wisdom teeth removal.
● Bone Grafts: To repair implant sites with inadequate bone structure due to previous extractions, gum disease, or injuries.
● TMJ Disorders: Treatments for pain in the jaw joint and the surrounding muscles.

How do I know if I need oral and maxillofacial surgery?

You might need oral and maxillofacial surgery if you have:
● Advanced tooth decay or impacted teeth that require extraction.
● Experienced facial trauma.
● Symptoms of TMJ disorders.

Is oral and maxillofacial surgery safe?

Yes, oral and maxillofacial surgery is safe when performed by an experienced and qualified dentist. Frank C. Raymer D.D.S. is highly trained in all types of facial and dental procedures, ensuring the highest standards of safety and care.

What should I expect after surgery?

Post-surgical experiences vary depending on the type of procedure. Generally, some swelling and discomfort are normal and can be managed with medication prescribed by your surgeon. Detailed post-operative instructions will be provided to ensure a smooth recovery. These will include guidelines on diet, oral hygiene, and any follow-up appointments.

How long is the recovery time for oral and maxillofacial surgery?

Recovery time can vary widely based on the complexity of the surgery and the individual’s health. Simple procedures like tooth extractions may have a recovery time of a few days.

How can I prepare for oral and maxillofacial surgery?

Preparation for surgery typically includes:
● Undergoing a comprehensive evaluation and X-rays.
● Discussing your medical history and any medications you are taking.