Oral Maxillofacial Surgery

Oral and maxillofacial surgery is a branch of dentistry that deals with the art of diagnosis and treatment of various diseases, injuries and defects involving the orafacial regions. the field of oral and maxillofacial surgery has evolved through the ages from extracting teeth by tying a thread around the tooth to complex craniofacial surgeries like management of facio-maxillary injuries, maxillofacial pathologies including oral cancers, cleft lip and palate surgeries . various craniofacial syndromes and it also deals with procedures varying from placement of simple dental implants to complex facial reconstructions.


1. Extraction of teeth

2. Impacted wisdom tooth extraction

3. Treatment of cysts and tumors

4. Maxillary sinus disorder treatment

5. Facial injuries treatment including management of facial bone fractures

6. Tempero-mandibular joint disorder management

7. Management of oro-facial infections

8. Pre-prosthetic surgical procedures including implantology

9. Salivary gland diseases and its management

10. Cleft lip and palate management

11. Detection and management of oral cancer

12. Reconstruction of missing portion of jaw bones

13. Management of oro-facial pain

14. Dento-facial deformities management including orthognatic surgeries

1 Dr.Nagarajappa.D. MDS, Professor &Head Profile
2 Dr.Tanveer Ahmed MDS., Professor Profile
3 Dr.Madhumathi Nidoni MDS., Reader Profile
4 Dr Narasimhamurthy H P MDS., Asst. Professor
5 Dr Betsy Snehalath BDS., Lecturer
6 Dr.Naziya Shabreen BDS., Lecturer Profile
7 Dr Devaraj B BDS., Lecturer
8 Dr Meghana A S BDS., Lecturer