Dentoalveolar surgery is the treatment of diseases of the teeth, soft tissue, and the jawbone.
The most common dentoalveolar procedure is the extraction of teeth that are either badly decayed or impacted (i.e. wisdom teeth).
Other dentoalveolar procedures include:
Your oral and maxillofacial surgeon works with your general dentist and other dental specialists to deliver safe and proven techniques in dentoalveolar surgery. Please ask your doctor if you have any questions regarding your treatment.