Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Northern Virginia, VA
Oral Surgery Expertise in Northern Virginia.
The oral surgeons at Dental Associates of Northern Virginia are highly skilled in a wide range of oral and maxillofacial procedures. Whether you require surgery to remove teeth for dental reconstruction, to enhance your appearance, or simply to aid in stabilizing dentures, we will help you get the results you hope for with the least amount of discomfort or pain.
Surgical expertise for specialized procedures.
In addition to routine oral surgery, Dental Associates has surgeons trained in more specialized surgical procedures such as correcting facial fractures, lacerations, or other injuries or malformations, including birth defects. Count on the Dental Associates surgical team to give you beautiful results in a comfortable outpatient setting.
The right sedation ensures your comfort.Dental Associates of Northern Virginia offers a number of different sedation methods to ensure the comfort of our oral surgery patients. Depending on your needs, your oral or maxillofacial surgeon will choose from general anesthesia, intravenous sedation, local anesthesia, or a combination of these methods. We’ll do everything possible to keep you relaxed and pain-free throughout your surgical procedure.
The need for surgical reconstruction.
Sometimes growth disturbances of the jaws lead to malformation of the face. When this happens, reconstructive surgery can help correct the problem. Dental Associates has surgeons specifically trained in these specialized types of procedures. We also treat patients with birth defects, cleft palates or cleft lips.
Surgical reconstruction to improve appearance and restore function.
In some Dental Associates offices, we offer maxillofacial surgeons who handle specialized reconstructive procedures for managing cancer or correcting other oral or maxillofacial concerns. In addition, we have surgeons with training in reconstructive surgery following the removal of tumors or cancerous growths. Regardless of the cause or your need, our oral and maxillofacial surgeons will do their best to give you the expert results you seek in the comfort of a fully-equipped outpatient facility.
Surgical relief for Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Syndrome.
For those who experience joint pain or clicking of the jaws, temporomandibular joint (TMJ) surgery can often alleviate the problem. TMJ occurs when the joints connecting your jaw and skull become overstretched. This frequently leads to pain in the jaw area that spreads to the face and neck. Whether your TMJ is the result of trauma or simply from grinding your teeth, your Dental Associates of Northern Virginia professionals can help.
The TMJ surgical procedure.
If you require surgery for TMJ, our surgical team’s expertise will help correct the malformation that causes your joint problem. Talk to our TMJ professionals about eliminating the discomfort and headaches frequently associated with TMJ syndrome. We’ll help you get the relief you need to bite, chew, speak, and live life more normally again. Learn more about TMJ here.
Surgical expertise for other oral and maxillofacial problems.
For some patients, oral surgery can be more than a matter of correcting a physical problem. It may also lead to a renewed sense of self-esteem. If you require facial reconstruction, our specialized oral and maxillofacial surgical expertise can help. Some Dental Associates surgeons offer specific procedures such as reconstruction of the facial bones, using either your own bone or synthetic materials. Other Dental Associates surgeons have specific training in cosmetic and craniofacial surgery. We’ll ensure you get the right surgeon and right procedure to help you look and feel your best again.
Schedule a surgical consultation.
To discover how our oral or maxillofacial surgeons can help you achieve the results you desire, schedule a consultation with the Dental Associates staff. We’ll discuss your concerns and develop the right treatment plan, either surgical or nonsurgical, to leave you with the beautiful smile and face you deserve. Rest assured, Dental Associates of Northern Virginia can help you get the care you need for improved aesthetics and greater function.