What is Dentoalveolar Surgery?
Dentoalveolar surgery is the removal of impacted teeth and difficult extractions, and the treatment of diseases of the teeth, soft tissue, and the jawbone.
What are Dentoalveolar Procedures?
The most common dentolalveolar procedure is the extraction of teeth which are either badly decayed or impacted. Other dentoalveolar procedures include:
- Adding, reshaping or removing hard and soft tissue supporting teeth
- Biopsy and removal of lesions, and simple cysts of the mouth
- Controlling oral infections
- Removal of impacted teeth (ie. Wisdom Teeth)