niamh boyle | oral surgery | implant dentistry
BA BDent Sc MFD FFD(OSOM) RCSI
Procedures can be carried out under local anaesthesia alone or with additional
monitored intravenous sedation
if appropriate for anxious patients .
There are a variety of circumstances where your general dentist will decide that a referral to an oral surgery clinic is required.
Oral surgery aims to correct a wide spectrum of diseases, injuries and defects in the jaws and the hard and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial region.
A number of conditions may require oral surgery, including:
-Removal of retained roots/fractured teeth
-Enucleation of cystic lesions of the jaws
Removal of minor soft tissue lesions