Maxillofacial Surgery

Maxillofacial surgery is the dental specialty that is responsible for the study, detection, diagnosis and treatment of dental, oral and maxillofacial pathologies of the head, face and neck that require surgical operations.

At Cenyt Dental, our maxillofacial surgeons work together with our dentists to develop a diagnosis and treatment as complete as possible. All the maxillofacial surgery operations carried out in our dental clinic imply a previous study of the case and a subsequent analysis to determine which the ideal treatment for the patient is.

Dolor en la mandíbula

Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) pathology

Problems related to the Temporomandibular joint refer to damage to the muscles or joints that connect the jaw to the skull. Its symptoms are pain in the jaw, face, neck, stiffness in the jaw or a bad occlusion.

After a surgical operation, the pains and discomfort subside.

Patología glándulas salivares

Pathology of the Salivary Glands

The treatments of maxillofacial surgery of the salivary glands are performed on those patients who have pathologies of inflammation and irritation of the glands, obstruction, cysts or even cancer.

Maxillofacial surgery is in these cases the solution to traumatic lesions of the salivary glands.

Cirugía Ortognática en Estepona

Dentofacial anomalies and orthognathic surgery

In those occasions in which there are alterations in the maxillary bone or the jaw, usually also problems in the bite or dental malocclusions are generated.

The solution is to carry out a combined treatment of orthognathic surgery and orthodontics in order to correct, align and center the jaw and the jawbones.

Traumatología facial en Estepona

Facial traumatology

Facial traumatology is responsible for treating injuries that affect facial and dental structures. The most common injuries are fractures of the jaw or the jawbone, whether caused by a blow, a fall or an accident.

The surgeon will be in charge of offering a safe treatment for the patient to solve facial deformations.

Dolor de cuello por problemas dentales

Cervical surgery

Problems related to cervical structures are closely related to maxillofacial surgery, since it is responsible for the treatment of pathologies such as cervicalgia.

In these cases, intervention of a dentist and a maxillary surgeon is necessary to determine the origin of the pain and what its solution would be.

Cirugía oncológica en Málaga y Estepona

Oncological Surgery of the Oral Cavity

Oncological surgery treatments are performed in patients who have cancer in the oral cavity.

These operations have as main objective restoration of the area affected by malignant tumors in both the oral and mandibular cavities and elimination of any remnant tumor in order to return the lost functionality.

Operación labio leporino en Estepona

Oral and maxillofacial pathology in children

We look for the origin and causes of children’s diseases which affect their mouth and related oral structures so that we can establish the correct diagnosis and also begin a completely personalized treatment.

Malformations in the lip or on the palate are the main problems that we solve in our dental clinic in Estepona.