Surgery

Oral and maxillofacial surgery

 Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery is a surgical specialty which involves the diagnosis, surgery and adjunctive treatment of diseases, injuries and defects involving both the functional and aesthetic aspects of the hard and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial region.More simply put, the oral and maxillofacial surgeon is the orthopedic surgeon of the facial region..Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons are well known throughout the Mid-Atlantic region for specialization in various surgical areas, including:Management of complex maxillofacial bone fractures (Mandibula, Maxilla, Zygoma, Orbita end etc.) andManagement of facial injuries including: facial lacerations, lip lacerations, intra-oral lacerations, fractured teeth, avulsed (knocked out) teeth, fractured facial bones (cheek or nose) and fractured jaws (upper and lower jaw).Comprehensive management of oral and head and neck pathology, including tumors and malignanciesReconstructive Maxillofacial procedures following tumor treatmentManagement of head and neck traumatic injuriesSurgical management of head and neck nerve injuriesTemporomandibular joint evaluation, diagnosis, and managementRoutine and advanced dentoalveolar surgeryBenign and malignant cysts and tumors of the oral and facial regions. Severe infections of the oral cavity, salivary glands, jaws, and neck are also treated. Surgical management of Obsctructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome. ...

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Thyroid Gland surgery

THYROID DISEASESWhat is a thyroid gland?Thyroid gland is a butterfly-shaped gland located in the front part of the neck, under the throat. The thyroid gland is one of the hormone-releasing glands in the blood and has a very important role for our body. The thyroid glands release tyrosine (T4) and tyryodothyronine (T3), the so-called hormones. These hormones regulate the metabolism rate of your body and help control the energy levels of your body.What is Thyroid DiseasesSince the thyroid gland is a hormone-releasing gland, the disorder in this function will cause various diseases. Hypothyroidism is called less hormone secretion, and hyperthyroidism is called much hormone secretion.Hypothyroidism is the most common thyroid disease. It is more common in females and increases in the incidence with age. The most common cause of hypothyroidism is Hashimoto thyroiditis. In this disease your immune system attacks your thyroid gland and hinders it from producing enough hormone. Hypothyroidism can also be seen from birth due mainly to the treatment of radioactive iodine used in the treatment of other thyroid diseases, as a result of surgery and also due to the non-development of the thyroid gland.The most common cause of hyperthyroidism is Graves' disease. The thyroid gland grows... ...

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