Facial Trauma - John T. Bowman, DMD, MD
Facial trauma, or broken bones and tissue damage in the jaw and facial areas, requires experienced care to support proper healing and restored function. John T. Bowman, DMD, MD, provides maxillofacial surgery in Boca Raton, helping patients who require specialized treatment for facial injuries. Our surgeon is supported by a dedicated and helpful team who address patients personally.
If you have suffered broken or damaged skeletal facial structure, please contact us. We also see referrals from general dentists, plastic surgeons, or medical doctors and coordinate care for a full recovery.
Why Visit our Boca Raton Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon?
As an oral surgeon, Dr. Bowman offers a wealth of experience and specialized technology to treat issues regarding skeletal structure or soft tissues of the face and mouth. He is uniquely positioned to coordinate with other care providers, including dentists, doctors, and plastic surgeons to facilitate comprehensive care for injuries. John T. Bowman, DMD, offers modern treatment techniques and a gentle approach to address complex issues regarding facial and jaw injuries. It is our goal to deliver efficient care that enables full healing, so patients can return to their daily lives. Dr. Bowman treats the following issues:
· Facial Bone Fractures
· Fractured Teeth or Restorations
· Knocked Out Teeth
· Broken Jaw
· TMJ Dysfunction
Treatment for Facial Trauma in Boca Raton
Our range of oral and maxillofacial surgical procedures protects healthy bone and tissues while stabilizing your health for proper healing. Whether your condition has affected your neck, head, or face, Dr. Bowman diagnoses the issue and keeps you informed of the best treatments for recovery. Depending on the severity of broken bones or other structures, treatment may be more extensive.
Proper care for skeletal damage is determined by patient health, age, and type of wound. All work is completed with aesthetics in mind; efforts are directed toward restoring the natural function of bones without impacting your appearance. Reconstructive surgery may be necessary to repair the damage that has affected facial shape and structure. Bones may need to be held in place with aids, such as plates and screws, allowing them to heal naturally. Throughout your treatment plan, Dr. Bowman ensures your comfort and provides successful care.
Skin Lacerations and Wounds
When treating cuts and other extensive skin damage Dr. Bowman’s goal is protect the natural appearance and function of soft tissues, including those inside the mouth. Gums and important structures such as salivary glands require a delicate touch, which our practice provides.
Whether you have an avulsed (knocked-out) tooth, or fractured teeth and restorations, our oral surgeon can provide specialized care to improve your health and comfort. This may include procedures to place viable teeth back in the jaw, treatment for complex teeth extraction, or teeth replacement with dental implants.
Contact John T. Bowman, DMD, MD after Facial Trauma
Our oral and maxillofacial surgeon is experienced, caring, and provides the best care available to patients experiencing severe damage related to oral and facial trauma. Please ask your general dentist for a referral, or call us to schedule an appointment for trauma treatment.