Expert teaching in the fundamentals of oral and maxillofacial surgery Essentials of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is the key textbook for all undergraduate dentistry students and trainees starting out in oral and maxillofacial surgery, oral surgery and surgical dentistry. Condensed and revised from the major reference work Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, all revisions have been made by the editors in order to bring the text up-to-date and accessible for a student audience. The book's coverage extends from basic principles such as patient evaluation, radiographic imaging, and surgical instruments, to specific conditions and procedures, from tooth extraction and endodontic surgery to trauma, implants, dentofacial deformities and orofacial pain. It also offers: * A companion website with downloadable figures and MCQs to test your knowledge * Over 600 colour photographs, radiographs and explanatory line drawings to illuminate the text * Contributions from an international group of authors, distilled by an expert editor team
Professor M Anthony Pogrel is Professor and Chair of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of California, USA, with a joint appointment in the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in the Department of Surgery. Professor Karl-Erik Kahnberg is Professor Emeritus of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Institute of Odontology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden. Professor Lars Andersson is Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Chairman of the Department of Surgical Sciences at the Faculty of Dentistry, Kuwait University, Kuwait.
List of Contributors vii Preface xiii About the companion website xiv Part 1 Basic Principles 1 Section Editor: Tony Pogrel 1 Patient Evaluation 3 2 Radiographic Imaging in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 7 3 Local Anesthesia 15 4 Dentofacial Infection 24 5 Armamentarium for Basic Procedures 37 6 Basic Surgical Principles 44 7 Complications Associated with Dentoalveolar Surgery 53 Part 2 Dentoalveolar Surgery 61 Section Editor: Lars Andersson 8 Extraction of Teeth 63 9 Management of Impacted Teeth 77 10 Nerve Involvement in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 100 11 Autotransplantation of Teeth 107 12 Endodontic Surgery 113 13 Preprosthetic and Oral Soft Tissue Surgery 117 Part 3 Implant Surgery 125 Section Editor: Karl-Erik Kahnberg 14 Implantology 127 15 Optimal Implant Placement in the Esthetic Zone by the Use of Guided Bone Regeneration 141 16 Implant Placement in the Posterior Mandible 150 17 Use of Autogenous Bone Material for Implant Rehabilitation in the Bone Defi cient Maxilla 161 18 Biomaterials for Bone Replacement in Implant Surgery 174 Part 4 Oral Pathologic Lesions 185 Section Editor: Tony Pogrel 19 Initial Evaluation and Management of the Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology Patient 187 20 Cystic Lesions of the Jaws 195 21 Odontogenic and Non-odontogenic Tumors of the Jaws 201 22 Potentially Malignant Disorders of the Oral Mucosa 229 23 Principles of Oral Cancer Management 235 24 Management of Patients Undergoing Radiation and Chemotherapy 240 25 Salivary Gland Disorders 245 Part 5 Trauma 253 Section Editor: Lars Andersson Introduction: Oral and Maxillofacial Traumatology 255 26 Traumatic Dental Injuries 257 27 Maxillofacial Bone Fractures 274 28 Soft Tissue Injuries 288 Part 6 Dentofacial Deformities 295 Section Editor: Karl-Erik Kahnberg 29 Cleft Lip and Palate: An Overview 297 30 Correction of Dentofacial Deformities 315 31 Mandibular Reconstruction 331 Part 7 Temporomandibular Joint Disorders 345 Section Editor: Tony Pogrel 32 Diagnosis and Non-surgical Management of Orofacial Pain 347 33 Temporomandibular Joint Surgery (Including Arthroscopy) 353 Index 371