University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (292216)
Specialized in: oral and maxillofacial surgery
The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden in Germany, headed by Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Dr. med. dent. Günter Lauer, provides an inpatient and outpatient treatment to patients with diseases of the teeth, oral cavity, as well as head and neck. Due to the state-of-the-art equipment and highly qualified physicians, there are used all common conventional and innovative treatments.
The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden offers a wide range of operations in the field of dental surgery, as well as aesthetic and plastic facial surgery. In addition to a simple tooth removal, there are performed removals and explosure of displaced teeth, radiectomy (with the use of a surgical microscope and retrograde filling), correction of frenulum and tongue, surgery to improve prosthetic bed, removal of cysts, transplantation of teeth, dental implants (also in combination with the augmentation of the jaw bone and sinus lift surgery), treatment of scars and wrinkles, removal of benign tumors in the oral cavity and face, as well as endoscopic removal of salivary calculus (sialolithotomy).
Apart from diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, medical care at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden in Germany also includes nursing and psychological support of patients in the Department. On average, Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Dr. med. dent. Günter Lauer and the medical team under his direction annually treat about 1,200 inpatients. The Department has 25 beds and 2 beds for intensive care in the state-of-the-art single, double and triple rooms. The patients with tumors, skull fractures, dysgnathia, extensive inflammation of bone and soft tissues are mainly treated on an inpatient basis. If children need a corresponding inpatient care, they are accommodated in the specialized Pediatric Section of the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden in Germany.
The main treatment focuses of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden in Germany include:
- Trauma surgery (skull injuries)
- Tumor treatment
- Malformation surgery
- Surgical correction of jaw pathologies (dysgnathia treatment)
- Plastic and aesthetic surgery
- Treatment of temporomandibular joint disorders
- Laser surgery
- Dental surgery
- Dental X-ray
- Oral mucosal diseases
- Salivary gland diseases
- Diseases of the maxillary sinuses
- Pain therapy
- Dresden, Germany