Patient Information Overview

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery requires additional years of hospital-based surgical and anesthesia training after graduation from dental school. As an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Akin manages a wide variety of problems relating to the face, mouth and dentition. Dr. Akin practices the full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery with expertise ranging from dental implant surgery and wisdom tooth removal and including bone and gingival grafting. We also treat and diagnose facial soft tissue injuries, fractures and head and neck pathology.

Click the link below to learn more about the specialty of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery from the National Organization.

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

 

Surgical Staff

Our staff is trained in assisting with Intravenous (IV) Sedation and outpatient General Anesthesia in a setting that provides care in a state-of-the-art office surgery setting in which patients are continuously monitored during and after surgery.

The staff at our office are experienced nurses and surgical assistants trained in all aspects of your surgical care. All staff are CPR certified and Clinical Staff stay current with regular emergency drills.


Bone Grafting

We have the ability to regenerate bone when needed. Socket preservation can repair sites with inadequate bone structure and allows more patients to become implant candidates.

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Dental Implants

Dental implants are changing the way people live. They are designed to provide a foundation for replacement teeth which look, feel and function like natural teeth.

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Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth are the last teeth to erupt within the mouth. When they align properly and gum tissue is healthy, wisdom teeth do not have to be removed.

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