Facial Trauma Treatment in Sugar Land, TX
There are millions of facial trauma cases are treated each year by oral and maxillofacial surgeons across the country. Oral and maxillofacial surgeons are key members of most emergency room trauma teams in major hospitals. Just like a Cardiologist will be called upon to treat heart-related conditions, an Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon will be called upon to manage and treat facial trauma cases. Dr. Johnson is credentialed at Houston Methodist and Memorial Hermann Hospital Systems.
Some of the most common causes of facial injuries include:
- Sports injuries
- Accidents in the home
- Work-related injuries
- Motor vehicle accidents
- Physical assaults
Some of the more commonly seen facial trauma injuries include:
- Fractured jaws (upper and lower jaw
- Nasal fracture or broken nose
- Zygoma or cheek bone fractures
- Orbit or Eye socket/bone fractures
- Facial and Ear lacerations or cuts
Minor injuries may only require sutures. Serious injury may involve a more complex approach and require more than one treatment or surgery.
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AREAS WE SERVE
- Sugar Land
- Missouri City
- The Woodlands
- Surrounding Areas