Why Choose an Oral Surgeon? Fort Wayne, IN
Why Choose an Oral Surgeon?
Dr. Lugakingira Explains Why you Should Choose an Oral Surgeon
Oral and maxillofacial surgeons offer unique education, knowledge, and skills that enables them to perform a number of highly complex procedures in the head and neck regions, specifically of the mouth and jaw. In addition to completing four years of dental school, oral surgeons are surgically trained during a four-to-six-year long residency program, alongside medical students and residents, in a hospital-based setting. This extensive training and education is unparalleled in the dental field and puts oral surgeons at a unique advantage above other specialists in the industry when it comes the level of quality and care for patients. Drs. Mulokozi Lugakingira and Franklin Awah take pride in being able to offer you comprehensive oral health care backed by sound education, years of specialized experience, and advanced technology and techniques.
Oral surgeons have advanced training in:
- Facial trauma
- Wisdom teeth extraction
- Orthognathic (jaw) surgery
- Dental implants
- Oral biopsies
- Bone grafting
- TMJ Disorder
- Reconstructive surgery
Combining Experience and Technology
While their expertise and knowledge alone can provide you with exceptional care, our doctors offer the most current and cutting-edge advanced dental technology and surgical techniques available today. From the Cone Bean CT scan to virtual surgical planning, we choose to continuously train in new procedures and update our office technology to provide you with the most minimally-invasive, predictable, and effective oral health care solutions for you and your family.
Drs. Lugakingira and Awah have successfully completed all the educational requirements and rigorous advanced training necessary to obtain the title of an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. Their in-depth knowledge of facial anatomy, including the mouth, jaw, face, and skull, enables them to not only diagnose and treat complex functional issues or injuries, but skillfully restore aesthetics to the face as well. No matter your oral health needs, you will receive the most comprehensive and effective treatment for a beautiful, healthy, and functional smile.