maxillofacial

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of or relating to the upper jaw and face (particularly with reference to specialized surgery of the maxilla)

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Medical-grade silicone maxillofacial prosthetic material has the ability to match any skin colour using intrinsic and extrinsic colour system and is colour stable, has rubbery consistency to match the elasticity of the skin, is biologically inert, and is thus biocompatible.
Therapeutic effect- After surgical procedures in trauma and carcinoma cases, maxillofacial prosthetic aids help by acting as carriers for medicinal applications.
Taniguchi, "Development of an automatic speech intelligibility test system using a computerized speech recognition technique," Maxillofacial Prosthetics, vol.
Maxillofacial prosthetics; multidisciplinary practice.
Called the Maxillofacial Prosthetics department, it is the phase of rehabilitation "when surgeons get done trying to fix somebody with tissue and bone issues," according to the department chief, Col.
Dental surgical intervention services include CDT codes for surgical periodontal services, maxillofacial prosthetics, implant services, oral and maxillofacial surgery and surgical endodontic services.
He had a Residency in Prosthetic Dentistry at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Wood Wisconsin and a Residency in Maxillofacial Prosthetics at the United States Naval Dental School in Bethesda, Maryland.
Over the past 3 1/2 days, two specialists in maxillofacial prosthetics - one from Eugene and one from Florida - created a prosthetic "face" for Steltz.
In such cases, restoration of facial tissues can be done using maxillofacial prosthetics. Introduction of newer materials like silicones, poly ether rubbers and use of implants to retain these prostheses have provided a new hope for the rehabilitation of such patients.