학회연혁
Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon
An oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon cares for trauma patients with facial fractures, facial lacerations, and other injuries.

구강악안면외과의사는 얼굴뼈가 골절되었거나 얼굴의 찢어진 상처 및 관련된 외상을 치료합니다.

In addition, the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon removes teeth and prepares jaws for denture construction by specialized surgical techniques such as skin or bone grafts and implants which aid in stabillizing dentures.

구강악안면외과 의사는 피부나 골 이식이나 의치고정을 위한 임플란트등을 이용한 외과적 시술을 통해 치아를 발거하거나, 의치제작을 위해서 턱을 교정해줍니다.

The Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon is well trained in the reconstruction or malformed faces caused by growth disturvances of the jaws.

구강악안면외과 의사는 턱의 성장장애에 따른 변형(기형) 얼굴의 재건에 대해 잘 교육 받았습니다.

The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon treats patients with cleft lip and palate and other birth defects.

구강악안면외과 의사는 언청이나 출생시의 여러가지 문제들을 지닌 환자를 치료합니다.

The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon manages patients with cancer of the oral and maxillofacial areas and reconstructs those individuals following surgery to remove the cancerous growht.

구강악안면외과 의사는 입이나 얼굴부위나 턱부위에 생긴 암종을 지닌 환자를 치료하며 이러한 암종의 제거에 따른 부위에 대해서 재건성형을 시행하게 됩니다.

The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon uses general anesthesia, intravenous sedation, and or local anesthesia in an outpatient setting for removal of teeth and other procedures.

구강악안면외과 의사는 전신마취나, 정맥주사마취등을 이용하여 외래에서는 치아의 발치나 다른 술식들에 대해서 국소마취를 이용합니다.

Temporomandibular joint surgery for correcting malfunctions of hte joint as well as pain is done by theOral and Maxillofacial surgeon.

구강악안면외과 의사는 관절부위의 이상기능과 통증조절을 위한 턱관절(악관절)수술을 시행합니다.

Reconstruction surgery and cosmetic surgery of the face may be part of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon's expertise.

구강악안면외과 의사는 인조물줄이나 환자자신의 뼈를 이용해서 얼굴뼈에 대한 재건성형을 시행합니다.

Craniofacial surgery and cosmetic surgery of the face may be part of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon;s expertise.

두개안면수술과, 얼굴부위의 미용수술 또한 구강악안면외과 의사의 영역중 하나입니다.

From the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Saving Faces - Changing Lives


Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons are:

Hospital trained? (수련전공과정을 거친다?)
After four years of dental school every Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
receives four to seven years hospital residency training, OMSs serve alongside medical residents in general surgery, trauma surgery, anesthesia, plastic surgery and phtsical diagnosis at prestigious teaching hospitals across the nation.
Trauma specialists? (외상에대한 전문가?)
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons are often the first to treat facial and cranial injuries due to auto accidents, gunshot wounds and other trauma.
In fact, Lever I trauma centers are required to gave OMSs on cail to do complex reconstuction of the mouth, face and jaws, Many trauma treatment techniques used today were first developed by Oral and Maxillofacial Surfeons in comvat hospitals in World War Ⅱ Korea and Vietnam.
Cleft palate pioneers? (구개열 수술의 개척?)
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons pioneered cleft palate and other facial reconstruction surgeryin the early 1900s. OMSs were among the founders of the current specialty of plastic surgery. established in the late 1920s.
Cancer surgeons? (종양-암종 외과의?)
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons diagnose and treat cancer and other diseases of the mouth, face and jaws. Oncologists and other medical specialists frequently refer patients to OMSs, for surgery and other treatment.
Anesthesia experts? (마취 전문가?)
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons receive more training in anesthesia and pain control than any other specialists except anesthesiologists. OMSs pioneered many office-based anesthesia techniques now used by other specialists. Most states certify OMS office anesthesia programs based on standards developed by the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. The result of this public/private sector cooperation is an office anesthesia safety record rivaling that of hospitals.
Implant inventors? (임플란트 전문가?)
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons successfully place more than half a million dental implants each year, giving patients a longer lasting, more comfortable and stronger alternative to entures and dental crowns. OMSs also use implants to anchor prosthetic ears, noses and eyebrows, and to repair damaged or malformed facial bones.
Bite correctors? (교합-이물림의 개선?)
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons surgically adjust jaw bones to help patients with severe over- or under bites chew more comfortably and speak more clearty.
The surgeons who extract wisdom teeth? (사랑니 발치 외과?)
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons extract millions of wisdom teeth annually, saving patients from the pain and risk of infection that impacted molars can bring.