Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department

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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department

The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Istishari Arab Hospital is one of the modern and advanced specialties, as it is equipped with the best modern medical equipment under the supervision of an experienced medical staff and is constantly aware of developments that will provide the best advanced medical and surgical care for patients.

Oral and maxillofacial surgery is a specialty of dentistry that includes the diagnosis and surgical and non-surgical treatment of diseases, injuries, and deformities of soft and bone tissues in the oral and maxillofacial area, both functionally and aesthetically.

The department takes care of providing medical services with everything related to the oral and maxillofacial area, including jaw restoration, treatment of lesions in the jaw area, cancerous tumors, surgical correction and other various operations.

Medical Services

Cancer Treatment

  • Oral squamous cell carcinoma
  • Salivary gland cancer of all kinds
  • Jaw bone cancer
  • Oral and maxillofacial tissue tumors, such as the tongue, cheek, and lip
  • Tumors of the skin and tissues surrounding the mouth and jaws


Reconstructive Treatments

Restoration of jaw tissue deficiency that may result from removing cancerous tumors, traffic accidents, genetic problems, or others by:

  • Taking bone grafts from different parts of the body
  • Soft tissue transfer and transplantation in areas of impairment
  • Implanting tissues and artificial devices to replace areas of impairment


Fracture and Accident Treatments

  • Eye socket fractures
  • Cheekbone fractures
  • Upper jaw fractures in different locations
  • Fractures of the lower jaw, such as mandibular body fractures, jaw angle fractures, or fractures surrounding the temporomandibular joint bone.
  • Fractures surrounding the alveolar bone surrounding the teeth


Surgical Orthodontics and Jaw Aesthetics

  • Restoring the correct relationship between the upper and lower jaws, adjusting the occlusal position through computerized planning, and developing an accurate treatment plan, by working on one jaw or both jaws.
  • Surgery, operations, sculpting the chin and placing it in the correct aesthetic relationship in proportion to the dimensions of the face.
  • Tissue implants to support the jaws


Head and Jaw Pain

  • Diagnosing headaches of all kinds
  • Temporomandibular joint pain and problems
  • Develop an appropriate treatment plan for pharmacological and surgical treatment


Cleft Lip Treatment

  • Cleft lip treatment
  • Cleft palate treatment
  • Orthopedic grafting treatment for alveolar bone cleft


Minor Operations

  • Removal of cysts caused by infections in the jaws
  • Wisdom teeth extractions, etc
  • Bone implant
  • Dental implants
  • Sinus lift and bone grafting

Head Of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department

Dr. Jawad Abu Tair

Dr. Jawad Abu Tair

Specialist in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr. Jawad Abu Tair is a Specialist in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery with over 30 years of experience. Currently he is the head of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department at The Istishari Arab Hospital.
Prior to joining Istishari Arab Hospital in Ramallah, Dr. Abu Tair worked at Hadassah Ein Karem Hospital - Jerusalem and at the Arab American University - Jenin.
Dr. Abu Tair graduated from the Faculty of Dentistry from Jordan University of Science and Technology - Jordan, continued his specialized training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Hadassah Ein Karem Hospital - Jerusalem.

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