Dr Sam Verco

Melbourne

About Dr Sam Verco

Dr Sam Verco is an Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon in Brighton East, VIC, Australia.


Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Oral and maxillofacial surgeons specialise in treatment of the mouth, face and jaws. (‘Maxillo’ comes from maxilla, the major bone of the upper jaw.) There is a wide range of procedures. Dentoalveolar surgery (to the teeth and bone that surrounds it) includes: removing and transplanting teeth; inserting dental implants; soft tissue or bone grafting; apicectomy (root tip removal); pericision or fibrotomy (detachment of the fibres that attach the tooth to the bone via the gum); and frenectomy (removal of tissue). Orthognathic surgery treats conditions of the face and jaws related to structure and growth, temporomandibular (TMJ) joint (the jaw joint); malocclusions (improper bites) or other orthodontic problems. Maxillofacial surgery includes treating trauma (injuries) such as broken teeth and jaws, and tissue trauma. It also treats a range of other disorders, including of the soft tissues and salivary glands.

Contact Dr Sam Verco

03 9593 2691
759 Nepean Hwy
Brighton East 3187 VIC

03 9593 2691
1022 Nepean Hwy
Mornington 3931 VIC

759 Nepean Hwy VIC 3187 Australia
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