TY - CHAP A1 - Mazen Almasri ED1 - Mohammad Hosein Kalantar Motamedi Y1 - 2013-06-26 PY - 2013 T1 - The Cosmetic Considerations in Facial Defect Reconstruction N2 - The discipline of oral and maxillofacial surgery covers a wide range of diseases, conditions, injuries and defects of the head, neck, face and jaws as well as the hard and soft tissues of the oral cavity. It is an internationally recognized surgical specialty rapidly changing with evolving advancements in technology. Specialists of this field care for patients with problems such as impacted teeth, facial pain, misaligned jaws, facial injuries, oral cancer, cysts, tumors, and patients requiring facial cosmetic surgery and dental implants. New texts are needed to keep practitioners up-to-date because advancements are being made world-wide on a daily basis. This book seeks to present advanced concepts on complex topics within the scope of this dynamic discipline. BT - A Textbook of Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery SP - Ch. 21 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/52024 DO - 10.5772/52024 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-06-21 ER -