Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

What is an oral & maxillofacial surgeon?

First, maxillofacial is a term used to describe actions of, pertaining to, or affecting the jaws and face - such as maxillofacial surgery. In addition to being a periodontist, Dr. Steinhilber also specializes in the diagnosis, surgical and adjunctive treatment of diseases, injuries, and defects involving both the functional and esthetic aspects of the hard and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial region.