SURGEONS

Complications or Side Effects that Can Occur from this Surgery

Some complications may result from the surgery or the placement of the device. Like all joint reconstruction, jaw reconstruction with implants is serious and complex. It is not without risk. It is important to evaluate the possible
benefits to patient as well as the risks of surgery as you help your patient make their decision regarding whether or not to have surgery. There are a number of possible complications. These may require treatment. The possibility of complications
is related to the patient's condition at the time of the surgery, the surgery itself, and their medical history, especially past surgeries related to TMJ.