Do you have any unusual lump over your jaw? It may or may not be painful, but if you don’t get it evaluated soon from a maxillofacial specialist it may be a troublesome entity...If comes out to be a dental cyst!!!

Dental cyst or jaw bone cyst is a fluid-filled cavity in your upper or lower jaw bones. You may feel the swelling gradually progressing in size in the due course of time if not treated. These jaw cysts are of many types depending upon their source of origin. It may arise from an untreated carious tooth or an impacted wisdom tooth. Some dental cysts are developmental in origin and are diagnosed as an incidental finding in routine dental checkups with complete jaw x-ray which itself signifies the important of routine dental check up from a maxillofacial specialist.

Jaw bone cyst requires an immediate intervention by a maxillofacial surgeon so as to avoid its long term devastating effects on your jaw bones. A progressively developing jaw cyst can occupy almost your complete jaw bone if ignored to due fear of treatment at early stages. The surgeons of facial virtuoso have a tremendous expertise in treating huge jaw cysts with at most ease. But we strongly recommend getting the jaw cyst treated as early after the diagnosis for the benefits of the patient because the extent and complexity of surgery increases as the size of the cyst progresses. Some part of jaw bone needs to be sacrificed if the cyst in bigger and reported late to the surgeons' team.

Having vast experience of operation more than 200 jaw cysts; surgeons of facial virtuoso are exceptionally quick in diagnosing the type and extent of the cyst. Jaw cyst removal is a simple procedure with the time dependency on the reported size of the lesion. The size of the cyst also decides the mode of anesthesia offered to the patient. A smaller jaw cyst can be easily operated with local anesthetic injections at the site of the cyst; however, it is always better to operate the larger cyst in general anesthesia with a day care observation for the at most comfort and benefit of the patient.

So never ever ignore any unusual jaw bone swelling and get it evaluated from the facial experts of facial virtuoso!!!!