Facial Trauma Treatment in Columbus, Ohio
Dr. Gregory Michaels is trained, skilled, and uniquely qualified to manage and treat facial trauma. He is well versed in emergency care, acute treatment, and long-term reconstruction and rehabilitation of facial injuries. The science and art of treating these injuries requires special training involving hands on experience and an understanding of how the treatment provided will influence the patient’s long term function and appearance.
Types of Facial Trauma
Dr. Gregory Michaels can handle the following conditions:
- Facial lacerations
- Intra oral lacerations
- Avulsed (knocked out) teeth
- Fractured facial bones (cheek, nose or eye socket)
- Fractured jaws (upper and lower jaw)
Causes of Facial Trauma
There are a number of possible causes of facial trauma such as motor vehicle accidents, accidental falls, sports injuries, interpersonal violence, and work-related injuries. These injuries may involve teeth, skin, nerves, and/or bones of the face.