Maxillofacial Surgery
in Washington MO

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Facial Surgery

Facial surgery involves so many procedures it would be difficult to list them all here. Well known ones include factures, lesions, TMJ surgery and many more. Dr. Pernoud has performed all of these oral and maxillofacial surgeries. He can diagnose all these conditions. Upon diagnosis, most problems can be treated in the office. If not Dr. Pernoud will make sure you are advised of what treatment you need and the appropriate setting you may need to be in for that treatment.

Dr. Pernoud’s ability to diagnose and treat facial problems of all kinds comes with years of specialty training and teaching experience. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to call and we will schedule a consultation appointment.


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What is Oral Maxillofacial Surgery?

In technical terms, oral maxillofacial surgery is a special type of surgery that deals with a correction in the facial region. It is effective for treating many oral diseases and defects that have impacted the development of your head, neck and jaw areas. All present conditions must be quickly diagnosed in order to help you avoid further potential risks.

At Countywide Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, we are committed to assisting every patient when they contact us to schedule oral maxillofacial surgery in Washington MO. No matter the severity of your condition or how scared you may be about the process, we offer you peace of mind by keeping you informed about what you can expect before, during and after your appointment.


Experienced Maxillofacial Surgeon in Washington MO

Only a skilled professional can perform oral maxillofacial surgery, as many years of training and preparation are required. A qualified candidate for this training must be knowledgeable about dentistry, surgery and medicine.

Dr. Michael J. Pernoud is an oral surgeon with notable accolades, from being recognized 3 years in a row as the best in his field by his peers in St. Louis Magazine to fulfilling his role as a Clinical Instructor and being affiliated with multiple hospitals in surrounding areas that we serve, including Franklin County, Cuba, Sullivan, Herman and Union. He also has an unparalleled level of experience and knows how to identify and correct all maxillofacial issues right away.

All aesthetics are examined before oral maxillofacial surgery so that Dr. Pernoud can produce an accurate diagnosis. The procedure may entail removing impacted teeth or repairing facial trauma. Other factors in relation to maxillofacial surgery may include:

  • Elimination and Management of Oral Diseases
  • Correcting Impaired Bone Structures
  • Fixing Trauma of the Face, Neck, Jaw and Mouth Areas
  • Reversing Cleft Lip, Palate and Other Congenital Defects
  • Getting Rid of Snoring & Sleep Apnea 
  • Overall Enhancement of Facial Appearance and Functions

What Can Maxillofacial Surgery Correct?

Some other common conditions treated by maxillofacial surgery at Countywide Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery are:

  • Facial Trauma
  • Craniofacial Abnormalities
  • Pathological Conditions
  • Fractured Bones
  • Temporomandibular Joint Problems (TMJ)

To learn more about how maxillofacial surgery in Washington MO can correct your facial trauma or oral issues, contact us to schedule a new patient appointment. We serve St. Louis, Chesterfield, Washington, Eureka, Wildwood, Pacific, Sullivan, St Charles, St Peters Lake, and O’Fallon.