Arthrocentesis of the temporomandibular joint : definition and use

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Cirugía Maxilofacial

Arthrocentesis of the temporomandibular joint : definition and use

The temporomandibular joint is the only joint we have in the head, and it is located between the jaw and the base of the skull, just in front of the ears. At the junction between these two bones there is a cartilage wafer, called the condyle disc, which smoothens the friction between them and keeps...

We are the best private center in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery for the third consecutive year

The Merco Health Reputation Monitor has recognized Teknon's Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery service as the best private service in Spain in 2019 for the third consecutive year. In this ranking, our center is in seventh global position and in first position among private care centers. The Health Reputation Monitor (MRS) is the only independent study...

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) in the extraction of wisdom teeth

In recent years, indications have been added to the factors derived from platelet concentrates. Platelet-rich plasma is nothing more than a concentrate of the factors present in the patient's blood that are purified and concentrated prior to surgery in the clinic itself. Being a blood product of the patient, any risk of disease transmission is...

Maxillofacial deformities: types and causes

Maxillofacial deformities include a good number of alterations that are characterized by involving different elements of the facial skeleton. In a generic way, these are divided into two large groups: congenital and acquired. In the congenital group are included those alterations that are already present in the individual at the time of birth. The most...