Oral and maxillofacial surgery requires an additional 4 – 6 years of hospital-based surgical and anesthesia training after graduation from dental school. As an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Lawhorn manages a wide variety of problems relating to the mouth, teeth and facial regions. Dr. Lawhorn practices a full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery with expertise ranging from dental implant surgery and wisdom tooth removal to corrective jaw surgery. This also includes techniques designed to rebuild bone structure with minimal surgical intervention and optimal patient comfort. We can also diagnose and treat facial pain, facial injuries, and fractures.
Our staff is trained in assisting with intravenous (IV) sedation and outpatient general anesthesia in our state-of-the-art office setting. Patients are continuously monitored during and after surgery.
The surgical staff at Statesboro Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery are experienced oral and maxillofacial surgery assistants. Our staff are informed administrative personnel, well-versed in dental and medical insurance
policies, and are CPR certified.