After a car accident or other facial trauma, you may require surgery to correct the damage. Some of the types of facial trauma, include facial lacerations, knocked out teeth, broken or fractured cheek, nose, jaw, or eye socket. Facial trauma causes a high degree of physical and emotional trauma to the patient. Correcting facial trauma requires special training and an in depth understanding of the long term functioning and appearance of the face. Oral maxillofacial surgeons are specially trained to perform all types of surgery that is needed after facial trauma. If you or a loved one had an accident and are experiencing facial trauma, call us today for a referral to an oral maxillofacial surgeon.