Oral Maxillofacial Surgery

Welcome to the Department of Maxillofacial Surgery at Kuwait Hospital

Our department is dedicated to the diagnosis, surgical, and adjunctive treatment of diseases, injuries, and defects involving both the functional and aesthetic aspects of the hard and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial region. Our team is composed of highly skilled surgeons, nurses, and support staff who are committed to providing comprehensive and compassionate care to our patients. 


Our mission is to deliver state-of-the-art maxillofacial treatment that is accessible and personalized, ensuring optimal patient outcomes and satisfaction. We are committed to advancing the field through research and education while adhering to the highest ethical standards.


To be recognized as a leader in maxillofacial surgery by setting the highest standards in patient care, education, and community service. 

Services Provided by the Maxillofacial Department

Dentoalveolar Surgery – We provide expert services in the extraction of impacted teeth, complex tooth extractions, and pre-prosthetic surgery to prepare the mouth for dental implants or other dental appliances. 

Dental Implants – Our department offers the latest in dental implant technology, providing patients with stable and long-lasting solutions for missing teeth, enhancing both function and appearance. 

Orthognathic Surgery – This service corrects conditions of the jaw and face related to structure, growth, sleep apnea, TMJ disorders, malocclusion problems owing to skeletal disharmonies, or other orthodontic problems that cannot be easily treated with braces. 

Facial Trauma Surgery – We provide immediate and comprehensive treatment for facial injuries, including facial lacerations, fractured facial bones (cheek, nose, or eye socket), and fractures of the upper and lower jaws. 

Pathology and Reconstruction – Diagnosis and treatment of benign and malignant cysts, tumors of the mouth and jaws, as well as subsequent reconstructive surgery using state-of-the-art techniques and materials. 

TMJ Disorders and Facial Pain – Treatment for a range of TMJ disorders including TMJ pain, dysfunction, and arthritis, employing both non-surgical and surgical therapies. 

Cosmetic Facial Surgery 

  • Facial Implants – Customized implants to enhance facial contours and correct asymmetries. 
  • Genioplasty – Surgery to reshape the chin, either by enhancement with an implant or reduction surgery on the bone. 
  • Botox and Fillers – Non-surgical treatments to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and restore facial volume using FDA-approved products. 
  • Gummy Smile Correction – Treatment to reduce the excessive display of gum tissue when smiling, often involving surgical procedures like crown lengthening, orthodontic treatments, or muscle repositioning. 
  • Lip Enhancement – Cosmetic procedures to augment or reshape the lips for improved aesthetic appearance, using techniques such as lip fillers, fat grafting, or surgical lip augmentation. 
  • Cheek Reduction Surgery – Surgical procedures to reduce the prominence or volume of the cheeks, often performed to address excessive fullness or asymmetry in the midface region. 
  • Eyebrow Lift (Brow Lift) – Surgical or non-surgical techniques to elevate and rejuvenate the position of the eyebrows, reducing sagging and wrinkles in the forehead and upper eyelid area. 
  • Forehead Reduction Surgery – Surgical procedures to reduce the size or prominence of the forehead, often performed to address concerns related to forehead height or contour irregularities. 

Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery – We provide treatment for congenital anomalies such as cleft lip and palate, enhancing both function and cosmetic appearance. 

Snoring and Sleep Apnea Surgery – Surgical solutions to address breathing problems during sleep, improving overall health. 

Team and Facilities: 

Our team includes renowned surgeons, dedicated anesthesiologists, skilled nurses, and supportive administrative staff, all equipped with advanced medical technologies in state-of-the-art facilities designed for patient comfort and optimal treatment outcomes. 

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You are unique and so should your healthcare plan be personalized to your wellbeing. Our board-certified doctors are highly experienced and qualified to guide you on your healthcare journey, from consultation and diagnosis to treatment and recovery.  

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