Maxillofacial prosthetics is a branch of dentistry that deals with congeniatal and acquired defects of the head and neck. Maxillofacial prosthetics integrates parts of multiple disciplines including head and neck oncology, congenital malformation, plastic surgery, speech, and other related disciplines, acquired defects, might be intraoral or extraoral. Intraoral defects may involve the mandible, tongue, soft palate, or hard palate, while extraoral defects may involve any other area of the head or neck.
Each case is different, so together we will discuss
the advantages and disadvantages of each case selectively