The surgical specialty we provide is a rare sub-specialty which plays a vital role within the Health Service of the Kingdom of Bahrain. It is known as Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMFS), which is unique in requiring a dual/double qualification in both medicine (MBChB) and dentistry (BDS). OMFS is a recognized international specialty which within Europe and North America is defined under the medical/surgical directives.
The scope of the specialty is extensive and includes the diagnosis and management of facial injuries, head and neck cancers, salivary gland diseases, facial disproportion, facial pain, temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders, impacted teeth, cysts and tumours of the jaws as well as numerous problems affecting the oral mucosa such as mouth ulcers and infections.
Complex Oral and Dental Surgery (with Intravenous Sedation and/or General Anesthesia )
Dental Implants and Bone Grafting / Augmentation
Corrective Jaw Surgery (Ortho-gnathic Surgery)
Treatment of the Temporo-mandibular Joint (Arthroscopic Surgery) and Facial Pain
Facial rejuvenation with botulinum (Botox®) and dermal filling agents
Treatment of Maxillo Facial Injuries and Trauma
Treatment of Oral and Facial Cancer and Reconstructive Surgery
Dental Treatment of Medically Compromised Patients and Those with Special Needs
The Royal Medical Services of the Bahrain Defence Force is the only provider of a fully comprehensive Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Service in the Kingdom of Bahrain of a doubly/dual qualified Maxillofacial Surgeon and it is proud to provide the highest calibre of care locally and regionally.