A patient under going oral surgery.
oral surgery definition by Webster's New World
a branch of dentistry that uses surgical methods to treat disorders and diseases of the teeth, gums, and jaws
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- oral surgeon noun
oral surgery - Medical Definition
The branch of dentistry concerned with the surgical and adjunctive treatment of diseases, injuries, and deformities of the oral and maxillofacial region.