Oral & maxillofacial Unit

Head and Neck cancer is the most prevalent form of cancer in the Indian Subcontinent. This specific cancer especially has an adverse effect and impact on the quality of life of the patient. Many patients are left with debilitating deformities post-surgery.

Keeping this in mind, Onco-Life Cancer Centre has established an Oral and Maxillofacial Department for Oral Rehabilitation in the center itself. This Department takes care of patients by giving them necessary oral rehabilitation after surgery. This department also prepares the patient for dental for the radiation phase of treatment.

We do have all the facilities, equipment and trained manpower necessary for this department. Routine dental procedures are also done in this department.

We do Conduct various medical camps for Oral cancer screening, spreading awareness, Tobacco cessation programmes, etc via this department.

Oral & Maxillofacial Unit
Days: Monday - Saturday | Time: 9:30 pm to 6:00 pm

FAQ'S

Q. Who is the best maxillofacial surgeon in Pune?

Dr. Prasad Kaware has over 18 years of extensive experience in the field of dentistry. He has worked in Saudi Arabia as head of dentistry along with performing various procedures. He is available full time in Onco-Life Cancer Centre.

Q. Can a maxillofacial surgeon be a plastic surgeon or a cosmetic surgeon?

Yes, Specifically for facial ,oral cavity and neck.

Q. Can a maxillofacial surgeon perform rhinoplasty?

No,rhinoplasty can be skilfully done by ENT Surgeon.

Q. What are the common causes of mouth cancer?

1)Habits (Tobacco,Gutka,Betel nuts) 2) Heredity 3)Sharp teeth ,continues irritation. 4) Lifestyle.

Q. What is the cost of the treatment of mouth cancer in India?

All Treatment cost varies on various factors such as type of cancer, its location, its size, which treatment course is being taken, etc.