Our Specialty is Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Procedures

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is a speciality that performs surgical procedures of the teeth, jaws and the face.

Patients have come to us suffering from either defects or injuries relating to the teeth, jaws or face. You may in some cases be referred to us by your Dentist or Physician. BC Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery also handles emergency services (facial injuries/trauma).

With our specialist Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, Dr. B Chummun Heeramun, extensive training and experience, along with her skilled and professional team, you can be assured that your treatment is performed with great care and expertise.

You can find out more about our Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Services by clicking on the procedures below and/or contact us via our online form or email us on

Impacted Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth removal is one of the most common types of oral surgery because they often cause crowding of existing teeth or erupt at an angle.

Find out more >

Exposure of Impacted Teeth

After wisdom teeth, the maxillary canines (upper eye teeth) are the 2nd most common teeth to become impacted and impeded from erupting into a functional position within the mouth. Every effort should be made to bring these teeth into a healthy and functional position.

Find out more >

Facial Trauma

Surgery is sometimes required to treat facial injuries such as Soft Tissue Lacerations, Chipped or Avulsed Teeth, Fractures to Facial Bones and Jaw. Facial trauma can be caused by many different things including accidental falls, motor vehicle accidents, interpersonal violence, sports and work-related injuries.

Find out more >

Pre-prosthetic Surgery

Pre-prosthetic surgery is a type of oral surgery that is performed prior to the placement of complete or partial dentures. It is done to ensure that dentures fit properly and can be worn comfortably. Pre-prosthetic surgery restores oral function and facial form.

Find out more >

General Tooth Extractions

We do all kinds of extractions from simple, surgical, impacted wisdom teeth and bony extractions using either local or general anesthesia

Find out more >

Biopsy/Oral Pathology

Oral lesions may occur anywhere in the mouth, including the tongue, floor of mouth (under the tongue), lips, the roof of the mouth (palate), gums, and throat. If a lesion is present, early assessment and evaluation by an Oral Surgeon with experience treating these lesions are vital.

Find out more >

Emergency Appointment

Oral Surgery emergencies are rare occurrences for the vast majority. But when you find yourself in need of immediate Oral Surgery care such as Accidents, Chipped tooth, Facial trauma, Jaw Pain, Bitten/Cut Tongue or cheek, BC Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery offers late or same day appointments in our offices to ensure you can be seen in a timely manner.

Find out more >

"Excellence in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery"

At BC Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery your health, safety and comfort is our top priority. We are dedicated to providing you with the highest quality service and care, and strive to exceed your expectations in a relaxed, friendly environment.