Head of Department
Dentist: From Dental Department
Maxillo Facial Unit
The unit is responsible for treating all patients presenting with maxilla facial condition that needs continuous assessment or management.It specializes in surgical interventions (operations), medical intervention for conditions that need medicine, and health education on maxilla facial conditions. The unit has been active for more than 18 years. The unit admits patients with abscess/dental carriers, facial injuries, fractured mandibles, swollen and bleeding gums, and cleft-lip palates. Patients has to be referred from dental or casualty unit in the hospital, local clinic and hospitals in order to get access to the Maxillo facial services. The unit has 1 consultant, 6 dentist and nurses working in the unit. The staff working in the unit has good team spirit, in served training program, and utilizes resources available properly in assisting with the patient’s conditions.
Dental clinic is about quality comprehensive oral health care to the public. The clinic specializes with dental extraction , dental examination, and consultation, oral health education, scaling and polishing, preventive dental care through dental restorations and fissure sealant, fluoride treatment, rehabilitative care through dentured, root canal treatment, specialized maxilla facial care including fractures; turiours, impactionser. The public may access its services through referrals from local clinics and other sub-districts as well as straight after screening by a dentist.