Oral surgery is the specialty dedicated to study, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the hard and soft tissues of the mouth.

Most common surgeries are the extraction of wisdom teeth (third molars), canines included surgery and supernumerary teeth. Frenulum resection, removal of cysts or small tumors, biopsies of precancerous lesions for pathological studies, treatment of odontogenic infections and periapical surgery, among others.