Dr. Thomas Weil is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon practicing in Austin, TX. Dr. Weil specializes in the treatment of problems related to the face, mouth and jaws. As an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Weil is a unique dental specialist who can provide emergency medicine, perform general surgery and give anesthesia. These medical doctors are the only type of medical care specialist who can administer anesthesia, besides anesthesiologists. Typical procedures performed by Dr. Weil are tooth extractions, especially wisdom teeth, corrective jaw surgery, cleft palate surgery and reconstructive surgery after an injury. Oral and maxillofacial surgeons can also perform dental work including placing dental implants. These surgeons might also deal with conditions of sleep apnea, oral cancers and more.
Education and Training
Baylor College of Medicine 1991
The University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio 1995
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Novocaine in particular hasn’t been used for many years. Lidocaine is a common anesthetic and lasts two hours or so. Marcaine is often used for third molar removal as it may last up to 10 hrs and thus provide some initial pain relief during early recovery. READ MORE
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