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29-2099.07 - Surgical Assistants

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Incise tissue layers in lower extremities to harvest veins.

29-1022.00 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Perform surgery to prepare the mouth for dental implants, and to aid in the regeneration of deficient bone and gum tissues.
  • Remove tumors and other abnormal growths of the oral and facial regions, using surgical instruments.
  • Restore form and function by moving skin, bone, nerves, and other tissues from other parts of the body to reconstruct the jaws and face.
  • Perform surgery on the mouth and jaws to treat conditions, such as cleft lip and palate and jaw growth problems.
  • Perform minor cosmetic procedures, such as chin and cheekbone enhancements.
  • Treat snoring problems, using laser surgery.
29-1213.00 Dermatologists
  • Perform incisional biopsies to diagnose melanoma.
  • Perform skin surgery to improve appearance, make early diagnoses, or control diseases such as skin cancer.
  • Provide liposuction treatment to patients.
29-9093.00 Surgical Assistants   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Apply sutures, staples, clips, or other materials to close skin, facia, or subcutaneous wound layers.
  • Clamp, ligate, or cauterize blood vessels to control bleeding during surgical entry, using hemostatic clamps, suture ligatures, or electrocautery equipment.
  • Incise tissue layers in lower extremities to harvest veins.
29-1021.00 Dentists, General
  • Remove diseased tissue, using surgical instruments.
  • Perform oral or periodontal surgery on the jaw or mouth.
29-1242.00 Orthopedic Surgeons, Except Pediatric
  • Diagnose bodily disorders and orthopedic conditions and provide treatments, such as medicines and surgeries, in clinics, hospital wards, or operating rooms.
  • Operate on patient's musculoskeletal system to correct deformities, repair injuries, prevent and treat diseases, or improve or restore patient's functions.

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