KKF promotes science and education in oral and maxillofacial surgery .
Maxillofacial surgery is the surgical discipline that diagnoses and treats diseases and defects of the mouth, jaws, face and adjacent areas. The specialty also includes the diagnosis and treatment of oral medicine.
The specialty is bordered to the medical specialties of ear, nose and throat and plastic surgery.
In Sweden oral and maxillofacial surgery is a odontological speciality and the training programe is 4 year.
There are oral and maxillofacial units in all major hospitals.
There are also several privat clinics.
The association usually organise a annual meeting