Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

What is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon?

An oral and maxillofacial surgeon is a dentist who has received specialized education and training following dental school and has earned a specialty degree or certification in the field of oral and maxillofacial Surgery.

Why would I need an oral and maxillofacial surgeon?

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons commonly perform difficult teeth extractions (such as with wisdom teeth) and provide surgical treatment for a variety of dental or facial issues - pain, misaligned jaws and injuries due to accidents.