Oral + Maxillofacial Surgery

The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery offers high quality care and post-doctoral training, and conducts patient-oriented research in a wide range of areas in the specialty. We provide diagnostic, surgical and adjunctive treatment for various diseases, injuries and defects of the oral and maxillofacial region, including:

  • Correction of facial skeletal deformities (disharmony of upper and lower jaws and teeth)
  • Treatment of facial and jaw injuries
  • Reconstruction of bony and/or soft tissue abnormalities of the facial bones and the jaws
  • Surgical treatment of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) diseases
  • Diagnosis and treatment of  oral cancer, tumors in the jaws and salivary glands
  • Surgical treatment of cleft lip and palate
  • Surgical treatment of sleep apnea
  • Surgical removal of impacted teeth
  • Outpatient sedation and general anesthesia
  • Treatment of face, mouth and jaw infections
  • State of the art dental implant services to replace lost teeth
  • Preprosthetic surgery
  • Nerve repair

To make an appointment or refer a patient, please call 617-636-6516.