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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (OMFS) are surgical specialists who treat all kinds of pathology, defects and injuries to the head, face, jaws and teeth.
This information is provided as background for parents who are seeking care for children with cleft lip and palate. You are encouraged to ask any questions you may have when you see the doctor or a member of our staff.
Procedures to treat diseases and conditions of the teeth as well as soft and hard tissue surrounding the teeth.
Our comprehensive multi-specialty practice provides all your family's dental needs under one roof.
Mass General has an innovative treatment program for this benign yet aggressive tumor that is less radical and experiences better outcomes than traditional radical treatments.
Maxillofacial trauma includes injury to the face and jaw resulting most commonly from sports, accidents or violence.
OMFS specialists at Massachusetts General Hospital are leading the field in bringing the benefits of minimally invasive surgical techniques to the oral and maxillofacial region.
The OMFS Care Center maintains dedicated pain management specialists to help patients with chronic pain manage their symptoms within as part of their daily lives.
The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery works very closely with MassGeneral for Children.
Dental implants allow permanent, stable replacement of teeth lost to accident, injury or disease.
A minimally-invasive treatment for patients with facial deformities involving the gradual lengthening of bone using a "distractor".
Your doctor may recommend IV sedation for your comfort during your procedure. This is performed safely in our outpatient care center.
Corrective surgery of upper or lower jaw to correct bite, injury or deformity.
Surgical removal of impacted, diseased or symptomatic third molars.
Known as "TMJ" this disorder may be the result of many complex causes.