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Steven J. Scrivani, DDS, DMSC

  • Director, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Pain
  • Director, Orofacial Pain Residency Program


Accepting New Patients



Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Clinical Interests
  • Headache disorders
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Neuropathic facial pain
  • Neurological disorders
  • Maxillofacial movement disorders
  • Burning mouth/tongue disorder
  • Cancer-related pain disorders
  • Trigeminal nerve injuries
  • Salivary gland disorders
  • Jaw functioning disorders and temporomandibular disorders
Medical Education
  • DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
  • DMSC, Harvard School of Dental Medicine
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Danvers: The Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Dental
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Delta Dental
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid Dental
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Met Life Dental
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Vermont
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare - ACD
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

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Steven J. Scrivani, D.D.S., D.Med.Sc., is the director of the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Pain and the director of the Orofacial Pain Residency Program in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital. He is a research associate at the P.A.I.N. Group at McLean Hospital and the Center for Pain and the Brain at Children?s Hospital.

Dr. Scrivani is also an adjunct professor at the Craniofacial Pain and Headache Center, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and the Department of Public Health and Community Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine.

He received his DDS. degree from Columbia University and trained at Mount Sinai Medical Center. He completed a combined Fellowship in Orofacial Pain Medicine at Mass General and received his D.Med.Sc. degree from Harvard University.

Dr.Scrivani's clinical specialties include headache disorders, trigeminal neuralgia, neuropathic facial pain, maxillofacial movement disorders, burning mouth/tongue disorder, cancer-related pain disorders, trigeminal nerve injuries, salivary gland disorders, and temporomandibular disorders.

Dr. Scivani's research interests include functional brain imaging of pain, complementary and alternative medicine treatments for pain, clinical drug trials for pain, salivary biomarkers of chronic pain disorders, neuropathic pain scales, and neurophysiological testing for chronic pain.


Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
15 Parkman Street
Wang Building, Suite 230
Boston, MA 02114-3117
Phone: 617-726-2740
Fax: 617-726-6195
MGH Dental Group Danvers
104 Endicott St
Suite 101
Danvers, MA 01923
Phone: 617-726-2740
Fax: 978-882-6677

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