Explore This Fellowship


We are pleased to announce a unique two-year Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Fellowship for learning endoscopic surgical techniques in the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery (OMFS). Fellows will learn under the guidance of Joseph McCain, DMD, FACS, program director.


In the TMJ fellowship, surgeons will develop strong endoscopic surgical skills of the maxillofacial region including:

  • Reconstruction
  • TMJ arthroscopy
  • Trauma repair
  • Salivary gland sialoendoscopy

Clinical Experience

The fellow will gain experience as an attending physician and receive constructive feedback from supervisors. They will be expected to function as a primary attending for Level I Trauma, elective OMFS and resident case coverage. Additionally, they will teach residents endoscopy and general OMFS.

Research Experience

The fellow will have multiple research opportunities available in both the Center for Applied Clinical Investigation and the Skeletal Biology Research Center.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should send a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae (CV) and two (2) letters of reference to:

Dr. Joseph P. McCain
Director of Minimally Invasive and Temporomandibular Joint Surgery
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit Street, Warren 1201
Boston, MA 02114

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