Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is the specialty of dentistry which includes the diagnosis, surgical and adjunctive treatment of disease, injuries and defects involving both the functional and esthetic aspects of the hard and soft tissues of the mouth and jaw (oral and maxillofacial) region.
Services that an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon provides include removal of diseased and impacted teeth, including intravenous sedation and general anesthesia.
Other services and treatment include:
- dental implants
- facial trauma
- pathologic conditions
- facial pain including tempormandibular joint disorders
- correction of dentofacial (bite) deformities
- birth defects
For a referral or for more information, call Baystate Health Link at 413-773-2454 or 1-800-377-HEALTH.