to the Oral Facial Surgery Institute &
in St. Louis,
Missouri. We represent the leading-edge in our area of medical and dental care
in terms of technology, expertise, and client satisfaction.
Maxillofacial Surgeons are dental specialists who treat conditions of
the teeth, mouth, jaws and face. The specialty encompasses diagnosis,
surgical and related management of disease, injury and defect of both
the functional and aesthetic aspects of the oral and maxillofacial
regions including preventive, reconstructive and emergency care. Oral
and maxillofacial surgery requires up to 6 additional years of
hospital-based surgical, medical and anesthesia training after the
completion of undergraduate work and dental school.
With specialized knowledge in pain control and advanced training in
anesthesia, the oral and maxillofacial surgeon is able to provide
quality care with maximum patient comfort and safety in an office
The surgeons of
our 21-year-old practice frequently perform oral surgical procedures
such as wisdom-tooth removal, bone grafting, and dental implant
placement. They are nationally and internationally recognized experts,
receiving referrals throughout the
for the treatment of complex surgical cases such as temporomandibular
joint surgery, facial cosmetic surgery, the diagnosis and treatment of
benign and malignant pathology, corrective jaw surgery, and
microsurgical nerve repair.