Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

The oral surgeons at Rutgers Health University Dental Associates are highly qualified and prepared to treat a variety of conditions related to the head, neck, jaw, face, mouth and teeth. Their expertise encompasses many types of diseases, injuries and birth defects. If you or a loved one needs oral and maxillofacial surgery, trust that you’re in good hands at our New Brunswick and Newark locations.

Types of Surgery
Our expert team provides a variety of surgical procedures, including dental extractions, dental implants, reconstructive surgery and oral surgery. We'll provide a thorough examination, then work with you to determine the treatment that's best suited to your specific needs. No matter which surgery your dentist recommends, we'll ensure you're fully informed and take time to answer any questions that may arise to put your mind at ease. While surgery of any kind can be intimidating, you can trust that your dentist will only suggest the procedures you require, and that all care will be provided with a focus on your comfort before, during and after surgery.

Conditions We Treat
When you come in for a consultation, we’ll evaluate your condition and create a personalized treatment plan for you. With some of the top surgeons and dental specialists in the area and the most advanced equipment available, Rutgers Health University Dental Associates can help you achieve the results you’re looking for.
Some of the conditions that our oral and maxillofacial surgeons can help alleviate include:

  • Impacted teeth
  • Overcrowded teeth
  • Severe tooth decay
  • Missing teeth
  • Degraded jaw bone
  • Facial trauma and injury
  • Disfigurements
  • Cancer
  • Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder
  • Nerve injuries
  • Cleft lip
  • Cleft palate
  • Sleep apnea
  • Chronic jaw pain
  • Open bite
  • Trouble breathing and chewing
  • Teeth grinding
  • And more…

Preparing for Oral Surgery
Whether you’ve been putting off wisdom tooth surgery for some time or recently sustained a facial injury, we can help. Discuss your oral and maxillofacial surgery options with Rutgers Health University Dental Associates. We provide expert anesthesiology and pain relief services to make your experience as smooth as possible. Make an appointment at our New Brunswick, NJ or Newark, NJ facility to get started on the road to recovery.