Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

If you experience problems with breathing or chewing, chronic jaw pain, open bite, sleep apnea, grinding teeth or another oral health condition, you may need oral and maxillofacial surgery. Serving the Greater Newark and the New Brunswick region, Rutgers Health University Dental Associates can perform a wide range of procedures, from tumor ablation to cleft lip repair. Make an appointment with our expert dentists and specialists to see if oral surgery is right for you.

Conditions That May Require Oral Surgery

There are a number of conditions and problems that can be corrected with oral surgery:

  • Impacted teeth

  • Tooth loss

  • Jaw-related problems

  • Lesion removal

  • Cleft lip and cleft palate repair

  • Facial infections

  • Snoring/sleep apnea

  • Trigeminal Nerve Injuries

  • TMJ Disorders

In order to see if you’re a good candidate for oral surgery, discuss your options with your dentist or contact the experts at Rutgers Health University Dental Associates.

Why Choose Rutgers Health University Dental Associates

From world-class dentists, researchers and surgeons to top specialists, Rutgers Health University Dental Associates employs experienced practitioners who serve as faculty at the Rutgers School of Dental Medicine. At our on-campus offices in Newark and New Brunswick, we collaborate to provide state-of-the-art dental services to residents throughout North and Central New Jersey. Our general dentists and specialists treat patients directly instead of overseeing students, so you receive the best care possible. While we participate in most insurance plans, our staff can also help you file out-of-network claims, allowing you to receive the oral surgery you need to restore your smile. Contact our Newark office by phone at 973-972-2444 or our New Brunswick office by phone at 732-235-5050 to schedule your appointment.