The Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Mayo Clinic has several full-time surgeons with training and interest in the following areas.

Outpatient anesthesia

Oral surgery

  • Impacted wisdom teeth/third molars
  • Extraction of teeth
  • Oral biopsies
  • Oral ulcerative conditions
  • Bone grafting
  • Oral-antral fistula repair

Facial trauma

  • Facial fractures
  • Jaw fractures
  • Facial lacerations
  • Scar revision
  • Malunion
  • Nonunion

Sleep apnea surgery

  • Maxillomandibular advancement
  • Contour of the chin surgery (genioplasty)
  • Tongue reduction
  • Jaw surgery for obstructive sleep apnea

Odontogenic lesions

Malignant diseases

Salivary gland diseases

  • Salivary gland stones (sialolithiasis)
  • Pleomorphic adenoma
  • Warthin tumor
  • Salivary gland tumors
  • Mucoepidermoid carcinoma
  • Adenoid cystic carcinoma
  • Acinic cell carcinoma
  • Submandibular gland excision
  • Sublingual gland excision
  • Parotidectomy

Congenital maxillofacial malformations

  • Cystic hygroma
  • Thyroglossal duct cyst
  • Vascular malformations of the head and neck

Facial reconstruction

  • Vascularized bone grafts
  • Nonvascularized bone grafts
  • Iliac crest bone grafts
  • Costochondral rib grafts
  • Mandibular reconstruction
  • Maxillary reconstruction
  • Orbital reconstruction
  • Nasal reconstruction
  • Ear reconstruction
  • Microvascular reconstruction
  • Radial forearm free flap
  • Fibula free flap
  • Temporalis flap
  • Buccal fat pad flap
  • Osteoradionecrosis
  • Bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis

Congenital facial deformities

  • Hemifacial microsomia
  • Craniosynostosis syndromes
  • Crouzon syndrome
  • Apert syndrome
  • Cleidocranial dysostosis
  • Treacher Collins syndrome
  • Distraction osteogenesis
  • Jaw surgery (orthognatic surgery)
  • Upper jaw surgery (maxillary osteotomy)
  • Lower jaw surgery (mandibular osteotomy)
  • Malar and orbital augmentation
  • Removal of impacted teeth

Cleft lip and palate surgery

  • Primary closure of cleft lip
  • Secondary revision of cleft lip, hard and soft palate
  • Repair of oral-nasal fistula
  • Cleft orthognathic surgery
  • Upper jaw surgery
  • Lower jaw surgery
  • Alveolar cleft grafting

Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) diseases and surgery

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroplasty
  • Partial/total joint replacement
  • Diskectomy, disk repair, disk repositioning
  • TMJ from rheumatoid arthritis
  • Degenerative joint disease

Implants

  • Dental implant surgery
  • Oral implants
  • Ear reconstruction (auricular reconstruction)
  • Bone grafting for implants

Orthognathic surgery

  • Jaw surgery
  • Upper jaw surgery
  • Lower jaw surgery
  • Apertognathia
  • Dentofacial deformities
  • Open-bite deformity

Facial cosmetic surgery

  • Cosmetic dentistry
  • Facial implant surgery/facial contouring
  • Neck fat removal/liposuction
  • Chin surgery
  • Cosmetic jaw surgery
  • Laser surgery
Oct. 27, 2015