Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is a specialty available only at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. Maxillofacial surgeons diagnose and treat congenital and acquired diseases and deformities of the face, mouth, teeth, jaws and neck. Patients of all ages are treated. Pathologic, functional, and cosmetic surgical procedures are available for patients. The surgeons in this group work closely with colleagues in both medicine and dentistry.
The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery practice at Mayo Clinic includes a full range of diagnostic, outpatient and inpatient services. There are five surgeons practicing at Mayo Clinic.
When Cecilia Van Gorp began losing movement and strength in her limbs, doctors thought she had Lou Gehrig's disease. A trip to Mayo Clinic revealed multifocal motor neuropathy.