Welcome to Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS)

2023 VUMC Oral Surgery

We diagnose and treat a wide range of deformities and diseases of the mouth, jaws and face. Our surgeons work on diverse teams to care for patients who have either congenital or traumatic deformities.

Routine Services

  • Removal of impacted third molars (wisdom teeth)
  • Routine tooth extraction
  • Evaluation and management of oral lesions
  • Dental implants

Specialty Services

  • Corrective jaw surgery (orthognathic surgery)
  • Obstructive sleep apnea
  • Facial trauma/injuries
  • Secondary correction of cleft lip/palate deformities
  • Jaw cysts and tumors
  • Jaw and facial reconstruction following tumor surgery or trauma
  • Cosmetic facial surgery