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Dr. Jeffrey Howard Kootman DMD, DDM
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
3030 N 67th Place
Scottsdale, AZ
(602) 493-1140; (602) 439-1400

Dr. Jeffrey Kootman practices oral and maxillofacial surgery. Dr. Kootman's professional affiliations include Shea Medical Center and John C. Lincoln Health Network. His patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 out of 5 stars. He accepts the University Physicians Healthcare Group and Medicare insurance.

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James Ellis Bertz DDS, FACS, MD
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
3501 N Scottsdale Road; Suite 110
Scottsdale, AZ
(480) 945-0663

Dr. James Bertz practices oral and maxillofacial surgery in Scottsdale, AZ. He studied medicine at Ohio State University College of Medicine and Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Bertz is especially interested in cosmetic surgery. He has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn, Shea Medical Center, and Scottsdale Healthcare Thompson Peak.

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Clinical interests: Cosmetic Surgery

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Plastic Surgery
3501 N Scottsdale Road; #110
Scottsdale, AZ
(480) 551-0501; (480) 945-0663

Dr. Corwin Martin is a Scottsdale, AZ physician who specializes in plastic surgery and oral and maxillofacial surgery. Dr. Martin's average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Martin has indicated that Dr. Martin's clinical interests include cosmetic surgery. Dr. Martin's hospital/clinic affiliations include Shea Medical Center and Scottsdale Healthcare Thompson Peak. Dr. Martin's education and training includes medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and Baylor College of Medicine and residency at Parkland Health & Hospital System.

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Clinical interests: Cosmetic Surgery

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Specializes in General Dentistry, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
5410 N Scottsdale Road; Ste B-110
Paradise Valley, AZ
(480) 821-1441; (480) 834-7777

Dr. Nicolas Bebeau practices oral and maxillofacial surgery and general dentistry. He is an in-network provider for the University Physicians Healthcare Group insurance. He attended the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. Dr. Bebeau is professionally affiliated with John C. Lincoln Health Network.

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Dr. Carl Jeffrey Gassmann MD, DDS
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
10603 N Hayden Road; Suite H-112
Scottsdale, AZ
(480) 922-9933

Dr. Carl Gassmann's area of specialization is oral and maxillofacial surgery. Dr. Gassmann is affiliated with Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn, Shea Medical Center, and Scottsdale Healthcare Thompson Peak. He is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Facial Plastic Surgery, Head & Neck Plastic Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
9741 N 90th Place
Scottsdale, AZ
(480) 657-7065

Dr. Robert Guyette works as a facial plastic surgeon, oral and maxillofacial surgeon, and head and neck plastic surgeon in Scottsdale, AZ. Areas of expertise for Dr. Guyette include craniofacial surgery. He attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Alabama for residency. Dr. Guyette is affiliated with Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn, Shea Medical Center, and Scottsdale Healthcare Thompson Peak.

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Clinical interests: Craniofacial Surgery

Derek Hyrum Lamb MD, DMD
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
3501 N Scottsdale Road; Suite 226
Scottsdale, AZ
(480) 941-5005

Dr. Derek Lamb is an oral and maxillofacial surgery specialist. He graduated from Mayo Medical School and then he performed his residency at Mayo Clinic. Dr. Lamb is conversant in Spanish. He is affiliated with Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn, Shea Medical Center, and Scottsdale Healthcare Thompson Peak.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
564 W 9th Place; Suite 1
Mesa, AZ
(480) 833-8064

Dr. Michael Elliott's specialty is oral and maxillofacial surgery. The average patient rating for Dr. Elliott is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Elliott is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. He is affiliated with Banner Desert Medical Center.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
7110 E McDonald Drive; Suite C2
Scottsdale, AZ
(480) 922-1876

Dr. Matthew Pagani's specialty is oral and maxillofacial surgery. He is professionally affiliated with Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn, Shea Medical Center, and Scottsdale Healthcare Thompson Peak. Patients gave Dr. Pagani an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He honors Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
8112 N 87th Place
Scottsdale, AZ
(480) 945-2310

Dr. Sabah Kalamchi sees patients in Scottsdale, AZ. His medical specialty is oral and maxillofacial surgery. His professional affiliations include Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn, Shea Medical Center, and Scottsdale Healthcare Thompson Peak. Dr. Kalamchi's average rating from his patients is 2.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
3501 N Scottsdale Road; #226
Scottsdale, AZ
(480) 941-5005

Dr. George Master works as an oral surgeon in Scottsdale, AZ. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn, Shea Medical Center, and Scottsdale Healthcare Thompson Peak. Patient ratings for Dr. Master average 4.0 stars out of 5.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
6945 E Sahuaro Drive; #A1
Scottsdale, AZ
(480) 998-7500

Dr. Patricio Rabot works as an oral and maxillofacial surgeon. His professional affiliations include Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn, Shea Medical Center, and Scottsdale Healthcare Thompson Peak.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
6945 E Sahuaro Drive; Suite A-1
Scottsdale, AZ
(480) 998-7500

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
3501 N Scottsdale Road; 226
Scottsdale, AZ
(480) 941-5005

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What is Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery?

Oral and maxillofacial surgery is the specialty providing surgical care for the mouth and jaw. It is unusual in that it is a hybrid specialty combining the professional education of both dentists and medical doctors. The path to becoming an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, or simply ‘oral surgeon,’ begins with graduating from dental school. The dentist then attends a surgical residency in a hospital, learning general surgical techniques alongside other physicians.

While many routine oral issues can be treated by a dentist, there are some that require specialized surgical care. Some of the procedures performed by oral and maxillofacial surgeons include:
  • Removing wisdom teeth
  • Dental implants
  • Corrective surgery for facial deformities
  • Repair of facial trauma
  • Cleft lip or cleft palate surgery
  • TMJ surgery
  • Orthognathic surgery (jaw alignment)
  • Sleep apnea surgery

Some of these procedures are also performed by otolaryngologists or ENTs. There is quite a bit of overlap between the two specialties, and in many cases both will be qualified to perform a specific surgery. In general, oral surgeons are more likely to perform surgeries related to the mouth and jaw, such as wisdom tooth removal or TMJ surgery; whereas ENTs are more likely to handle cancers. However, areas of specialization are truly dependent on the individual physician.

One unusually convenient fact about oral and maxillofacial surgeons is that they are highly trained in the use of sedation and anesthesia, more so than any other doctors except anesthesiologists. This means that they are able to perform surgeries such as the removal of wisdom teeth on an outpatient basis in their office, without the need for an additional anesthesiologist on staff.

Oral and maxillofacial surgeons combine surgical expertise with their knowledge of dentistry to provide serious care for the structures of the jaw and face.
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