We found 9 oral surgeons who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Silver HMO near Redlands, CA.

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Dr. Anil Pitamber Punjabi, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
295 Terracina
Redlands, CA
 

Dr. Anil Punjabi is a plastic surgery and oral and maxillofacial surgery specialist. Clinical interests for Dr. Punjabi include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. His education and training includes medical school at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and residency at MetroHealth Medical Center, Jackson Memorial Medical Center, and a hospital affiliated with Case Western Reserve University. He has a 3.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Other, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
11092 Anderson Street; Department of Omfs, Room 3306
Loma Linda, CA
 

Dr. Alan Herford's specialty is oral and maxillofacial surgery. Dr. Herford takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
11201 Benton Street
Loma Linda, CA
 

Dr. Omar Faridi is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon in Los Angeles, CA and Loma Linda, CA. He studied medicine at the University of Southern California (USC), Keck School of Medicine. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Faridi honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
422 Orange Street
Redlands, CA
 

Dr. John Choi's specialty is oral and maxillofacial surgery. Dr. Choi is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Choice.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
25455 Barton Road; Suite 103a
Loma Linda, CA
 

Dr. Harvey Zalsman is a specialist in oral and maxillofacial surgery. He works in Loma Linda, CA. Dr. Zalsman graduated from Loma Linda University School of Medicine. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
233 Cajon Street; Suite 4
Redlands, CA
 

Dr. Gary Chan specializes in oral and maxillofacial surgery and practices in Redlands, CA. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
11234 Anderson Street; House Staff Office Cp21005
Loma Linda, CA
 

Dr. Andre Guerrero Fernandes practices oral and maxillofacial surgery in Loma Linda, CA. He attended medical school at Loma Linda University School of Medicine. Dr. Guerrero Fernandes accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
11092 Anderson Street
Loma Linda, CA
 

Dr. Carlos Moretta's area of specialization is oral and maxillofacial surgery. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
245 Terracina Boulevard; Suite 211a
Redlands, CA
 

Dr. Randall Halliday practices oral and maxillofacial surgery. He has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

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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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