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We found 23 oral surgeons who accept Blue Choice Gold PPO 020 near Winter Park, FL.

Dr. Ramon Lazaro Ruiz, MD
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
83 W Columbia Street
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Ramon Ruiz is an oral surgeon. Patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Ruiz accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. After completing medical school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, he performed his residency at UNC Hospitals. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Orlando Health.

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Dr. Daniel John Crofton, MD
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
610 North Mills Avenue; Suite 100
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Daniel Crofton is a specialist in oral and maxillofacial surgery. He works in Orlando, FL, Oviedo, FL, and Orange City, FL. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He is affiliated with Central Florida Regional Hospital and Orlando Health. Dr. Crofton takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Crofton attended SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, Stony Brook University Medical Center, School of Medicine, and SUNY Upstate Medical University and then went on to complete his residency at Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University, and a hospital affiliated with SUNY Upstate Medical University.

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Clinical interests: Tooth Problems, Dental Implant Surgery, Wisdom Teeth Removal, Maxillofacial Surgery

Vyasa (Dr. V) Ramcharan
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
2081 Dundee Drive
Winter Park, FL
 

Dr. Vyasa Ramcharan practices oral and maxillofacial surgery in Winter Park, FL. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ramcharan takes.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
610 N Mills Avenue; Suite 100
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Frankie Gomez's area of specialization is oral and maxillofacial surgery. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He attended medical school at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. Dr. Gomez is professionally affiliated with Orlando Health.

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Dr. Hal Jeffrey Levine, MD
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
5201 Raymond Street
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Hal Levine, who practices in Kissimmee, FL and Orlando, FL, is a medical specialist in oral and maxillofacial surgery. He attended the University of Kentucky College of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at the University of Kentucky Medical Center. Dr. Levine accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Osceola Regional Medical Center and Orlando VA Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Dental Implant Surgery, Biopsy, Open Reduction, General Anesthesia, Mouth Problems, Maxillofacial ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
610 N Mills Avenue; Suite 100
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Scott Wenk specializes in oral and maxillofacial surgery and practices in Orlando, FL. He is affiliated with Orlando Health. Dr. Wenk obtained his medical school training at the University of Florida College of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Florida Health Science Center. The average patient rating for Dr. Wenk is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Wenk takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
5201 Raymond Street
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Arturo Ydrach specializes in oral and maxillofacial surgery. He is professionally affiliated with Orlando VA Medical Center. Dr. Ydrach accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Jeffrey L Beattie
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
1573 W. Fairbanks Avenue; Suite 300
Winter Park, FL
 

Dr. Jeffrey Beattie specializes in oral and maxillofacial surgery and practices in Winter Park, FL and Orlando, FL. Patient ratings for Dr. Beattie average 3.5 stars out of 5. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Beattie accepts. He is professionally affiliated with Orlando Health.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, General Dentistry
610 N Mills Avenue; #100
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Bryan Adams is a medical specialist in oral and maxillofacial surgery and general dentistry. Dr. Adams is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He attended the University of Florida College of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Florida Health Science Center. He is affiliated with Orlando Health.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
1573 W Fairbanks Avenue; Suite 300
Winter Park, FL
 

Dr. Charles McNamara's specialty is oral and maxillofacial surgery. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. McNamara is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. He is conversant in German. He is affiliated with Orlando Health.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
610 N Mills Avenue; Suite 100
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Daniel Plank specializes in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
926 Great Pond Drive; Suite 1000
Altamonte Springs, FL
 

Dr. Tommie Burchfield's area of specialization is oral and maxillofacial surgery. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Wilbur M Davis Jr.
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
610 N Mills Avenue; Suite 100
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Wilbur Davis works as an oral and maxillofacial surgeon in Orlando, FL. The average patient rating for Dr. Davis is 3.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Bobby C Garfinkel
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
1573 W Fairbanks Avenue; Suite 300
Winter Park, FL
 

Dr. Bobby Garfinkel is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon in Winter Park, FL. On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Garfinkel is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with Orlando Health.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
2045 Lee Road
Winter Park, FL
 

Dr. Matthew Hall is a medical specialist in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Dr. Hall is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
201 North Lakemont Avenue; Suite 2200
Winter Park, FL
 

Dr. Christopher Williams works as an oral surgeon. On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Williams takes.

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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.