Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Specialists in Florida

Jacksonville (105)Miami (96)Tampa (80)Gainesville (61)Orlando (61)
Sarasota (46)Saint Petersburg (45)Boca Raton (42)Bradenton (37)Clearwater (35)Fort Myers (35)Fort Lauderdale (32)Naples (32)Pensacola (32)Winter Park (30)Davie (28)Delray Beach (27)Coral Gables (24)Melbourne (24)Tallahassee (24)Lakeland (23)West Palm Beach (22)Ocala (21)Panama City (21)Plantation (21)Boynton Beach (20)Stuart (20)Hollywood (17)Largo (17)Coral Springs (16)Pembroke Pines (16)Vero Beach (16)Daytona Beach (15)Jupiter (15)Kissimmee (15)Winter Haven (15)Orange Park (13)Venice (13)Hialeah (12)Spring Hill (12)Altamonte Springs (11)Palm Beach Gardens (11)Port Charlotte (11)Fort Pierce (10)Port Orange (10)Port Saint Lucie (10)Saint Augustine (10)South Miami (10)Brandon (9)Cape Coral (9)Miami Beach (9)New Port Richey (9)Ormond Beach (9)Plant City (9)Sanford (9)Aventura (8)Fort Walton Beach (8)Lake Mary (8)Sebring (8)Apopka (7)Gulf Breeze (7)Merritt Island (7)Ocoee (7)The Villages (7)Brooksville (6)Deland (6)Dunedin (6)Jacksonville Beach (6)Lake Worth (6)Longwood (6)Mount Dora (6)Niceville (6)Palm Harbor (6)Pinellas Park (6)Pompano Beach (6)Riviera Beach (6)Royal Palm Beach (6)Sunrise (6)Winter Garden (6)Bonita Springs (5)Clermont (5)Crystal River (5)Doral (5)Key West (5)Lady Lake (5)Lake Wales (5)Miami Lakes (5)North Palm Beach (5)Orange City (5)Oviedo (5)Ponte Vedra Beach (5)Port Richey (5)Rockledge (5)St Petersburg (5)Wesley Chapel (5)Bay Harbor Islands (4)Coconut Creek (4)Deerfield Beach (4)Englewood (4)Eustis (4)Fruitland Park (4)Hudson (4)Inverness (4)Lakewood Ranch (4)Leesburg (4)Lutz (4)New Smyrna Beach (4)Punta Gorda (4)Satellite Beach (4)Shalimar (4)Tamarac (4)Titusville (4)Wellington (4)Weston (4)Winter Springs (4)Zephyrhills (4)Casselberry (3)Clewiston (3)Cocoa (3)Indian Harbour Beach (3)Jensen Beach (3)Key Largo (3)Lake City (3)Land O Lakes (3)Maitland (3)Margate (3)Miami Shores (3)Milton (3)Miramar Beach (3)Oakland Park (3)Okeechobee (3)Palm Beach (3)Palm Coast (3)Palm Springs (3)Panama City Beach (3)Port St Lucie (3)Saint Cloud (3)Tarpon Springs (3)Temple Terrace (3)Valrico (3)Yulee (3)

Learn more about Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Specialists

An oral and maxillofacial surgeon is a dentist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases, injuries, and defects affecting the mouth, teeth, jaws and face. Oral and maxillofacial surgeons combine their expertise in dentistry, surgery, and anesthesia to treat a variety of diseases and conditions. Oral surgeons treat impacted teeth, misaligned jaws, and perform reconstructive and corrective surgery to repair deformities and injuries.

An oral and maxillofacial surgeon typically:

 
  • Evaluates the patient's dental, oral and medical history and performs a dental and oral exam

  • Educates patients about dental conditions and diseases, good oral hygiene, and oral disease prevention

  • Orders and interprets laboratory and imaging tests such as X-rays

  • Prescribes medications including antibiotics and pain medications

  • Diagnoses oral and maxillofacial diseases and conditions based on an evaluation of tests, exams, and biopsy results

  • Treats various oral and maxillofacial diseases and conditions with surgical and nonsurgical treatments

  • Works closely with other dental specialists and members of your healthcare team to ensure optimal care

An oral and maxillofacial surgeon may also be known as an oral surgeon or dental surgeon.

There are 1648 specialists practicing Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in Florida with an overall average rating of 4.2 stars. There are 134 hospitals in Florida with affiliated Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery specialists, including Orlando Health Orlando Regional Medical Center, Aventura Hospital & Medical Center and Adventhealth Orlando.