Oral Medicine and Orofacial Pain

Scope of Practice

Oral medicine patient care includes the management of patients with diseases of the oral soft tissues, oral cancer care, and oral cancer therapy complications, facial pains and Temporomandibular Disorders, atypical conditions such as sensory and motor dysfunctions of the jaws, salivary disorders, behavioral medicine as relates to oral symptoms and conditions, and orofacial diagnostic imaging. The department operates a number of special clinics that provide care to patients with these problems and welcomes referral of patients to our clinical services or direct contact with patients wishing evaluation and/or treatment.

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