What is OMF?

Oral and maxillofacial surgery is a surgical-based specialty that manage diseases, condition and injuries of the mouth, jaws, face and associated structures. An oral and maxillofacial surgeon is someone who has undergone a structured training and didactic curriculum over a period of time which involves medical sciences, medical/surgical base rotation, dental multidiscipline rotation, and omfs residency.

Scope of OMFS includes but not limited to:

Dentoalveolar Surgery

Orofacial Pathology

Oral & Maxillofacial Trauma

Oral & Maxillofacial Oncology

Orthognathic Surgery

Cleft Lip and Palate

Temporomandibular Joint


Salivary Gland