Dentistry and Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Evaluation of new techniques and research further improves the quality of care.


Ambulatory Dentistry (Emergency and Elective)

Basic Dental Care for Medically Compromised Patients

Maxillofacial Prosthodontics

Oncology Dental Services (Pre and Post Treatment)

Facial Pain Service

Facial Trauma Service

Head and Neck Diseases

Maxillofacial Reconstruction and Dental Implant Unit

Temporomandibular Joint Surgery Service

Orthognathic Jaw Surgery Service

Elective Dental Extraction Service

The MUHC’s Department of Dentistry and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery are engaged in:

  • Dental care for cancer patients, including preventive pre-radiation treatment, supportive therapy, restorative dentistry and maxillofacial prosthetic rehabilitation
  • Maxillofacial Surgical reconstruction
  • Dental management and consultation processes for medically compromised patients
  • Dental emergency services
  • Dental care of special needs populations (elderly, palliative care)
  • Care of indigenous populations via outreach programs
  • Oral and dental rehabilitation of severe maxillofacial conditions

The Department is proud of its academic and clinical excellence. The scope of activities, along with a devoted and very experienced attending/academic staff contribute to the achievement of its goals. The evaluation of new techniques and research further improves the quality of care.