The physicians that are part of Mount Sinai’s Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Faculty Practice Associates are staff members of the Mount Sinai Hospital and faculty members of the Icahn School of Medicine. They provide a wide range of services for adults and children as well as special needs patients.
Our surgeons practice the full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery, providing treatment for patients with congenital, acquired, or traumatic conditions of the oral cavity, jaws, and associated maxillofacial structures. Procedures performed include basic dental surgery such as wisdom tooth extraction and dental implants and grafts, oral biopsies, as well as complex reconstructive surgery such as treatment of facial fractures, corrective jaw surgery, major facial reconstruction and bone grafting, removal of benign maxillofacial tumors, dental and craniofacial implants, and arthroscopic and open surgery of the temporomandibular joint.
Ketamine Shows Significant Benefit in People with Treatment-Resistant Depression
May 20, 2013 - Patients with treatment-resistant major depression saw dramatic improvement in their illness after treatment with ketamine, an anesthetic.
Degenerative Changes Identified in Spinal Discs and Reversed With Drug Cocktail In Diabetic Mice
May 17, 2013 - The study, led by James C. Iatridis, PhD, was published in the journal PLOS ONE on May 17.