Oral Medicine & Maxillofacial Surgery

At Stanford Oral Medicine and Maxillofacial Surgery we are dedicated to ensuring individualized quality patient care and customized treatment planning.  Our team of oral surgeons, hospital dentists, and dental oncologists treats a variety of conditions including jaw size discrepancies, cysts and other lesions, sleep apnea, impacted third molars, infection and facial trauma.  In addition, we provide care to individuals who require the back-up support of the hospital environment for their oral and dental treatment needs.  We understand that all the body’s systems are interconnected, and we will ensure your orofacial health needs do not stand in the way of the process of restoring overall optimal health.

Stanford Oral Medicine & Maxillofacial Surgery Clinic
1000 Welch Rd Ste 100 
Palo Alto, Ca 94304

(650) 736-4355

Research

Virtual reality planning in reconstructive trauma surgery

The goal of this research is to develop a computational tool to plan interventions for reconstructive trauma surgery, as opposed to the traditional use of physical models.

Craniofacial morphogensis

In collaboration from Dr. Jill Helms, Dr. Girod is examining the molecular basis of maxillo-mandibular bone regeneration and oral mucosal changes

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Jaw Surgery

This type of surgery can enhance a persons appearance dramatically, but its main purpose is to correct a persons functional problems. Download Presentation and read more Jaw Surgeries.

Education

Stanford University’s Oral Medicine and Maxillofacial Surgery service is committed to the development and education of medical students, residents, fellows, and community doctors. 

Procedures

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Hospital Dentistry, and Dental Oncology incorporate a variety of treatments and services.  Together with your provider, you may coordinate, customize, and determine your future treatment plans

 

Corrective Jaw Surgery »

Major Bone Grafting, Facial Trauma, Sleep Apnea Surgery, Oral Pathology (Cysts and Lesions)