Syracuse Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery - Dr. Vitkus, Dr. Scutari and Dr. Cardoso
Welcome and thank you for visiting our website.
We are an oral and maxillofacial surgery practice devoted to providing the highest level of care in a safe, patient oriented environment. Our practice has been delivering oral and maxillofacial care to the greater Syracuse area for over 25 years. Our highly trained and courteous staff are here to assist you in all phases of your care.
What are Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons?
Oral and maxillofacial surgeons, the surgical specialists of the dental profession, complete four to six year surgical residencies that specifically train them to diagnose, treat and manage the conditions, defects, and injuries of the mouth, teeth, jaws and face. Among the conditions and symptoms treated by oral and maxillofacial surgeons are:
Diagnosis and management of impacted teeth, tooth extraction and dentoalveolar surgery
Facial pain, including problems related to issues relating to temporomandibular joint disease
Diagnosis and treatment of oral cancers
Pathologies in the maxillofacial region
Diagnosis and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea
Oral and maxillofacial surgeons are trained to perform the following treatments and procedures:
Diagnosis and treatment of infections
Treatment and repair of injuries to the face, jaws, mouth and teeth
Surgical correction of oral and facial deformities
A standard of excellence in personalized dental care enables us to provide the quality dental services our patients deserve. We provide individualized patient care. Should a dental emergency occur, we make every effort to see and care for you as soon as possible.
Infection control in our office is also very important to us. To protect our patients and ourselves, we strictly maintain sterilization and cross contamination processes using standards recommended by the American Dental Association (ADA), the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and the Center for Disease Control (CDC).
Training & Expertise
As your dental health professionals, we want you to be confident knowing that we are a team of highly trained and skilled clinicians. We pride ourselves in providing the care you need to keep your smile healthy. To give you the best possible service and results, we are committed to continual education and learning. We attend dental lectures, meetings, and dental conventions to stay informed of new techniques, the latest products, and the newest equipment that a modern dental office can utilize to provide state-of-the-art dental care. Also, being members of various professional dental associations helps us to stay abreast of the changes and recommendations for our profession.
A Positive Experience
Building a foundation of trust by treating our patients as special individuals is vital to our success. We understand how uneasy some patients may feel about their dental visits, and how we can make a difference in providing a relaxing and positive experience. Our entire team is dedicated to providing you with excellent, personalized care and service to make your visits as comfortable and pleasant as possible.
We thank you for allowing us to take care of your oral surgical needs and look forward to serving you.