Oral Medicine

Oral medicine is a specialty in Dentistry concerned with the diagnosis and non-surgical management of a multitude of acute and chronic conditions in the head and neck region, including the oral cavity. There are many conditions that fall under this specialty, such as:

Pain in the Head, Neck and Oral Cavity:

  • TMJ problems-clicking, popping, grating noises
  • Muscle pain
  • Nerve related pain-neuralgia and neuropathy
  • Atypical facial pain
  • Burning mouth disorder

Oral Conditions

  • Ulcers
  • White and red patches
  • Infections
  • Dry mouth
  • Allergy to dental materials

Snoring and Sleep Apnea