OMS Research

The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery faculty and residents work closely with other UAB departments in areas of research and patient care. Current research areas of interest include TMJ disorders, dental implant reconstruction, bioresorbable bone fixation in facial skeletal surgery, airway reconstruction for obstructive sleep apnea, management of facial trauma, collaboration with cleft and craniofacial surgery centers, facial cosmetic surgery, and public health service for medically compromised dental patients.

Implant Research

Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Dental Implant Reconstruction

Orthognathic Surgery