Oral Surgery Background Information
Oral and maxillofacial surgery requires at least four (4) additional years of hospital-based surgical and anesthesia training after graduation from dental school. Utah Valley Oral Surgery manages a wide variety of problems relating to the mouth, teeth and facial regions. Our clinical nursing staff is trained in assisting with intravenous (IV) sedation or outpatient general anesthesia in our state-of-the-art office setting. Patients are continuously monitored during and after surgery.
Our surgical staff is comprised of dental assistants, who assist in administration of IV sedation and surgery. All staff are well trained personnel, proficient in working with health and insurance policies, and are CPR certified.