Why Choose a Specialist?
Welcome to our practice website. We congratulate you on taking the first step toward better oral health. At our office, your smile is our first priority. Please utilize this website as a resource; it will help you better understand your course of treatment and answer any questions related to Periodontics and Oral Surgery.
What is an Oral Surgeon?
An Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon is a Specialist, receiving a Certificate in Graduate Studies from an accredited institution following completion of their doctorate degree in dental medicine.
As an Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Marshall Baldassarre manages a wide variety of problems relating to the mouth, teeth, and facial regions. Oral and maxillofacial surgery requires additional years of hospital-based surgical and anesthesia training after graduation from dental school. Dr. Baldassarre practices a full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery with expertise ranging from dental implant surgery and wisdom tooth removal to corrective jaw surgery. This also includes techniques designed to rebuild bone structure with minimal surgical intervention and optimal patient comfort. We can also diagnose and treat facial pain, facial injuries, and fractures.
What is a Periodontist?
A Periodontist is a Specialist, receiving a Certificate in Graduate Studies from an accredited institution following completion of their doctorate degree in dental medicine.
As a Periodontist, Dr Pamela Baldassarre specializes in the full scope of state of the art periodontal treatment- treatment of the teeth, roots and bone, performing non surgical treatment, surgical treatment, soft tissue grafts, dental implants and bone grafting. Treatment includes prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of periodontal (gum) disease and in the placement and maintenance of dental implants. Periodontists are experts in the treatment of all forms of periodontal disease, including: gingivitis, periodontitis, esthetic deformities and gingival recession (root exposure).
The American Dental Association recognizes periodontics as one of the nine specialties of dentistry. Periodontists receive extensive training, including three years of additional education beyond dental school.
By choosing a specialist you will benefit from the latest procedures for treating periodontal disease and placing dental implants tailored to your needs. In addition, Dr. Pamela Baldassarre subspecializes in the performance of cosmetic periodontal procedures to help you achieve the smile you desire.
The surgical staff members at our office are experienced,highly trained surgical assistants who assist with the administration of IV sedation and surgery. All surgical staff members are CPR certified.