Cook County Health’s division of oral and maxillofacial surgery has been an integral part of Cook County Health for nearly 100 years. 

We treat patients with injuries, diseases and defects of the head, neck, face, mouth and jaw.

Conditions & Symptoms

The Cook County Hospital Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery treats many conditions of the head and neck. Services offered include:  
  • Bone Grafting  
  • Cleft Lip & Palate  
  • Dental Implants  
  • Dentoalveolar Surgery with Local or General Ambulatory Anesthesia  
  • Denture Preparation Surgery  
  • Facial Cosmetic Surgery  
  • Facial Reconstructive Surgery  
  • Facial Trauma Surgery  
  • Management of Dental Infections  
  • Management of Oral and Head & Neck Cancers  
  • Microneurosurgery  
  • Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery  
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology/Tumors  
  • Orthognathic Surgery  
  • Outpatient Anesthesia  
  • Pre-prosthetic Surgery  
  • Removal of Third Molars (Wisdom Teeth)  
  • Temporomandibular Joint Disorders  
Oral and maxillofacial patients are seen at John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County outpatient clinic. Call 312-864-0200 to make an appointment.