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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is the branch and specialty of dentistry which is concerned with and includes the diagnosis, surgical and adjunctive treatment of disorders, diseases, injuries, and defects involving the functional and aesthetic aspects of the hard and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial regions and related structures.

The National Dental Speciality Examination (NDSE) in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery tests a candidate’s knowledge and clinical competence in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the specialty level in Canada.