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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons


Perform surgery on hard and soft tissues of the jaw or face.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons perform surgery and related procedures on the hard and soft tissues of the jaw or face. They treat diseases, injuries, or defects. They may perform surgery to improve a patient's jaw function or appearance.

Wages >$100 per hour on average
Outlook Statewide data not available
Education & Training Graduate degree (any type) is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
On the Job Work Activities
Career Pathways Therapeutic Services
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