Oral and maxillofacial surgery requires additional years of hospital-based surgical and anesthesia training after graduation from dental school. As an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr.Masonbrink manages a wide variety of problems relating to the mouth, teeth and facial regions. The doctors practice 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.
Our 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.
The surgical staff at are experienced oral and maxillofacial surgical assistants, who assist in administration of sedation and surgery. We also have a trained LPN and RN to assist in surgery. All staff are informed administrative personnel, well-versed in health and insurance policies, and are CPR certified.
Dr. Masonbrink was born and raised in Canton, Ohio. He attended Miami University where he received a B.A. in Chemistry. In 2002 he graduated magna cum laude from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry with a D.D.S. Following dental school, he entered a four year oral and maxillofacial surgery residency program at OSU. During the program, Dr. Masonbrink spent two months rotating at St. James Hospital in Dublin, Ireland, and time doing mission work in Honduras. After completion of residency, he received a M.S. in Dentistry. Dr. Masonbrink participates as an assistant clinical instructor at the OSU Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery program.
Dr. Masonbrink is a diplomat of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and a member of the American Dental Association. He is also a member of both the Ohio and American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.
Orthodontics is a specialty, limited to the practice of preventing and correcting irregularities of the teeth, as by the use of braces.
Our staff is trained in assisting with Intravenous (IV) sedation or outpatient general anesthesia in our state-of-the-art office setting.