Oral surgeons focus on diagnosing and treating conditions of the mouth, face, and jaws. Treatments within the oral surgery specialty range from tooth extractions, dental implant placement, and diagnosing oral pathologies to complex jaw reconstruction, facial trauma repair, and more! After dental school, an oral surgeon must complete several additional years of training in a hospital-based residency program. During this time, they gain hands-on experience performing surgical procedures and administering anesthesia.
At Columbia Basin Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, Dr. Todd Cooper, Dr. Tyson Teeples, Dr. Ryan Toponce, Dr. Brandon Reddinger, and Dr. Matthew K. Black are qualified to meet all of your oral surgery needs while providing outstanding care. All of our doctors are certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support. Our staff consists of trained dental anesthesia and oral and maxillofacial surgery assistants, and all staff members are CPR-certified. Additionally, our doctors and staff undergo recurrent emergency anesthesia training to ensure they continue to provide the highest level of care possible.
An oral surgeon is qualified to perform many procedures, including:
If you need any of these procedures or want to find out how our highly qualified team of experts can improve your oral health, please contact our office.
Many patients are referred to our practice by a general dentist, although patients can schedule appointments and receive care without a referral. We make it easy to register online, and our office staff is available to answer any questions you may have.
If you have a dental emergency, go to the nearest emergency room to receive care from the oral surgeon on call.
Our team will discuss your oral health needs and design a treatment plan that’s right for you. Our office is conveniently located in Kennewick, WA, and you can reach us at (509) 783-7600 or by filling out a short form online.