San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH) – Oral Surgery Clinic


  • Mon, Wed, Fri: 9AM-3:30PM
  • Tuesday and Thursday, closed

Description of Services:

Inpatient and outpatient services include:

  • Outpatient sedation and general anesthesia for surgical procedures
  • Dentoalveolar surgery: infections from teeth, extraction of erupted teeth, removal of unerupted and impacted wisdom and other teeth, surgery to prepare jaw ridges for dentures
  • Surgical correction of maxillofacial skeletal and soft tissue deformities
  • Trauma surgery: jaw and facial bone fractures
  • Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Surgery: internal derangement, degenerative joint disease, rheumatoid arthritis, recurrent or persistent mandibular, dislocation, ankylosis, hyperplasia or hypoplasia
  • Diagnosis and management of pathological conditions of the maxilla region and associated soft tissues • Assessment and repair of trigeminal and facial nerve injuries
  • Cosmetic maxillofacial surgery: chin deformities, contour defects, adiposity (fat) and other corrections

Insurance plans accepted:

Medical: Most medical insurance plans, Medi-Cal
Dental: Denti-Cal, Delta Dental

Special instructions for new patients:

If you belong to an HMO or PPO or other insurance that requires preauthorization before seeing a specialist, please obtain the authorization before appearing for your visit, even if your dentist is referring you. If you have recent x-rays, please bring them with you.

Emergency Dental Services:

Emergency care, as determined by a dentist or physician, is provided for everyone regardless of ability to pay for the services rendered.