WELCOME TO GREAT LAKES
Thank you for visiting the Great Lakes Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Centre web site. Our web site will help you to become familiar with Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMFS), and will provide you with important information about our practice. We are committed to providing you with the highest quality of care possible. We will make every effort to ensure that your visit with us is a comfortable and pleasant experience. If you have a printer, our health history form can be printed and filled out prior to your first appointment with us, saving you time at our office.
Dr. Shuren, Dr. Stapleford, Dr. Walker, and Dr. Laschuk have current and advanced training in the diagnosis and treatment of oral and maxillofacial problems from the simple to the complex. This involves the expertise in: the removal of difficult or impacted teeth (wisdom teeth), the placement of dental implants, the management of facial injuries and infections, the treatment of dental and skeletal deformity (orthognathic surgery), the surgical management of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) dysfunction, facial and jaw reconstruction procedures and care for other diseases (pathology) and aesthetic concerns of the oral and maxillofacial region and related structures.
Great Lakes Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Centre takes great pride in bringing their patients the latest in technologically advanced, comfort oriented oral and maxillofacial surgical care. Both of our Tecumseh and Chatham offices are independently inspected outpatient surgical facility is equipped with modern specialized equipment. They are staffed with a highly trained, experienced and compassionate team of caring professionals.
Our surgical-anaesthetic suites are inspected and approved by The Royal College. Patients undergoing surgical procedures in the suites are constantly monitored by qualified, certified medical specialists in anaesthesia to ensure optimal care and safety. Any procedure that can be safely done on an outpatient basis can be safely done in our office setting, avoiding potentially inconvenient and time-consuming hospitalization. All Doctors have active hospital privileges, and have regular operating hospital time.
We hope you will find our site helpful. You are able to download all our instructions for before and after surgery on this site, as well as our health history form.
Our doctors will make every effort to ensure that your visit with us is a comfortable and pleasant experience.
CBCT is a 3D medical imaging technique consisting of x-ray computed tomography. Please click HERE to see what we can offer you.