Patient Information

Background Information

Oral and maxillofacial surgery requires additional years of hospital-based surgical and anesthesia training after graduation from dental school. Drs. Conforti, Johnson, Salomon, Steinbacher and Matton, as oral and maxillofacial surgeons, manage a wide variety of problems relating to the mouth, teeth, and facial regions. Drs. Conforti, Johnson, Salomon, Steinbacher and Matton 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. Our doctors can also diagnose and treat  facial injuries, and fractures.

Our staff is trained in assisting with Intravenous (IV) sedation and outpatient general anesthesia in our state-of-the-art office setting. Patients are continuously monitored during and after surgery.

Our Staff

The staff at Hamden-Shoreline Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Associates are experienced, certified oral and maxillofacial surgical assistants, who assist in the administration of IV sedation and surgery. All staff are informed administrative personnel, well versed in health and insurance policies, and are CPR certified.

Mission Statement

At Hamden-Shoreline Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Associates, our top priority is premier patient care. We continually strive to maintain this goal with honesty, integrity, and compassion throughout the entire patient experience. Additionally, we honor this mission by maintaining current knowledge and technologies, while holding academic appointments facilitating leadership within the oral and maxillofacial community, both locally and nationally.

Vision Statement

  • To be the premier destination for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery that sets the standard both locally and nationally.
  • To create a healthcare environment that is second to none in quality and safety, providing the best possible care for every patient without exception. 
  • To foster trust with patients, their families, and the community through unwavering professionalism, honesty, integrity, and compassion.  
  • To create and maintain state-of-the-art facilities where we utilize the most advanced, evidenced-based, and environmentally responsible treatment possible.