Dr. Pertick is a specialist in oral and maxillofacial surgery. He completed his surgical residency program at Université Laval and Hôpital de l’Enfant-Jésus in Québec where he also earned a master’s degree in Science.
He is currently Chief of Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Hôpital Notre-Dame (CHUM) in Montréal.
Dr. Pertick is always accompanied by a team of professional and attentive individuals:
Dr. Pertick is a surgeon who listens to his patients. In order to ensure comfort and safety for his patients, Dr. Pertick gives his cellphone number to each patient in case of an emergency.
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMFS) is the specialty of dentistry that includes the diagnosis and the surgical and adjunctive treatment of disorders, diseases, injuries and defects that involve the functional and aesthetic aspects of hard and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial regions and structures.
Following dental school, oral and maxillofacial surgeons complete 5 years of intensive training in a hospital-based surgical residency program. At the end of this program, they are well prepared to:
Manage diseases of the teeth and their supporting soft and hard tissues
Surgically reconstruct inadequate bone structure of the jaw
Surgically place dental implants to replace missing teeth
Treat head trauma and injuries to the face, jaw, mouth and teeth
Perform corrective jaw surgery to improve the function and appearance of patients with misaligned jaws