Patient Information

Background Information

Oral and maxillofacial surgery requires 4 to 6 additional years of hospital-based surgical and anesthesia training after graduation from dental school. As an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Boerman manages a wide variety of problems relating to the mouth, teeth, and facial regions. Dr. Boerman practices 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 office can also diagnose and treat facial injuries, fractures, and oral pathology.

We have many options for minimizing pain and anxiety during procedures including local anesthesia and nitrous oxide analgesia. For your comfort we also offer Intravenous (IV) sedation and outpatient general anesthesia in our state-of-the-art office setting. Patients are continuously monitored during and after surgery.


The surgical staff at Vermont Oral Surgery Associates are experienced, certified oral and maxillofacial surgical assistants, who assist in the administration of IV sedation and surgery.  Staff are DAANCE (Dental Anesthesia Assistant National Certification Exam) and CPR certified.

The administrative staff are well versed in scheduling, health and insurance policies, and are CPR certified.