Dr. SCOTT HARWOOD

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Hewlett, NY
44 years experience male

About

Bio

Dr Scott Harwood practices a full scope of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery with expertise ranging from dental implants and bone grafts to the removal of impacted wisdom teeth and the treatment of dental infections. We can also attend to the removal of one or more teeth, diagnose and treat oral lesions, facial pain, facial injuries and TMJ disorders. Using the latest techniques and state-of-the-art equipment, we provide a pleasant, warm, and caring environment. We study the latest techniques in oral surgery to provide you with the most advanced surgical care and diagnosis. For anxious patients and more involved types of surgery, we offer several different choices of anesthesia. Our goal is to make you feel comfortable and relaxed. We are here to listen to your questions and concerns and to help provide solutions leading to your better health. English, Spanish and Russian are spoken. Dr Harwood has been serving the Nassau and Queens community for over 35 years. NOTE : Information from this doctor or group does NOT replace that from your own doctor. Getting information online is NOT a substitute for a visit to a health care provider. This is intended to provide health information and not medical or dental advice. You should see your own doctor for definitive medical or dental care.

Specialties
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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial

Languages spoken

Russian

Doctor Q&A

553 Answers
59 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. SCOTT HARWOOD
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
White lesions: There is a way to distinguish oral candida from other white lesions in the mouth. If it can be peeled off and it leaves a raw bleeding surface it is ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. SCOTT HARWOOD
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Ignore: If they are bothering you, see an Oral Surgeon ASAP. Typically it will get worse over time.
A female asked:
Dr. SCOTT HARWOOD
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Give it time: The area in which the injection was given most likely "bruised" the muscles in the area. This should resolve over time. In the meantime, rinse with wa ... Read More

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Sep 28, 2013
Helpful, timely, accurate answers. A great addition to HealthTap.
I highly recommend Dr. Harwood for his expertise and knowledge
Sep 26, 2013
He is an extremely gifted surgeon
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Mycelex troches work well for me. I get thrush due to being diabetic
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! thankyou so much xx
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Thank you. We took him back to surgon and he was dehydrated.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Howard University College of Dentistry, DC
Graduated 1976MD

Residency

CATHOLIC MEDICAL CENTER
Completed 1979

Awards

OKU Honor Society

Affiliations

NASSAU ORAL SURGERY
ADA, AAOMS, Nassau County Dental Society
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