5 Reasons Why You Could Need a Tooth Extraction

Has your dentist recommended a tooth extraction? An oral and maxillofacial surgeon will remove your tooth during this common oral surgery procedure.  There are several different conditions that might warrant a tooth extraction. Here is an explanation of five complications that might require your tooth to be removed. 1. Tooth Decay

6 Tips to Help You Recover from Jaw Surgery

Corrective jaw surgery can effectively achieve a healthier and more functional jaw alignment. After surgery, you’ll notice that your teeth and jaws will work together so you can improve your ability to speak properly and chew efficiently. However, as with any surgery, you should expect some time to recover. You might feel nervous about how… Continue reading 6 Tips to Help You Recover from Jaw Surgery

You and Your Teeth: The Anatomy of the Tooth and Dental Implants 

According to a report from the CDC, one in four adults in the US suffers from untreated tooth decay. Looking after your dental health should be a top priority if you want your pearly whites to last you a lifetime.  Understanding the anatomy of your teeth will help you care for your teeth better. In… Continue reading You and Your Teeth: The Anatomy of the Tooth and Dental Implants 

How To Determine If Dental Implants Are Right For You

Dental implants are a popular treatment for tooth loss. This intervention outperforms conventional appliances in different ways, but it’s still important for each patient to do their research and meet with an oral surgeon to determine if dental implants are the right choice for them. The Technology Behind Dental Implants Dental implants are unique because… Continue reading How To Determine If Dental Implants Are Right For You

3 Signs Your Wisdom Teeth Might Be Impacted

Our third molars, otherwise known as the “wisdom teeth,” are the largest teeth in our mouth. Therefore, they are highly likely to be impacted. As time has passed, the human jaw has evolved to become smaller, and most people don’t have enough room for the wisdom teeth to erupt properly. It’s important to know the… Continue reading 3 Signs Your Wisdom Teeth Might Be Impacted

How Dental Implants Have Revolutionized Treatment for Tooth Loss

Before dental implants, it was simply not possible to replace the root structures of missing teeth. Other attempts to replicate the roots of teeth in the past were unable to provide the level of function that today’s dental implants can. Beyond replacing the roots of teeth, dental implants can support a variety of prosthetics like… Continue reading How Dental Implants Have Revolutionized Treatment for Tooth Loss

Improve Oral Health with Wisdom Teeth Removal

Having your wisdom teeth removed has almost become a rite of passage for older teens and young adults, and understandably so. Impacted wisdom teeth can wreak havoc on your oral health, so many patients opt to have an oral surgeon extract these teeth to avoid their consequences. It is possible to determine whether the wisdom… Continue reading Improve Oral Health with Wisdom Teeth Removal

4 Things You May Not Know About Dental Implants

Tooth loss is a real drag. Not only does it affect your appearance, it will ultimately affect your oral health and wellbeing. Fortunately, our oral surgeon can help. Our practice offers dental implants, which closely replicate the function of biological teeth. If you’re interested in learning more about dental implants, consider these lesser-known facts. Dental… Continue reading 4 Things You May Not Know About Dental Implants

4 Most Common Problems Created By Impacted Wisdom Teeth

Keeping your wisdom teeth could contribute to uncomfortable oral health and quality of life issues. These teeth rarely emerge through the gums properly because they do not have adequate room to erupt. Since wisdom teeth commonly become impacted (“stuck” in the bone and/or gums), dental health professionals recommend that patients see an oral surgeon for… Continue reading 4 Most Common Problems Created By Impacted Wisdom Teeth

Enjoy Your Favorite Foods With Dental Implants

Are you concerned that tooth loss is going to interfere with your favorite meals or your ability to eat a healthy, nutritious diet? Don’t despair – dental implants can save the day and allow you to continue to enjoy the foods you love the most. Dental implants are unique because they are structurally complete, consisting… Continue reading Enjoy Your Favorite Foods With Dental Implants

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