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Important Information to Help You Recover After a Tooth Extraction

Tooth extraction is an invasive course of treatment designed to remove a problematic tooth. The quality of your preparation before extraction and attentive aftercare will go a long way toward minimizing your chances of having complications while your gums heal. To that end, your oral surgeon, Dr. , offers these key insights for a speedy… Read more »

Installing a Dental Implant Can Restore the Structure of a Knocked-Out Tooth

An avulsed or knocked-out tooth can have several complications. In most of these cases, the initial trauma is so severe that the tooth simply cannot be saved by conventional means. A dentist or oral surgeon needs to extract the root and suture the gums to treat the pain and prevent infection. Even if you become… Read more »

Oral Bones Can Be Restored with a Bone Graft

The bones in your mouth are essential for anchoring your teeth into their sockets. They also play a critical role in dental restorations involving dental implants. In some cases, the bone structure is lost when a tooth is extracted or lost. To compensate for this, your dentist, Dr. , might recommend a bone graft. Your… Read more »

Oral Surgery Recovery Tips

If you have recently undergone oral surgery or plan to at some point in the near future, then our team here at in , , is happy to give you some oral surgery recovery tips, to help you recover and have a more successful healing period. These tips include: -Rest: Rest after any major surgery… Read more »

When to Get Wisdom Teeth Removed

Just like getting braces, getting your wisdom teeth removed is almost seen as a rite of passage from being a teenager to becoming an adult. However, unlike braces, not everyone needs their wisdom teeth out. In fact, there are many instances in which you may not need to have your wisdom teeth extracted at all…. Read more »

A Bone Graft Might Be Needed in the Course of Restorative Dentistry

Strong, healthy bone structure in your mouth promotes good oral health. It is critical for certain restorative dentistry treatments. When a tooth is lost, it is relatively common for it to take some of the surrounding bone tissue and structure with it. This might prohibit the restoration by a dental implant. In a case like… Read more »

The Reasons We Extract Wisdom Teeth

The wisdom teeth, or the third molars in official terminology, are a remnant from human history when our foods were more difficult to chew and harder to digest. Our jaws have changed and shortened since then, so the wisdom teeth can often grow in improperly and cause a number of different problems for oral health…. Read more »

The Tips You Need to Properly Recover After Oral Surgery

If you want to have a top-notch oral health and a healthy smile, then it’s best to take advantage of the recovery period following oral surgery in , . If you don’t properly recover, your smile could suffer severe negative consequences. So, to help you heal after oral surgery, our team strongly recommends that you… Read more »

Practical Tips for a Speedy Recovery After Bone Graft Surgery

In many cases a bone graft is installed to restore sufficient structure in your jaw to mount a dental implant or to provide your dentures with a more secure surface. Quality preparation and aftercare will go a long way toward ensuring that you have a speedy recovery. At your initial consultation with your surgeon, you… Read more »

A Bone Graft Can Restore the Structure Needed to Install a Dental Implant

Tooth loss often results in bone loss. In many cases there can be so much missing structure that a dental implant can’t be securely anchored in place. In order to remedy this problem, will need to install a bone graft into your jaw. At your initial consultation, one of our oral surgeons will examine your… Read more »