Inside Dental Implant Surgery

Submitted by on Tue, 18/04/2017 - 13:59
Dental implants are an extremely common type of dental appliance used today. Their applications are vast and their limitations are few. If you’re missing teeth, there is not a treatment that is better suited to replace the tooth, fortify the underlying bone structure and improve both the function and aesthetics of your smile than a Continue Reading

Oral Cancer Treatment and Recovery With Oral Surgery

Submitted by on Thu, 06/04/2017 - 13:58
April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month and oral surgery plays a large part in the treatment and recovery of oral cancer. Once oral cancer is diagnosed in a patient, an oncologist and often an oral surgeon will do all they can to remove the cancer. These treatments are extremely invasive yet are often the only Continue Reading

Why You Shouldn’t Wait for Dental Implants

Submitted by on Thu, 30/03/2017 - 11:45
Whether you have lost one or more teeth quickly or lost them slowly over time, you should not wait for dental implants. You may be reluctant to get dental implants because you think there will always be time, and that you can get by with dentures or with a fixed bridge for a little while. Continue Reading

Collaboration for Teeth-In-An-Hour

Submitted by on Mon, 27/03/2017 - 11:36
Teeth-In-An-Hour offers a new way to transform your mouth with a full set of functional, natural-looking teeth secured on a base of dental implants. The procedure, which is performed in a single session, takes only about an hour to complete. The concept for Teeth-In-An-Hour was first introduced by Nobel Biocare and permits the effective collaboration Continue Reading

Diagnosing Sleep Apnea

Submitted by on Tue, 14/02/2017 - 11:57
  Sleep apnea does not often come up in conversations about oral surgery. But, this condition can have some catastrophic effects on the mouth, it’s tissues and surrounding musculature, and more concerning the entire body. Thankfully awareness of sleep apnea has risen in recent years, yet many people still are unaware of the signs and Continue Reading

Understanding Facial Trauma

Submitted by on Mon, 06/02/2017 - 10:55
As spring begins in the sunny state of Florida, so too does the chances of becoming a victim of facial trauma.  Although this sort of trauma is apt to happen to anyone under any circumstances, the start of team sports, balmy surf weather, and family vacations, the risk of suffering from a broken jaw or Continue Reading

Bone Health and the Success of Your Oral Surgery

Submitted by on Sat, 14/01/2017 - 13:51
  The health of your body is tantamount to the success of any surgery, and the health of your bones is one of the most important factors in oral surgery. Understanding how to keep your bones healthy can increase your odds of a quick and healthy recovery as well as a long and healthy relationship Continue Reading

X-rays and Oral Surgery

Submitted by on Thu, 05/01/2017 - 22:16
  Few accidents in history have had the profound and lasting effect as the x-ray. One hundred and twenty two years ago the practice of medicine was forever changed and the ability for physicians to operate on their patients reached new heights. Since then, surgeons of all disciplines have been able to see inside their Continue Reading

Do You Need Your Wisdom Teeth Removed?

Submitted by on Thu, 15/12/2016 - 16:22
As the year ends and another begins, many people, parents in particular, begin to look at their new set of dental benefits and wonder if it is time for their children to have their wisdom teeth removed. Wisdom tooth removal is a very common procedure and it may seem as though every child goes through Continue Reading

Bone Grafts in Oral Surgery

Submitted by on Mon, 05/12/2016 - 16:08
Bone is one of the most amazing tissues in the human body. As the hardest tissue in the body, many people think of it as a stone, however this tissue has the ablitity to regenerate large portions of itself if assisted with a bone graft. Bone grafting procedures Have been around for centuries thanks to Continue Reading