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Is Dental Implant Surgery Appropriate for Kids?

Is Dental Implant Surgery Appropriate for Kids?
You may think your child should get dental implant surgery if they fall and lose a tooth. But unfortunately, this method of too...

After Oral Surgery, These Tips Will Help Ensure a Speedy Recovery

After Oral Surgery, These Tips Will Help Ensure a Speedy Recovery
It’s natural to be apprehensive about an upcoming oral surgery. But here at Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery of Utah, our frie...

Does Wisdom Tooth Extraction Put You at Risk for Dry Socket?

Does Wisdom Tooth Extraction Put You at Risk for Dry Socket?
After a wisdom tooth extraction, some patients face an increased risk of complications, the most common of which is dry socket. D...

Want Dental Implants? It’s Not Too Late!

Want Dental Implants? It’s Not Too Late!
It’s never too late to get dental implants. Many patients believe they’re either too old or their teeth are too far gone for...

Sleep Apnea Treatment: CPAP Machine vs. Oral Surgery

Sleep Apnea Treatment: CPAP Machine vs. Oral Surgery
Have you been diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)? One of the most common sleep apnea treatments is a continuous positive...

Before Corrective Jaw Surgery, Should You Get a Second Opinion?

Before Corrective Jaw Surgery, Should You Get a Second Opinion?
Has your oral surgeon recommended corrective jaw surgery? If so, don’t be afraid to seek out a second opinion. Here at Oral &am...

Tooth Extractions & Replacement Teeth: Answers to Your Questions 

Tooth Extractions & Replacement Teeth: Answers to Your Questions 
For an experienced oral surgeon, tooth extractions are routine. And following the procedure with replacement teeth is equally...

Oral Cancer or Canker Sore: How to Tell the Difference

Oral Cancer or Canker Sore: How to Tell the Difference
Oral cancer can pose a serious health risk. Consequently, many patients become concerned when they develop unusual spots or sores ...

Impacted Wisdom Teeth: Symptoms and Treatment

Impacted Wisdom Teeth: Symptoms and Treatment
Impacted wisdom teeth can cause a host of problems, ranging from minor annoyances to serious threats to your oral health. If you...

Sinus Lift Surgery: Frequently Asked Questions

Sinus Lift Surgery: Frequently Asked Questions
Sinus lift surgery, also called sinus augmentation or subantral grafting, adds bone tissue to the upper jaw in the region of the ...