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Is a Friend Having Oral Surgery? 6 Practical Ways You Can Help

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For some people, recovering from oral surgery is easy. Others, however, could use a bit of help. If a friend or loved one has an ...

Did Your Dental Implant Fall Out?

Demystifying Dental Implant Surgery
Can a dental implant fall out? Every now and then, oral surgeons get calls from distressed patients who report that one of their d...

Anesthesia for Dental Implant Surgery

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The type of anesthesia used for dental implant surgery depends upon the number of implanted teeth you’re having placed, your lev...

Dental Implants Help Prevent & Treat Facial Collapse

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Facial collapse, a condition that results from jawbone deterioration, can drastically affect both your looks and your overall heal...

What’s the Best Age for Wisdom Tooth Extraction?

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Wisdom tooth extraction has become a rite of passage for teens and young adults. The third molars are known for causing a host of ...

Oral Surgery & Blood Thinners: What You Need to Know

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Are you taking a blood thinner? If you need oral surgery, this can be an issue. These medications interfere with the clotting pro...

Warning Signs of Wisdom Teeth Problems

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Wisdom teeth problems are common. Few adults have a complete set of third molars that are fully erupted in the proper positions....

Dental Implant Surgery, Ask These Important Questions

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Getting ready for your upcoming dental implant surgery consultation? At Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery of Utah, we want you to b...

Implant-Supported Dentures vs. Fixed Denture Implants

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Implant-supported dentures and fixed denture implants are both massive improvements over conventional removable dentures. Yet many...

The Danger of Keeping a Dead Tooth

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A dead tooth is one that no longer has living nerves and tissue inside. Oral surgeons say nearly all non-vital teeth require prof...