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Benefits of Bone Grafting for Dental Implants

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Bone grafting is a simple oral surgery procedure that replaces missing bone tissue in the jaw. This procedure is key to the long-t...

Understanding Rigid Fixation Jaw Surgery

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Rigid fixation jaw surgery can be an effective approach to keeping the jawbone properly aligned during healing. With some surgerie...

Single Tooth Replacement – 3 Ways to Restore Your Smile

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If you are missing a single tooth, replacement isn’t just about aesthetics. Filling the toothless gap in your smile helps protec...

Wisdom Tooth Removal Recovery: When to Contact Your Oral Surgeon

The wisdom tooth removal recovery period is smooth and problem-free for most patients — even those with impacted teeth. In rare ...

Oral Surgery for Obstructive Sleep Apnea

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Although oral surgery isn’t usually the first line of treatment for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), surgical intervention can pro...

The Case For & Against Teeth-in-a-Day Dental Implants

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Teeth-in-a-day dental implants speed up the process of replacing missing teeth, giving you an immediate fix for the gaps in your s...

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...