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Tooth Extractions in Children: 4 Times Removal Is Recommended

Tooth Extractions in Children
Oral surgeons don’t recommend tooth extractions for children very often, but sometimes it’s necessary. Why would a child need...

TMJ Disorder & Treatment for TMJ Pain

TMJ disorder
TMJ disorder, also known as temporomandibular joint syndrome, can present a number of annoying symptoms, but for many patients ...

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Sedation Options

oral or maxillofacial surgery
If you’re scheduled for oral or maxillofacial surgery, you’re probably feeling at least a little anxious — who wouldn’t...

Dental Implants vs. Teeth-in-a-Day: Which Is Right for You?

Dental implants
Dental implants are almost always the best option for replacing missing teeth. They look and feel completely natural, and with pr...

5 Reasons Impacted Wisdom Teeth Should Come Out

wisdom teeth
Impacted wisdom teeth can be seriously painful, which is reason enough for many patients to have them extracted. However, impacti...

Oral Pathology & the Warning Signs for Oral Cancer

oral pathology and oral cancer
Scheduling an oral pathology exam is a priority if you notice a change inside your mouth. Try not to jump to any conclusions, as...

Eating After Oral Surgery: 10 Soft Foods You Can Enjoy

Eating After Oral Surgery 10 Soft Foods
After oral surgery, you’ll need to stick to soft foods for at least a few days, or maybe even a few weeks if your procedure is c...

Coronectomy as an Alternative to Wisdom Tooth Extraction

Coronectomy as an Alternative to Wisdom Tooth Extraction
For a problematic wisdom tooth, extraction is almost always recommended. And years ago, removal was the only option patients had. ...

Bone Grafting 101: What You Need to Know

Bone Grafting 101
Has your oral surgeon recommended bone grafting? The procedure is incredibly common — and much less scary than you may think. ...

Do You Need Wisdom Tooth Removal?

Do You Need Wisdom Tooth Removal?
Wisdom tooth removal isn’t always necessary. You may not have to have your third molars extracted if they’re healthy, positio...