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Rare — But Potentially Deadly — Oral Cancers

Oral Cancer
Even though oral cancers are rare, it’s important to know the signs and symptoms and to remain diligent in performing self-check...

Wisdom Tooth Removal and Nerve Damage

Wisdom Tooth Nerve Damage
You may have heard that wisdom tooth removal can cause nerve damage or other complications, but any associated risk is negligible....

Common Dental Implant Questions

Dental Implant FAQs
If you are considering getting dental implants to replace your missing teeth, you probably have many questions. This revolutionary...

Do I Need Dental Implants for Tooth Loss Due to Bruxism?

Bruxism Tooth Loss
You may need dental implants for tooth loss if you grind your teeth at night. If it is happening frequently and you are starting t...

Can I Trust a Facial Surgeon for a Bone Injury?

Bone Injury
Facial surgeons understand that the nature of facial bone injuries is sudden and unexpected, and for those reasons patients are of...

Common TMJ Symptoms and Warning Signs

TMJ Symptoms
If you have TMJ symptoms, it’s important to understand these red flags and warning signs of a potentially serious problem. Tempo...

Why Are Bone and Socket Preservation Important After Tooth Extraction?

Tooth Extraction
Having a tooth extraction of one or more teeth is a very common dental procedure, yet few people understand the importance of bone...

How Will My Dentist Use Oral Pathology to Diagnose Leukoplakia?

Leukoplakia
Using oral pathology to diagnose leukoplakia may be in your future if a bothersome white patch inside your mouth sends you to see ...

Jawbone Grafting: Minor vs. Major Oral Surgery Procedures

Jawbone Grafting
Jawbone grafting is commonly required for dental implant patients, but it’s certainly nothing to fear! Many dental restorations,...

Oral Surgery for Prosthesis Preparation

Oral Surgery for Prosthesis
In many cases, oral surgery may be required to prepare your mouth for dental implants, dentures or another type of prosthetic devi...