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Does Your Oral Surgeon Need to Know Your HIV Status?

Oral Surgery HIV Status
If you are HIV-positive, you should tell your oral surgeon and other dental professionals in order to receive the best care. While...

Reduce Facial Surgery Scarring with These Helpful Tips

Reduce Facial Surgery Scars
For those who need facial surgery, scarring is one of the biggest concerns. Scars cannot be completely prevented in many cases, bu...

Doing an Oral Cancer Self-Examination at Home

Oral Cancer Self-Examination
Oral cancer will strike more than 48,000 people in the United States in 2016, according to the American Cancer Society, and more t...

Can You Have Dental Implants if Your Gums Are Receding?

Receding Gums and Dental Implants
Dental implants are quickly becoming a preferred method for replacing missing teeth, with millions of patients opting for this pro...

Preparing for Your Oral Surgery

Oral Surgery Preparation
If you have oral surgery scheduled, you may be feeling a bit nervous. This is a common concern we hear from our patients, stemming...

When Is Wisdom Teeth Removal Necessary?

When is Wisdom Tooth Removal Procedure Necessary
Do you really need to have your wisdom teeth removed? Our patients often wonder this, especially those who aren’t keen on the id...

Do Routine Tooth Extractions Require an Oral Surgeon?

Surgical Tooth Extraction
When you need tooth extraction, can your general dentist do the job or do you need to go to an oral surgeon? In many cases, an ora...

How to Make Dental Implants More Affordable

Affordable Dental Implants
Dental implants are the state-of-the-art way to replace lost teeth, but are they affordable? Does dental insurance pay for the pro...

Why Bring Oral Pathologies to Your Oral Surgeon’s Attention

Oral Pathologies
While oral pathologies can be cancerous, your oral and maxillofacial professional can rule out many others that are noncancerous a...

Rectify Impacted Canines with Early Treatment

You Can Rectify Impacted Canines With Early Treatment
When you are faced with impacted canines or any other teeth that have not completely erupted below the gum line into your mouth, y...