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Complex Tooth Extractions by an Oral Surgeon

Complex Tooth Extractions by an Oral Surgeon

While our permanent teeth can last us the course of our entire lives, there may be some situations that require them to come out earlier.
Bone Grafting Procedures from a Board Certified Oral Surgeon

Bone Grafting Procedures from a Board Certified Oral Surgeon

Bone grafting can occur anywhere in the body, and doctors use bone grafts in the treatment of a variety of health issues, including fractures, spinal fusions, bone infections and more. However, bone grafting is also a fairly common procedure in dentistry, and more specifically, in the placement of dental implants.
Should I See a Dentist or an Oral Surgeon for Dental Implants

Should I See a Dentist or an Oral Surgeon for Dental Implants

If you have been told that you require a dental extraction, one of your first thoughts beyond the procedure itself will almost certainly be about how you can replace the gap in your smile. Missing teeth can cause problems with eating and speaking, as well as have a detrimental effect on how you feel about the appearance of your smile. Have you previously lost single or multiple teeth, but are dissatisfied with your current archetypal restoration, which could be a bridge or denture? These conventional solutions have many limitations that can prove frustrating for patients. Perhaps then it is little wonder that so many people are now turning to dental implants to replace their missing teeth.