Do You Need Orthognathic Surgery to Relieve TMJ Pain?

If you find yourself experiencing TMJ symptoms that are mild and infrequent, they may go away on their own. This sometimes can take weeks or months depending on what you do to help your jaw find relief. Of course, this is a good time to alleviate symptoms by temporarily sticking... Read more »

Common Questions About Oral Surgery Recovery

Do you have questions concerning your recovery post-op? We have answers to the most common questions we get. Read on for more: How can I prepare for oral surgery? Make sure you have a comfortable recovery place set up at home. Having extra pillows can help you rest more comfortably,... Read more »

How to Tell if You’re a Sufferer of the TMJ Disorder

The TMJ disorder is a common problem that affects many. It can even affect lives to the point it’s tough to function and perform everyday tasks. If you think you’re a victim of the TMJ disorder, it’s time to find out. Doing so can help you treat the disorder before... Read more »

Avoiding Dry Socket Following Tooth Extraction

Our first goal is to preserve your natural teeth if possible to maintain the optimal function of your smile. However, your teeth may be affected by certain conditions such as trauma or disease that can cause them to become too damaged to support a dental restoration. If you need to... Read more »

Have You Considered Dental Implants?

Your smile can suffer a lot from the loss of a permanent tooth, and not just in its appearance. The good news is that there are many tooth replacement options offered at MSL Surgery, including custom dental implants. For more information regarding dental implants and how they can improve your... Read more »

Practical Oral Health Care: Sleep Apnea Treatments and Prevention

Are you familiar with what sleep apnea is and how it can be prevented? In order to improve your smile to allow your teeth and gums to continue to function effectively, underlying conditions and disorders will need to be treated properly. One common condition that can often affect your oral... Read more »

Treatments for TMJ

There are two joints on each side of your jaw that allow you to talk and chew your food. These joints are called the temporomandibular joints, also known as TMJ’s, and when they act up or become inflamed, you can be subjected to severe pain and complications. To help you... Read more »

Understanding Dental Implant Basics

Are you aware of dental implants and how they can benefit your smile? If not, we have exciting news for you! Dental implants are a fantastic way to restore a lost tooth and complete your smile. When it comes to any dental procedure, it is important to understand the basics,... Read more »

Save the Socket!

Whenever possible, you should try to keep all of your natural teeth, since nothing is better suited for your mouth. However, there may be times when one of your teeth becomes damaged from disease or trauma and can’t be saved with a crown, inlay or filling. When that happens, the... Read more »

Find Answers to Questions About Wisdom Tooth Removal Here

Are you someone who has questions about wisdom tooth removal? If so, it’s time to find the answers. It’s best to do so because it can help you feel more prepared for your appointment. It can even help you wash some dental nerves away. To help you find the answers... Read more »