Is Treating Impacted Canines With Oral Surgery Right For You?

Concerning your oral health and well-being, certain matters can prove more involved than others. A notable example is managing impacted maxillary and mandibular canines, a condition wherein the canine teeth struggle to erupt correctly, often necessitating oral surgery to allow them to come through. So why does the impaction of the canines happen? How Canines Become Impacted: Impacted canines arise... read more »

New Year, New Smile: Transformative Oral Surgeries for 2024

As the calendar turns over to a new year, many of us are inspired to make resolutions to improve our health and well-being. While exercise and dietary changes are often at the top of the list, it’s crucial not to overlook the transformative impact that oral health can have on our overall confidence and quality of life. In 2024, consider... read more »

What Your Toothache Is Trying To Tell You and Why You Should Listen

Toothaches can often be excruciating and are usually the body’s way of signaling that something is wrong in your mouth. As oral surgeons, we have encountered various toothache scenarios over the years, each offering unique insights into the underlying issues. Today we are sharing what your toothache is trying to tell you and examining different types of tooth pain to... read more »

Restoring Your Smile: How a Bone Graft Can Rejuvenate Your Jaw

A beautiful smile is often considered one of the most valuable aspects of a person’s appearance. However, many people may not realize that maintaining a healthy smile involves more than just having bright, white teeth. The foundation of an ideal smile lies in the strength and health of your jawbone. When trauma, tooth loss or advanced gum disease (periodontal disease)... read more »

Six Complementary Tips To Support Post Oral Surgery Pain Relief and Recovery

Oral surgery, including wisdom tooth extraction or dental implant placement, often comes with post-operative discomfort. Our experienced surgical team will provide you with a detailed list of post-operative care designed to keep you comfortable while you are healing. Healing Strategies After Oral Surgery There are effective pain medications and other guidelines to follow to make your recovery as smooth as... read more »

Oral Surgery Evolution: Breaking New Ground With Innovative Procedures

Oral surgery, once synonymous with tooth extraction and discomfort, is undergoing a remarkable transformation. Thanks to advancements in technology and techniques, our oral surgeons are continuously pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. Let’s take a closer look at how oral surgery is continuously evolving and the cutting-edge techniques and technologies that are effectively reshaping your experience as a patient. The... read more »

Traveling with Periodontal Disease: Tips for Maintaining Oral Health on Summer Trips

Vacations are the perfect time to relax, explore new destinations and create unforgettable memories. If you are dealing with periodontal disease, it’s also important to prioritize your oral health while traveling. Neglecting your oral care routine during your trip can worsen your condition and lead to discomfort. To ensure an enjoyable vacation, follow these essential tips to protect your oral... read more »

Unlocking Relief: The Transformative Role of Oral Surgery in Easing Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Disorders

Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) disorders can cause significant pain and discomfort, affecting a person’s ability to speak, eat, and even sleep. While non-surgical treatments such as medications, physical therapy, and lifestyle changes are often the first line of defense, oral surgery can play a vital role in managing and treating severe cases of TMJ disorders. In today’s blog, we will explore... read more »

Preparing for Your Oral Surgery: What To Expect Before, During, and After

Oral surgery can be a nerve-wracking experience for many people. Whether it's a tooth extraction, dental implant placement or other dental procedure, knowing what to expect can help ease your anxiety and ensure a happy and successful outcome. Today, we will discuss the essential steps to help you prepare for oral surgery, anticipate what happens during the procedure, and what... read more »