Simple Recovery Tips Following Wisdom Tooth Extraction

Your dentist, Dr. , often recommends having your child’s wisdom teeth extracted as a preventative measure against future complications. Thoughtful preparation and quality aftercare will help your child get back on their feet as soon as possible. In some cases, your child’s wisdom teeth can be extracted at . However, if one or more wisdom… Read more »

Replacing a Tooth with a Dental Implant

An accident or emergency can happen in your mouth just like any other part of your body. Even though your teeth are usually anchored very firmly in their sockets, it’s still not impossible for something like a hard fall or a blow to the face to actually knock one of your teeth out of the… Read more »

What you Should Know About Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth are one of the most understood aspects of the dental world. Do you really need them removed? Why do they come in so late? What purpose do they serve? Because of all the questions surrounding wisdom teeth, there’s a bit of misinformation out there about them. We’ll address the questions mentioned above, and… Read more »

Are Dental Implant Myths Preventing You from the Restoration You Need?

Are you hesitating getting a dental implant to restore your smile but are putting it off due to fears about dental implants? We understand that some patients are hesitant because of myths concerning dental implants. Today we are going to assuage your fears by addressing some common dental implant myths so that you can feel confident… Read more »

The Recovery Tips You Need

If you have recently undergone bone graft surgery, your recovery process is extremely important. If you take good care of the graft site, you will have the successful results you are looking for. To help you fully and properly recover, our team recommends that you do the following things: -Stop the bleeding: It’s very common… Read more »

Jaw Structure Can Be Improved with a Bone Graft Procedure

The bone structure that anchors your teeth to your jaw can sometimes be depleted by advanced periodontal disease, tooth extractions, or advanced tooth decay. This can lead to a wide variety of issues. It could also cause a partial or denture to fit poorly, or make it difficult to anchor a dental implant. If you… Read more »

Aftercare Tips to Help Your Recover After Wisdom Teeth Extraction

Having your wisdom teeth extracted is a good preventative measure to help reduce your chances of developing tooth decay or gum disease on those teeth. After the wisdom teeth are extracted, there are a few things to keep in mind for speedy recovery. While your gums are healing, after having your wisdom teeth extracted, you… Read more »

Bone Graft Surgery to Restore Jawbone Structure

A loss of bone material in your jaw can make it hard for you to properly secure your dentures or receive a dental implant. Severe tooth decay, multiple tooth extractions and advanced gum disease can all lead to a reduction in bone structure. In a situation like this your dentist might recommend a bone graft… Read more »

Why You Need To Have Your Wisdom Teeth Removed (Even If They Are Impacted)

If you are between the ages of 16 and 24, then you will develop wisdom teeth. These third molars are located in the back of your mouth and they are the last teeth to erupt. You may think that you don’t need to undergo the procedure of wisdom teeth extraction if your teeth are impacted… Read more »

Aftercare Tips for a Speedy Recovery After Gum Surgery

Thoughtful preparation and aftercare greatly increases your chances for speedy recovery after gum surgery. At the initial appointment you should let your oral surgeon know about any medical conditions or medications you are taking. Most people undergoing gum surgery opt for deep sedation for their own comfort. This means you will need to arrange to… Read more »