Posts Tagged ‘ oral surgery ’
10 Tips for Post-Operative Success
Knowing what to expect after oral surgery can help guide you towards a speedy recovery. With any type of surgery, proper post-operative care is very important. To help minimize unnecessary pain and complications, here are some important tips to follow. Pain – Discomfort following oral surgery usually begins as the local anesthetic wears off. […]
WHAT ARE DENTAL IMPLANTS?
Dental implants are the new standard of care for tooth replacement. Essentially, a dental implant replaces the root of a missing tooth. A dental implant is a titanium screw that is surgically positioned into the jawbone, beneath your gum tissue. Because these implants fuse to your bone, they provide a strong and stable foundation for long-term […]
WHAT ARE WISDOM TEETH?
From the time you were born to adolescence, teeth are forming and erupt in stages. People develop two sets of teeth during their life; a set of primary or “baby” teeth and permanent or “adult” teeth. Permanent teeth typically begin to erupt between the ages of 6 and 12. The last of the permanent teeth […]