When you have problems with the function of your bite, or issues that upset bite balance and cause problems for your smile’s health and beauty, you may need corrective jaw surgery. In today’s blog, your Santa Rosa , CA, oral and maxillofacial surgeons will discuss how we approach orthognathic surgery!
Month: May 2021
When a smile loses mass and density in the jawbone, this could cause major negative impacts on function and even the appearance. To rebuild these lost tissues, which also help prepare the smile for implant placement, your Santa Rosa , CA, oral surgeons may suggest a procedure known as bone grafting, or ridge augmentation.
When a tooth doesn’t erupt all the way and becomes partially blocked, this is known as an impaction. Unless addressed, this could cause major complications for the health and stability of your smile, and also become a source of major discomfort. In today’s blog, your Santa Rosa, CA, oral surgeons talk about fixing an impacted… Read more »
What do you know about wisdom teeth? Also known as third molars, these additional teeth could lead to serious problems for your oral health. To prevent these issues, we could simply remove them. Don’t let your anxiety stand between you and this often-crucial procedure. Your Santa Rosa , CA, oral surgeons can ensure you remain… Read more »
When you see our team for oral surgery, we want to complete a thorough exam of your smile. This not only ensures a proper diagnosis, but also lets us properly guide treatment. In today’s blog, your Santa Rosa , CA, oral surgeons will explain how we use digital x-rays to plan your care.
In our last blog, we looked at what you should expect from your oral surgery. But what about afterward? What should you expect from the healing process, and how do you protect your smile during this time? In today’s blog, your Santa Rosa , CA, oral and maxillofacial surgeons discuss what happens after your surgery.
Patients often ask us what will happen during their surgery. Our team of oral and maxillofacial surgeons perform procedures like wisdom tooth extraction, implant placement, and jawbone grafting to rebuild smiles and improve oral health. In today’s blog, your Santa Rosa , CA, oral surgeons will look at what exactly happens during an oral surgical… Read more »
Your Santa Rosa , CA, oral surgeons want to help rebuild smiles in our community, from extractions and dental implant placement, or sinus lifts and jawbone grafting procedures. However, to offer these procedures with precision and accuracy, we need to employ advanced technology. In today’s blog, let’s look at how we plan and guide procedures… Read more »