Category: Oral Pathology

Recognizing Oral Pathologies

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Oral pathologies refer to issues like sores, lumps, and lesions on the inside of your mouth or in your gums. These may seem minor, but any sores or lesions that don’t go away could actually point to serious issues, including oral cancer. In today’s blog, your Santa Rosa and Rohnert Park, CA, oral surgeons explain… Read more »

Warning Signs You Need Oral Pathology

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Oral pathology refers to diseases that develop in the interior of our moths, impacting our cheeks, jaws, and salivary glands. Identifying and treating these oral health issues is crucial for maintaining good oral health and avoiding major complications. In today’s blog, your Santa Rosa and Rohnert Park, CA, oral surgeons will discuss when to see… Read more »

Don’t Ignore Your Oral Pathologies

When we talk about oral pathologies, we mean issues like sores and lesions. Not only could these be painful, but lack of treatment could mean the onset of serious complications, threatening your smile’s stability and your overall health. In today’s blog, your Santa Rosa and Rohnert Park, CA, oral surgeons discuss possible treatment options.

Evaluating Your Smile With Oral Pathology

When you have sores, lumps, or other changes to your gums and oral structures, then you should let your Santa Rosa and Rohnert Park, CA, oral surgeons know. As part of our approach to oral pathology, we can examine and diagnose these issues and discover whether you need a biopsy or treatment. In today’s blog,… Read more »

The Role of Oral Pathology in Your Overall Health

To many people, complex oral health care often means the need for a specific type of oral surgery to address a foundation and/or functional issue with their oral health. This might include severe tooth loss, or damage or malformation of the jawbone. However, specialized oral health care can also involve diagnosing and tracking certain, less… Read more »

Smile Changes: How Do I Know If A Visit Is Necessary?

When you notice a change with any aspect of your smile, one of your first thoughts might be that coming in to see our Santa Rosa, CA would be a good idea. However, it’s quite possible that if you are like many of our patients, this immediate certainty is followed by a vague sense that… Read more »

When To Schedule An Oral Pathology Visit

What is oral pathology, why does it have to sound so scary, and when might you need it, you wonder? First, our Santa Rosa, CA team is happy to explain that this area of dental care includes the research, diagnoses, and treatment of changes with your oral health that are not considered normal. While we… Read more »

Oral Pathology: Could It Happen To Me?

Oral Pathology is a scary term to encounter. It sounds pretty serious, and definitely like something you’d want to avoid. Oral pathology covers diseases and conditions that develop in your mouth. While most oral pathologies are not life-threatening, they all need to be checked out by a dentist and many are referred to an oral… Read more »

Oral Pathology: Our Priorities For Your Experience

We know that a change in your mouth can lead to some amount of anxiety. One day, there’s nothing unusual happening. The next day, you see a bump or irritation and you don’t know what to do or how much to worry. If we have anything to say about it, you don’t worry at all… Read more »

Should You Worry About A Bump In Your Mouth?

Our mouths and tongues are full of nerve endings, and they often sense even tiny changes in our mouths. For children, that may be a wiggly tooth, or the sensitive area when a new tooth is coming in. By the age of 20, most people have attained their full set of teeth, and new lumps, bumps or… Read more »