Understand Oral Pathology

oral pathologyMaintaining a healthy mouth requires more than just brushing and flossing regularly. You also need to visit your dentist or oral surgeon for thorough examinations, so they can detect any potential issues that may be looming. The study of irregularities and their subsequent treatment is known as oral pathology. In today’s blog, your Santa Rosa and Rohnert Park, CA, oral surgeons discuss this medical field and what the process is if they do find something amiss — like oral cancer. (more…)

Correcting Issues With Your Jaw

santa rosa jaw surgeryWhen you have problems with your jaw, whether due to injury or occurring due to issues with growth and development, then this could impact how you eat and speak. This could also complicate orthodontic treatment too! In today’s blog, your Santa Rosa and Rohnert Park, CA, oral and maxillofacial surgeons talk about how we address these concerns with orthognathic surgery.

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Augmenting Your Smile With Jawbone Grafting

santa rosaLosing your teeth doesn’t just leave a gap in your smile. Over time, your jawbone itself could lose mass and density, which means an aged appearance, further tooth loss, and complications with dental implant placement. In today’s blog, your Santa Rosa and Rohnert Park, CA, oral surgeons talk about augmenting smiles with jawbone grafting.

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Treatment For Your Facial Traumas

santa rosa facial traumaFacial trauma refers to damaged or lost teeth, or breakage and injury to the jaw and cheek bones. You could also develop facial lacerations and other injuries. Our team of oral and maxillofacial surgeons have experience in treating these concerns and restoring beauty and function to your smile. In today’s blog, your Santa Rosa and Rohnert Park, CA, oral surgeons talk about how we address trauma.

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Use Your 2021 Dental Benefits

santa rosa dental benefitsDo you have dental insurance, or possibly a health savings account? If so, then you could have benefits or funds that may expire and not roll over into 2022. There is still time to see your Santa Rosa and Rohnert Park, CA, oral surgeons for treatment, addressing your missing or damaged teeth, or other serious issues, before the year comes to a close.

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We Can Extract Your Wisdom Teeth

wisdom teeth extractionHaving wisdom teeth removed is one of the most common oral surgery procedures. In fact, you probably have a plethora of friends and acquaintances who have had them extracted. Because of this, if you need to have the procedure done, you’ve likely had lots of individuals tell your their experiences and give you advice. This is all well and good, but we are here to give you some professional insights. In today’s blog, your Santa Rosa and Rohnert Park, CA, oral and maxillofacial surgeons discuss what you need to know about wisdom teeth extraction. (more…)