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Foods You Can Eat After Wisdom Teeth Surgery

Getting your wisdom teeth removed is a fairly easy surgery with just a few days of rest. Since your wisdom teeth are at the very back of your mouth it easy for them to become crowded and impacted. When this happens you’ll need to get them removed. Once the surgery is completed, soft foods are [...]

2019-11-08T17:02:14+00:000 Comments

5 Ways Dental Implants Can Change Your Life

It can be pretty upsetting when you lose a tooth, even more so if you spend thousands of dollars on replacing the tooth only to have the replacement break or fail. Dental implants are the best option if you want something that is going to last a lifetime if properly taken care of. Here are [...]

2019-11-01T21:12:59+00:000 Comments

Sedation & Wisdom Teeth Surgery: What You Need To Know

The thought of sedation or surgery can be intimidating for some people. Here at the Oral and Facial Surgery Institute, we can assure you that there is nothing to worry about, as you will never be left with any unanswered questions regarding sedation or your wisdom teeth removal. Here are some sedation tips to ease [...]

2019-10-12T00:06:37+00:000 Comments

How To Take Care Of Your Dental Implants

We all know that losing a tooth can be a little frightening. Luckily with today’s technology, a dental implant is the closest thing to a natural tooth. Just like with any surgery there can be complications or in this case “failed” implants. Taking proper care of your implants post-surgery is essential for proper healing.   [...]

2019-10-04T19:45:50+00:000 Comments

When Should You Have Your Wisdom Teeth Removed?

Wisdom teeth, unfortunately, are something that most people have to deal with at some point or another in their lifetime. Some experience issues in their early teenage years while others start dealing with issues later on.   A lot of people wonder when the right time to get their wisdom teeth out is and the [...]

2019-09-20T17:25:44+00:000 Comments

How to Prevent Sports-Related Facial Injuries

If you play contact sports such as soccer, football, hockey or baseball, injuries to the head and face are common. Here are a few tips to follow to ensure you have a fun, safe, and active sports season.   Wear Protective Gear You may not always be able to prevent an injury, however, making sure [...]

2019-09-11T16:49:04+00:000 Comments

How Long Do Dental Implants Last?

If you’re considering dental implants as part of your treatment options, you’ll want the right information to help you make an educated decision about this potential investment. At the Oral & Facial Surgery Institute in St. George, Utah, we’re your dental implant experts. Let us help you decide if dental implants will be right for [...]

2019-09-06T17:50:01+00:000 Comments

Why You Should Consider All-On-4 Implants

If you’ve considered receiving your very own teeth-in-a-day, you’ve probably heard of the All-on-4 dental implants before. Dental implants can seem complicated to know if they’re right for you, so here are our top 5 reasons why you should consider All-on-4 dental implants.    1 - Eliminate Health Issues Associated with Infected Teeth One of [...]

2019-08-08T21:08:19+00:000 Comments