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What You Need to Know About Our Sedation Options

Oral surgery can make potential patients anxious, and that means that there are a couple of questions that we get frequently. One is how much pain or discomfort that you can expect during a procedure, and the other we get a lot is about if you will be awake or under anesthesia for the duration. [...]

2020-07-16T19:55:30+00:000 Comments

Top 3 Reasons for a Bone Graft

Bone grafts are one of the more common procedures that oral surgeons do because it is a relatively minor procedure that can carry with it a lot of potential benefits. Despite our image of bone as a solid and immovable material, your bones and body are constantly changing throughout our lives, often responding to changes [...]

2020-07-09T21:36:45+00:000 Comments

Wisdom Teeth Surgery: The Do’s & Don’ts

Most people will have to have their wisdom teeth removed to avoid oral complications they can create, usually facing removal surgery around the age of 16-25.   It may be a frightening experience to face dental surgery--perhaps the first surgical procedure you have had to face. Here at St. George, wisdom teeth removal is what [...]

2020-06-24T21:23:05+00:000 Comments

Exploring the Benefits of Teeth-In-A-Day

Are you happy with your current smile? Have you tried dentures, or are you looking for a better alternative to standard dentures? Due to genetics, disease, or trauma to the teeth, you may need a full cosmetic overhaul of your smile--but dentures? Even the thought of dentures can be overwhelming and disappointing. But there are [...]

2020-06-19T16:23:35+00:000 Comments

What is an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon?

Oral and maxillofacial surgery is one of the nine dental specialties currently recognized by the American Dental Association and the American College of Surgeons. Oral Maxillofacial surgeons are highly specialized surgeons that are trained to treat a wide range of disorders and jaw and tooth emergencies. What Kinds of Situations do Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons [...]

2020-05-28T16:32:57+00:000 Comments