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After Oral Surgery: 4 Tips for a Comfortable Recovery

As with any surgical procedure, aftercare is crucial to promote healing and prevent complications following oral surgery. Whether you’ve had a tooth extraction or you’re getting a bone graft to prepare for dental implants, it’s essential to take proper measures to ensure a successful recovery. Below are a few tips to help you experience a […]

Written by prositesdentalNov 17 • 2 minute read

The Top 6 Questions to Ask Your Oral Surgeon

If you’re considering oral surgery, you want to know exactly what will happen before, during, and after your procedure. Even though your oral surgeon will provide details about the procedure before your surgery, having a list of questions to ask ahead of time can be helpful. Thoroughly discussing your treatment plan with your oral surgeon […]

Written by prositesdentalOct 6 • 2 minute read

What to Expect With Dental Implants

Dental implants are permanent tooth replacement solutions that include both an artificial tooth root and an implant restoration. They consist of titanium posts that serve as artificial roots and a prosthetic tooth affixed on top. Since they are surgically placed into the jaw, implants are highly stable and can handle chewing pressure just like natural teeth. Not […]

Written by prositesdentalAug 18 • 3 minute read

Reasons for Root Canal Therapy

Root canal therapy helps you address pain and infection, maintain your natural smile, limit the need for ongoing treatment, and continue eating the foods you love.

Written by prositesdentalJun 16 • 3 minute read

How to Eat After Oral Surgery

When you know you need oral surgery, the best thing you can do is to be prepared. Knowing what to eat after surgery can help you heal faster. Learn more!

Written by prositesdentalMay 28 • 2 minute read

What is Considered Oral Surgery?

Understanding the types of oral surgery and what to expect will help you feel more confident about your treatment.

Written by prositesdentalApr 19 • 3 minute read

Dentist vs. Oral Surgeon: What is the Difference?

Understanding the difference between an oral surgeon and a general dentist can help you get the care you need.

Written by prositesdentalMar 5 • 3 minute read

Does Everyone Have Wisdom Teeth?

Have you ever wondered if everyone has wisdom teeth? Do you know when it is necessary to remove them? Find the answers and more information here!

Written by prositesdentalJan 9 • 3 minute read

Recovering from Oral Surgery

Oral surgery is a dental specialty that refers to any surgical procedure performed on your jaw, teeth, and gums. General dentists can conduct some oral surgeries such as tooth extraction, while more complex issues require an expert. Although oral surgery is usually an outpatient procedure, a recovery period is still necessary. If you plan to […]

Written by prositesdentalNov 24 • 3 minute read

Temporomandibular Joint Disorder Causes and Treatments

The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is in use more than any other joint in the whole body, which makes it an easy target for health issues. When these problems cause chronic pain and affect the overall function of the jaw, they are collectively known as temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMD). Complications related to the jaw joint head […]

Written by prositesdentalMar 5 • 2 minute read

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