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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

How Oral Surgery is Used to Benefit Your Long-Term Oral Health

Ideal oral health involves making sure that teeth are not only healthy but that the surrounding structures in and around the mouth function correctly. Maxillofacial Surgery, more commonly known as oral surgery, focuses on treating many diseases, injuries, and defects in the head, neck, face, jaws, and hard and soft tissues of the mouth. Oral […]

Written by prositesdentalFeb 13 • 4 minute read

What is a Bone Graft?

Bone grafting is the surgical procedure that improves areas of the smile deficient in natural bone and involves taking material from another source. The contributing materials can be taken from the patient’s chin or hip or can be outsourced synthetically. While each bone grafting material has unique beneficial properties, the primary function is to allow […]

Written by prositesdentalOct 8 • 2 minute read

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