Archive for July, 2011

Wisdom Teeth Extraction Recovery

Your dentist has just given you the news that most of us will hear sooner or later: one or more of your wisdom teeth need to be removed. Sure, you have known friends and family members who underwent the procedure; you are aware that it is common and relatively minor. But things change when it’s […]

Wisdom Teeth Extraction

Many people find it necessary to have their wisdom teeth extracted. This procedure is relatively common, because these teeth can cause a few different problems. Having a good understanding of what wisdom teeth are and why they are usually removed can help a patient feel more comfortable with the procedure. What are Wisdom Teeth? The […]

Are Dental Implants the Right Choice for You?

According to statistics from the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, 69% of adults ages 35-44 have lost one or more permanent teeth to accident, gum disease, a failed root canal or tooth decay. By age 74, 26% of adults have lost all of their permanent teeth. If you have missing or damaged teeth […]