Archive for June, 2012

Repairing Damage Caused by Facial Injury

When an individual suffers a sudden trauma to the mouth or the face, the expertise of an oral and maxillofacial specialist is required in order to assess, diagnose and treat the injury. The extensive medical and dental education obtained by these specialized surgeons qualifies them to evaluate and repair damage to the mouth, jaws and […]

Oral Surgery in the Correction of Unequal Jaw Growth

The bones of the skull and jaw develop very gradually and continue to grow throughout adolescence and very early adulthood. Often, the growth process may be interrupted by one or a combination of external stimuli, causing the upper and lower jaw bones to develop at varied rates. This condition is referred to as unequal or […]

Different Types of Dental Implants

Dental implants have rapidly gained popular use over the past few decades as a technologically improved alternative to bridges and dentures. The various types of dental implants allow dental professionals and patients alike a broad range of options and possibilities when it comes to replacing missing teeth. Determining the Best Possible Dental Implant Each type of dental […]