How Do You Know if You Need Reconstructive Jaw Surgery?
If your upper and lower jaws just don’t fit, you may be missing out on some of life’s simplest pleasures—from enjoying a slice of pizza to taking a bite out […]Continue Reading
What Should I Eat After Orthognathic Surgery?
Following corrective jaw surgery, you will need to adjust your meals and snacks as your bones and facial structures heal. No matter if you undergo orthognathic surgery for TMJ pain, […]Continue Reading
How to Screen Yourself for Oral Cancer
According to the Oral Cancer Foundation, nearly 50,000 Americans will be diagnosed with oral or pharyngeal cancer in 2016. Nearly 10,000 will die. One reason so many will die is […]Continue Reading
Understanding Maxillofacial Surgery
Maxillofacial surgery is the medical specialty that encompasses the diagnosis, surgery, and related treatments for a broad array of defects, injuries, diseases, and aesthetic features of the face, neck, head, […]Continue Reading
An Essential Guide to Wisdom Teeth Procedures
Wisdom teeth, also known as your third molars, are at the back of your mouth on either side. While they do not always require removal, it is important to get […]Continue Reading
Wisdom Teeth Removal at the Right Time and Place
It is believed that wisdom teeth, or the third set of molars, did at some time serve a purpose for the human race. However, over time, that purpose has been […]Continue Reading
How to Find the Right Oral Surgeon in Phoenix
Phoenix has many oral surgeons to choose from, all with different backgrounds, specialties, and strengths. When it comes to matters of oral health, you want to choose wisely. There are […]Continue Reading
What to Expect Before, During, and After Receiving Dental Implants
Our teeth serve many purposes. They help you eat and talk, yes, but a beautiful smile also increases your overall quality of life. What happens when a tooth or teeth […]Continue Reading
When Should I Have My Wisdom Teeth Removed?
While having wisdom teeth removed is synonymous with teenagers getting their driver’s license, there is no correct age for removal. Some people have them removed before getting braces, while others […]Continue Reading
See the Difference Before and After Underbite Corrective Jaw Surgery
A malocclusion occurs when upper and lower jaws are misaligned due to being different sizes. If the lower jaw is larger, it protrudes, presenting a flat-looking profile. Individuals with underbites […]Continue Reading