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Exparel – Non-Opioid Pain Management

At Upper East Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, we are always on the cutting edge of technology and the latest advancements in oral and maxillofacial surgery — including pain management after surgery. We are mindful of patients’ comfort both during and after surgery. Everyone deserves relaxation and freedom from pain; this is why we are proud […]

IV Sedation & Anesthesia

One of the most common questions our staff gets is, “Will it hurt?” Our answer? No. While swelling and mild pain are common after oral surgery, you will not feel pain during your procedure. Local anesthesia numbs small areas, but we use IV sedation and general anesthesia for more rigorous procedures. IV Sedation Intravenous sedation […]

Botox for TMJ Disorder & Bruxism

Do you suffer from headaches? Does your jaw click, pop, and even lock? Do you find yourself grinding your teeth or clenching your jaw? Botox may be the answer! That’s right – Botox isn’t just for celebrities anymore. For many who suffer from TMJ and bruxism, Botox is the key to returning to a pain-free […]

Oral Cancers, Tumors, Cysts & Biopsies

Oral tumors and cysts are comparatively rare lesions that develop in the soft tissues of the mouth and face or the jawbone, including: Oral cysts and tumors are often symptom-free, which is why it is so important to have dental checkups regularly. Thankfully, most tumors and cysts are benign, but all oral tumors must be […]

Wisdom Tooth Extraction

If only wisdom teeth really imparted wisdom instead of causing pain! So why do wisdom teeth cause so much trouble? It’s a simple matter of numbers. The average mouth holds 28 teeth. When wisdom teeth erupt, four teeth are added. If they align properly and gum tissue is healthy, wisdom teeth don’t have to be […]