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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: Cysts Benign (non-cancerous) tumors Malignant (cancerous) tumors 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 […]

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 […]

Bone Grafting

A dental bone graft is a technique used to increase the amount of bone in the jaw so that a dental implant may be placed. A bone graft may also be performed if bone loss affects the health of nearby teeth and gums. Bone loss in the jaw can be caused by: Tooth loss or […]