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A Good Reason to Quit: Dental Implant Failure and Smoking
Find out why it is essential for smokers to give up smoking prior to undergoing dental implant surgery for the replacement of missing teeth.
Oral Surgery for Facial Fractures
Drs. Gerald W. Bird and Jay A. Johnson offer oral surgery to treat facial fractures and restore the strength, structure, and function of the smile.
The History of Dental Implants Goes Back Further Than You Think
The history of dental implants goes back thousands of years, though the most significant innovations in implant dentistry start around the 20th century.
Dry Mouth Syndrome: More Than Just an Annoyance
While a dry mouth can certainly be irritating, chronic dry mouth can actually cause extensive dental damage, including gum disease and tooth decay.
Gaps to Be Filled: Common Causes of Tooth Loss
Missing teeth can lead to serious issues with aesthetics and overall dental health. Our dentists consider the matter in more detail.
Six Wisest Reasons for Wisdom Teeth Removal
Learn the top six reasons for wisdom teeth removal. If you are experiencing pain due to the wisdom teeth, that’s good enough reason to have…
For Your Health: Oral Cancer Screenings
By undergoing regular oral cancer screenings, especially if you are at risk for the disease, you can help to save your own life.
Smoking and the Effect on Oral Health
Protect your smile from the damage of smoking. Learn more about smoking and the effect on oral health in this blog post.
What You Should Know about Dental Implant Surgery Recovery
Dental implants can drastically improve your quality of life, but you should understand what to expect during recovery.
A Smart Move: Impacted Wisdom Teeth Removal
Impacted wisdom teeth removal is a safe, permanent way to rid yourself of the pain caused by wisdom teeth.