What Are the Benefits of Orthognathic Surgery?

What Are the Benefits of Orthognathic Surgery?

Orthognathic surgery, also known as corrective jaw surgery, is designed to fix both major and minor irregularities of the dentition and facial skeleton, including misalignments in the jaws or teeth. While there are often aesthetic improvements, the primary benefits focus on functional issues, such as enhancing the ability to chew, speak, and even breathe normally. While occlusion or “bite” issues …

Oral Rehabilitation with Dental Implants

Oral Rehabilitation with Dental Implants

If you have serious oral health issues, you might be considering oral rehabilitation with dental implants to improve the health, comfort, and function of your mouth. Yet it might feel confusing, overwhelming, or even impossible. Fortunately, modern dentistry now provides even the most fragile dental patients with a wide range of opportunities. In today’s high-tech environment, literally anything is possible! …

Dental Prostheses and Oral Surgeons

Dental Prostheses and Oral Surgeons

If you have been told you need dentures or another dental prosthesis, you probably have a lot of questions. One of the biggest questions might be, “How can I best prepare for a proper fit?” Here is what you should know. First, you should be aware that the construction of a partial or full dental prosthesis is the first step …

Preparing for Tooth Replacement

Preparing for Tooth Replacement

If you have been told that you need to have some or all of your teeth removed, your first reaction might be shock or sadness. After all, you have lived with your teeth your entire life, and even if they are painful and broken, they are still a part of your body. Your reaction may first be to take some …