Oral Surgery

How to Prevent Bone Loss After Tooth Extraction

When your tooth is severely damaged, decayed, or weakened, sometimes the best course of action is removal. A tooth that’s proving to be a problem can negatively affect your overall oral health, so tooth extraction, followed by restorative treatment, may be required to alleviate discomfort and symptoms. If a space ...
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What Should I Expect After Wisdom Teeth Removal?

Having your wisdom teeth removed is a very common procedure. Understanding what happens once these teeth are extracted can help you to enjoy a more pleasant and speedy recovery experience. At Smile by Design, our extensively trained dentist and oral surgeon is dedicated to helping you heal as quickly, comfortably, ...
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Do I Need to Have My Wisdom Teeth Pulled?

It’s natural to want to avoid an unnecessary dental procedure. When it comes to pulling wisdom teeth, not everyone needs to have these teeth removed (and not everyone even has wisdom teeth to begin with). Understanding which factors indicate whether treatment is necessary can help you make the best decision ...
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Picture Perfect Dental Implants

Dental implants improved this woman's smile with confident clarity.

As the holiday season is in full swing, there’s no doubt that you have taken many photos already. Family photos for the holiday cards, photos while decorating the tree, photos while out with friends or the company holiday party, taking photos for that New Year’s Eve party. In any scenario, ...
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