If you already wear dentures, are missing teeth or are even missing just one, it's possible your jaw has experienced some deterioration. Bone grafts work by taking donated bone, attaching it to the bone that is already there, laying the
Needing dental implants can seriously affect your self-esteem. Missing teeth can drive you to blow off job interviews, dates, appointments you name it. But the effects of missing teeth extend farther than just the physical appearance of your smile.
Oral surgery and dentistry in general has advanced rapidly over the last few decades alone. To go along with these advancements, we as healthcare professionals have had to adapt to include new and better technologies to support our advanced procedures.
Having jaw problems can severely impact a patient's life in many ways, including causing excessive discomfort, inability to eat properly, breathing problems, and tooth damage. As an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Kevin Pollock offers comprehensive orthognathic surgery (jaw surgery)
Dental fear is a common phobia many Americans have, and fear of surgery often keeps those in need of restorative treatments from getting the care they actually need to be healthy. We understand your fear and apprehension, but want you
The mouth is considered the gateway to the rest of the body, so when your mouth does not work as it should, your wellbeing is compromised as well. For some, there are many aspects of their oral health that they
Wisdom teeth are extra teeth that develop in the back of the mouth behind the molars during the late teenage years for most people. Contrary to their name, wisdom teeth do not offer us any advantages, and often cause