Archive for July, 2015

Bone Grafting: Know the Facts

Bone grafting is used in oral surgery when the amount of bone in a patient’s jaw is insufficient or too soft to support traditional dental implants. It lays the foundation—by adding or “growing” new bone—so that dental implants can be placed for restorative solutions, such as crowns, bridges, or a full set of non-removable (screwed […]

Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth, also known as the “third molars”, are located at the rear of the upper and lower teeth. Most people have four wisdom teeth that generally grow in between the ages of 16 and 25. Some have fewer while others have an extra one or two. Although these extra teeth were useful for our […]