Archive for October, 2019
What is an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon?
It’s a great question and one that most of us probably don’t know a great answer to other than, “They are the ones who take out wisdom teeth!” In reality, oral surgeons do a heck of a lot more than taking out wisdom teeth, but that is a big part of what we do after […]
“I never for a day gave up listening to the songs of our birds, or watching their peculiar habits, or delineating them in the best way I could.” – John Audubon
What is an implant?
Dental implants have actually been around for a few decades now, and the technology is continuing to change and advance. Generally, the same basic principles still apply from when they were first developed. Implants are basically titanium screws that have been treated in a variety of ways along their surfaces to promote/encourage bony ingrowth and […]