What happens when you have an impacted canine tooth? Treatment may involve tooth extraction or removal of growths to allow for eruption. Take a look at this infographic about oral surgery in San Diego to find more details!
Implants vs. Bridges. Dental Implants and bridges are two common solutions used to replace missing teeth. Dental implants are strong, long lasting artificial teeth inserted into the jawbone during oral surgery, while bridges are dental prostheses that join an artificial tooth permanently to adjacent teeth. Check out the comparison to better understand the differences between the two treatment options.
After a visit to the oral surgeon, be on the lookout for bleeding. If you notice any blood, softly bite down on sterile gauze or a moist teabag. This infographic from San Diego’s Center for Oral and Facial Surgery gives you more post-op tips. Source: http://www.oralsurgeonssandiego.com/666033/2013/03/19/what-you-need-to-know-about-recovery-from-oral-surgery---infographic.html