TMJ Disorder: When is surgery necessary?

Has your dentist diagnosed you with TMJ disorder? Does your jaw click or pop when you eat or open your mouth? TMJ disorder can be a very debilitating oral health condition and in some cases, may require jaw surgery when other treatments fail to alleviate a patient’s symptoms. An oral surgeon may need to perform…

Facial Trauma: Hard Tissue Injuries

Facial trauma can affect anyone. Whether a person endures a traumatic injury to the face from a car wreck or an accidental fall, specialized treatment is often a necessity – especially if the injury affects hard tissues on the face. Since traumatic injuries to the oral and maxillofacial region tend to greatly affect oral function…