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What Age is Best For Wisdom Tooth Removal?

October 15, 2019

If you grow wisdom teeth in your late teens or early 20s, your dentist might recommend you get them removed. While some patients get their wisdom teeth removed as soon as their dentist notices them developing, other patients choose to wait until adulthood or until the teeth begin to cause negative symptoms. Does age really … Continue reading “What Age is Best For Wisdom Tooth Removal?”

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What To Do After Facial Trauma

September 30, 2019

Facial trauma can be terrifying. Injuries to the face require immediate treatment, but many people are too shocked to properly act after a traumatic event. Understanding what to do in the event of facial trauma will help you stay calm if you (or a loved one) ever have an accident. Keep reading to learn more. … Continue reading “What To Do After Facial Trauma”

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How to Prepare for Dental Sedation

September 20, 2019

While dental sedation will help you stay calm and relaxed during oral surgery, the sedation process might seem overwhelming. Fortunately, there are some things you can do to prepare for sedation. Use these tips to get ready for sedation so you can be prepared for your dental procedure. Get Clear With Your Doctor Before your … Continue reading “How to Prepare for Dental Sedation”

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Preparing for Wisdom Tooth Removal

August 22, 2019

Wisdom tooth removal can be a scary experience. While these extractions are common procedures, they can still be daunting to people who have never had oral surgery before. Preparing for your wisdom tooth extraction will help you feel confident about the procedure. Keep reading to learn how to prepare. Know Your Pain Management Strategy While … Continue reading “Preparing for Wisdom Tooth Removal”

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Nutrition After Dental Implants

August 22, 2019

Dental implants can dramatically change the look and function of your mouth. These dependable, permanent implants make cosmetic dentistry a reality for people who need complex reconstructive work. However, the invasiveness of dental implants means that you will need to stick to a liquid and soft food diet for several weeks after your procedure. In … Continue reading “Nutrition After Dental Implants”

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How to Manage Anxiety Before Tooth Extraction

July 29, 2019

If you need a tooth extraction, you might be feeling nervous about the procedure. Getting a “tooth pulled” is never a fun experience, and for some patients, the fear of an extraction is enough for them to delay treatment. Fortunately, there are things you can do to ease your anxiety before a tooth extraction. Follow … Continue reading “How to Manage Anxiety Before Tooth Extraction”

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Imaging Options for Every Need

July 29, 2019

Imaging allows dentists and oral surgeons to assess your teeth. If you are experiencing pain or if you need surgery, your dental team will use imaging to determine the severity of your problem and find the best possible solution. At Katy Cypress Oral Surgery and Implant Center, we use different types of imaging to examine, … Continue reading “Imaging Options for Every Need”

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How Dental Implants Can Strengthen Your Jaw

June 24, 2019

If you are missing a tooth, you may notice other changes in the strength of your mouth. Without the support of a tooth, your jaw bone may weaken over time. This can limit your options when it comes to tooth replacement. If you are in the beginning stages of jaw bone loss, a dental implant … Continue reading “How Dental Implants Can Strengthen Your Jaw”

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Avoiding Dry Sockets After Wisdom Tooth Removal

June 18, 2019

After a wisdom tooth extraction, it’s important to allow your mouth to heal. Dry sockets are one of the most common complications that can arise during this healing process. Dry sockets are painful, but they can usually be avoided with proper care. Keep reading to learn how you can prevent this condition. What are Dry … Continue reading “Avoiding Dry Sockets After Wisdom Tooth Removal”

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IV and Oral Sedation: Key Differences You Should Know

May 22, 2019

If you need oral surgery, you are probably curious about the type of sedation you will be given for the procedure. While several types of sedation exist, IV and oral sedation are the two most frequently used during oral surgery. In this article, we will explain the key differences between these two sedation types so … Continue reading “IV and Oral Sedation: Key Differences You Should Know”

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