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Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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How Could Jaw Correction Change Your Life
... Life-changing procedures Oral surgery produces life-changing effects for patients who have: a protruding jaw misaligned, crooked or protruding teeth problems with the appearance of teeth, lips, cheeks and nose diseased tooth pulp that requires root canal therapy impacted wisdom teeth In particular, corrective jaw surgery, also called orthognathic surgery, realigns the jaw to improve: uneven wearing of teeth open bite, where teeth do not close together completely cross bite where teeth are positioned to one side of the mouth or the other birth defects of the face such as cleft palate receding jaw (genioplasty) sleep apnea where airflow is obstructed by tissues at the back of the throat temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMJ) characterized by a painful jaw joint that clicks, pops or closes improperly a face that is unbalanced Oral surgery plus orthodontics Jaw surgery is often performed in concert with dental treatment and orthodontics (braces) and reconstructs the upper, lower, or both jaw bones...

When to Consider Oral Surgery
...Before the impacted wisdom teeth cause irreparable damage to healthy teeth talk to us about having your wisdom teeth removed...

Wisdom Teeth
...Impacted wisdom teeth can be extremely painful, as well as harmful to your oral health...