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Maxillofacial Trauma: Orbital Fracture

Maxillofacial Trauma: Orbital Fracture

There are many different kinds of maxillofacial trauma, and some of them include orbital fractures. This occurs when one of the bones around the eyeball gets broken. These bones are usually called the eye socket or the orbit. This kind of facial injury is usually a...
Why Corrective Jaw Surgery is Often Necessary

Why Corrective Jaw Surgery is Often Necessary

There are a number of reasons why people need to have jaw surgery. Also called orthognathic surgery, this type of procedure can correct problems with the jaw bones. It can realign the teeth and jaws so that they work better. It can also improve the way your face...
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery: Preparation and Recovery

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery: Preparation and Recovery

It’s completely natural to feel a bit anxious prior to your oral surgery at DFW Oral Surgeons. But don’t worry! We want you to feel calm and comfortable before your appointment. That’s why we’ve created a guide that outlines what to expect...
Oral Surgery: Cleft Lip & Palate

Oral Surgery: Cleft Lip & Palate

When a child is born with a cleft lip and/or a cleft palate, it generally results from these features not developing properly during pregnancy. A cleft lip is one or more splits or openings in the upper lip. A cleft palate is splits or openings in the roof of the...
Gum Surgery: Types and What to Expect

Gum Surgery: Types and What to Expect

The gums are an important part of the mouth, and they can get unhealthy just like the teeth. Gum surgery is a common need for those who have problems with their gums. Unhealthy gums can lead to everything from loose teeth to infections that enter the bloodstream. If...
Who Should Perform Dental Implant Placement?

Who Should Perform Dental Implant Placement?

When you are missing one or more teeth, getting tooth implants is a great, and permanent, solution. When you decide that you want implants, it is the oral surgeon who performs the procedure. There are several different types of implants for different types of dental...