Center for Oral Surgery and Dental Implants

Why Consultations Are Imperative

Why Oral Surgery Consultations Are Imperative We’re often asked how important, or necessary, is it to have a consultation before an oral surgery procedure. After all, most our patients lead busy lives and would love to save the time and money on one less appointment, especially if we’ve already got their dental records. A consultation […]

Why Dental Implants Are More Affordable Than Bridges

Cost-Effective Benefits of Dental Implants Over Bridges Today’s options for replacing missing teeth include dental implants, removable prostheses, permanent bridges, and at Center for Oral Surgery and Dental Implants, we know dental implants are the superior solution. What makes a dental implant the best choice for many patients? It’s the long-term value that ensures implants […]

What is considered oral surgery?

Your dentist has referred you to an oral surgeon and told you that you need to have oral surgery. You’re wondering what that means, and why your dentist can’t do it. Chances are, there’s a surgical procedure that would aid in the maintenance or restoration of your oral health. Some dentists conduct oral surgeries, although […]

Why Oral Surgeons Take X-Rays

As your top oral surgeon in Tampa, FL, we provide the highest level of individualized oral surgical care. To do so, we must get a comprehensive picture of your current oral health. X-rays allow us to do just that. As we review X-rays, we are able to see the whole tooth, including its root to […]

College Students and Wisdom Teeth

Should my college student get their wisdom teeth removed? If you’re a college student and still have your wisdom teeth, the ideal window of time to have them removed is closing. So, we encourage you to schedule a consultation to chat with an oral surgeon as soon as possible. Are you wondering why this is […]

Why Wisdom Teeth Removal Is for Teenagers

We all know the adage: If it’s not broke, don’t fix it, so why mess with wisdom teeth when they don’t seem to be causing any problems? Why are teens encouraged to have their wisdom teeth removed even though they aren’t bothering them? Wisdom teeth are typically the last teeth to come in, between the […]

How We’re Keeping You Safe During the Pandemic

Despite the claim by health experts that visiting a dental practice is even safer than going to a restaurant during the ongoing pandemic, many patients are still weary of contracting the virus while at an appointment. We, your Tampa Bay oral surgeon and team, are going the extra mile to keep you safe, so you […]

How painful is a dental implant?

Dental Implants in Tampa, FL It’s no secret that most dental procedures are uncomfortable, and dental implants are no exception. The question is are dental implants painful?  The answer is no. In fact, our dental implant patients report back that they experience very little discomfort during or after their surgery. What happens while getting a […]