Northwest Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

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Posted Thu, Mar 02, 2023
Healthcare settings can be intimidating, and the prospects of surgery can create overwhelming feelings,
Posted Tue, Jan 31, 2023
Each year more than 10,000 patients in the United States undergo orthognathic surgery, the most common type of jaw surgery performed by oral and maxillofacial surgeons.
Posted Wed, Jan 25, 2023
If the sound of a not-so-distant drill while you wait in your dentist’s office makes your heart race, stomach flutter, and sweat break out on your brow, fear not, you are not alone!
Posted Thu, Jan 05, 2023
It’s no surprise that Americans are less familiar with oral and maxillofacial surgery than they are with the role played by their general dentist.
Posted Tue, Nov 15, 2022
Oral cancers account for about 3 percent of all cancers diagnosed annually in the United States with 54,000 new cases each year and more than 11,000 deaths.
Posted Tue, Oct 25, 2022
Surely, there are worse things to experience, but having a tooth knocked out definitely ranks high on the misery index of life’s unfortunate events.
Posted Tue, Aug 09, 2022
Marsupialization is a conservative and non-invasive surgical option to treat keratocysts, especially in the case of large cysts,
Posted Sat, May 28, 2022
Oral and maxillofacial surgeons undergo years of extensive education and training, which allows them to perform many different types of oral surgery.