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Dental Implants: Are There Age Restrictions?

dental implants When you’re missing a tooth, dental implants are one of the best tooth restoration options. They look and feel the most like a natural tooth. Whether your tooth loss is due to tooth decay or a sports injury, you don’t want to walk around without your complete smile no matter your age! But are there restrictions on age when it comes to dental implants? Why Are Implants Needed? Dent

Recovering from Wisdom Tooth Removal

Wisdom Tooth Removal Wisdom tooth removal might be a commonly performed oral surgery procedure, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t take the time to prepare yourself for the recovery process. At Richmond Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, we want to make sure our patients know exactly what to expect from the moment they leave our offices. Below are key tips to know about wisdom tooth removal and how to heal

5 Reasons You Shouldn’t Delay Oral Surgery 

You Shouldn’t Delay Oral Surgery  If professionals recommend oral surgery to treat your dental condition, it’s best to schedule it right away. While there are some cases where delaying treatment is acceptable, putting off oral surgery generally means your condition will get worse. Below are our top five reasons to follow your surgeon’s orders and get your procedure on the calendar. You’re in Pain Managing the

6 Signs You Need TMJ Treatment

TMJ treatment Doctor-recommended TMJ treatment differs depending on the severity of your condition and other factors, such as your age and health status. While some cases of TMJ may be managed through basic treatments like fitted oral appliances, other cases are much more serious and require oral surgery. If you are wondering which category your case falls into, take a look at the six signs below to help

Why Choose Dental Implants?

dental implants A dental implant is just one of your restoration options when you have a missing tooth, but for many patients, it’s also the best. Why should you consider dental implants to replace your missing teeth? You Have Bite Power Equal to Natural Teeth With dental implants, you don’t have to watch what you eat. Since the implant stabilizes the underlying bone, there is no risk of bone loss ov