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Shaun B. Rai DMD has created this informative blog to help educate the community.
Latest Posts:

Can I Live Without a Submandibular Gland?

Posted on 4/15/2024 by Weo Admin
The submandibular glands, located beneath the mouth and behind the lower jaw, are critical to saliva production. They come in pairs and secrete adequate saliva to ensure your mouth is moist and lubricated. However, one or both submandibular glands can develop infections or become blocked due to...
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Breakthroughs in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Posted on 4/1/2024 by Weo Admin
Oral and maxillofacial surgery is a broad medical field. It focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of defects and diseases that impact the mouth and face. This surgical specialty can extend to the head and neck, helping improve the quality of life of patients with critical flaws and deformities...
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Can Jaw Surgery Affect Hearing

Posted on 3/15/2024 by Weo Admin
Jaw surgeries, especially osteotomies conducted on the upper jaw, can cause auditory dysfunction by disturbing the functioning of the peritubular muscle. However, in most cases, full hearing functionality is eventually restored. Do Jaw Surgeries Affect Hearing? According to the International...
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All Posts:

Can I Live Without a Submandibular Gland?
4/15/2024
Breakthroughs in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
4/1/2024
Can Jaw Surgery Affect Hearing
3/15/2024
Can Jaw Surgery Affect Eyes
3/1/2024
Dental Implants Complications in Diabetic Patients
2/15/2024
Complications of Dental Failures
2/2/2024
How Do You Sleep After Maxillofacial Surgery?
1/15/2024
How Do You Know You Need a Jaw Surgery?
1/2/2024
Everything You Need To Know About Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
12/15/2023
Understanding Wisdom Tooth Extraction - What to Expect
12/1/2023
Will I Need a Referral To See An Oral And Maxillofacial Surgeon?
11/15/2023
Braces And Surgery, Which Is Best For Jaw Alignment?
11/1/2023
Salivary Glands Surgery
10/31/2023
Can You Go Swimming When You Have Dental Surgery?
10/15/2023
The Transformative Role of Oral Surgery in Easing TMJ Disorders
9/25/2023
Can Trauma Cause TMJ Disorders
9/11/2023
Oral and Maxillofacial Infections in Pediatric Patients
8/21/2023
Is it painful to have a gum graft procedure
8/7/2023
Foods To Consume In The Week After Wisdom Teeth Removal?
7/24/2023
Scope of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
7/24/2023
Dental Implants versus Root Canal
7/10/2023
What Are Cleft Palates?
6/19/2023
The Parts That Compose A Dental Implant
6/5/2023
Can I get a Filling Instead of a Root Canal?
5/22/2023
Getting Dental Implants
5/8/2023
I Am Old, Should I Consider Wisdom Teeth Removal?
4/24/2023
Face Trauma And Oral Surgery
4/10/2023
Causes of Bad Breath
3/20/2023
We Can Help Put Avulsed Teeth Back In
3/6/2023
Quick Fixes For Jaw Pain
2/20/2023
Understanding The Benefits Associated With Full-Arch Restoration
2/6/2023
Bad Habits to Avoid When You Have Dental Implants
1/23/2023
Dental Implants or Dentures?
1/9/2023
Tips For Smooth Jaw Surgery Recovery
12/19/2022
I Have A Loose Tooth. What Should I Do?
12/5/2022
What is Occlusal surface?
11/21/2022
Why Impacted Wisdom Teeth Should Be Removed?
11/7/2022
How to Prepare for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
10/24/2022
Treating Cleft Palate and Other Craniofacial Conditions
10/10/2022
What Is the Difference Between Cosmetic and Restorative Surgery?
9/19/2022
Common Signs that you Need Emergency Dental Care
9/5/2022
What Is a Head and Neck Exam?
8/22/2022
Should I Wear a Night Guard
8/8/2022
How to Prepare for Jaw Surgery
7/18/2022
Cardiac Implanted Devices and Electronic Dental Instruments
7/4/2022
What is oral maxillofacial surgery.
6/20/2022
Process of head and neck reconstruction
6/6/2022
Disadvantages of edentulism in prosthodontics
5/23/2022
Can I Drink Coffee After I Have Received My Tooth Extraction?
5/9/2022
Where Are Dental Implants Headed in the Next 5 Years?
4/25/2022
What is an Abscessed Tooth?
4/11/2022
What are the advanced operative techniques in orthognathic surgery
3/21/2022
Possible TMJ Treatments Options To Consider
3/7/2022
How Can You Detect That Wisdom Teeth Are Arriving?
2/21/2022
Bone Grafting And Why You Might Need One
2/7/2022
The Best Tooth Sensitivity Treatment Options
1/24/2022
Early Treatment for Bruxism Helps Avoid Long Term Problem
1/10/2022
Ignoring an Abscess Can Have Massive Oral Health Consequences
12/23/2021
Best Candidates for All on 4 Implants
12/10/2021
We Offer Sedation to Make Procedures Easier
11/22/2021
Get to Know The Most Frequent Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery Procedures
11/8/2021
Which teeth can be replaced by Dental Implants?
10/25/2021
How to Deal with Dental Anxiety?
10/11/2021
Write Down Questions to Bring With You Before Your Oral Surgery
9/6/2021
Rinsing with Salted Water Could Speed Up Healing After Oral Surgery
8/23/2021
Does Ice Help Ease Swelling After Oral Surgery?
8/9/2021
Ways to Recognize That You Clench Your Teeth
7/26/2021
Do You Need to Brush Your Cheeks?
7/12/2021
How to Avoid Painful Dental Procedures
5/24/2021
Should You Exercise Following Oral Surgery?
5/10/2021
Why Custom Mouthguards from an Oral Surgeon Are More Effective
4/26/2021
Why Do I need Oral Surgery?
4/12/2021
Is Oral Surgery During Pregnancy Safe?
3/22/2021
Can a Bite Misalignment Be Corrected by an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon?
3/8/2021
Why Are Dental Implants the Preferred Tooth Restoration Procedure?
1/25/2021
Some Cracked Teeth Will Require Extraction But Not All
1/11/2021
Infection Symptoms to Watch for After Oral Surgery
12/7/2020
Understanding What a Dental Crown Is Used For
11/16/2020
Bad Habits Could Harm Your Jaw
10/5/2020
What Makes an Extraction Complicated to Where Oral Surgery Would Be Necessary?
9/21/2020
Times of the Year You Are Most Prone to Oral Injuries
9/7/2020
Dental Implants Act Just Like Your Original Teeth Once Did
8/24/2020
Signs You May Benefit from A Sinus Lift
8/10/2020
How an Oral Biopsy Works
7/23/2020
Things to Keep in Mind During Sinus Lift Recovery
7/7/2020
What You Chew Can Dictate A Lot About Your Jaw Pain
4/15/2020
ow To Grow Your Own Bone Graft
3/20/2020
Call Us If You Notice Your Jaw Starting To Click
3/10/2020
Why Oral Surgeons Should Always Handle Tooth Extractions
2/20/2020
Lesser Known Signs of Oral Cancer to Always Be On the Lookout For
1/20/2020
Just How Traumatic to the Mouth is Extracting a Tooth?
1/10/2020
Could You Have an Infection Following Oral Surgery?
12/20/2019
Common Reason People Ignore Their Bruxism Symptoms
12/10/2019
How Dental Implants Help Keep Your Jawbone Strong
11/10/2019
Is Heat Ever a Good Idea Following Oral Surgery?
10/20/2019
Dangers of Being Sick During Oral Surgery
10/10/2019
Things to Know Prior to Coming to Our Office for Oral Surgery
9/10/2019
When You Need Wisdom Tooth Care, Call on Us
8/25/2019
What Are the Most Common Jawbone Treatments?
7/20/2019
Types of Bony Growths of the Mouth We Commonly Remove
7/10/2019
Your Sinuses Could Lead to Tooth and Jaw Pain
6/20/2019
What Information We Need When You Come See Us Due to Pain
6/10/2019
How to Tell if Bruxism Occurs When You Sleep
5/20/2019
What to Have In Your Home Prior to Having Oral Surgery
5/10/2019






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