When your teeth, gums, or jaw suffers from severe dental problems, many professionals turn to oral surgery to fix your smile. Be it to extract a troublesome wisdom tooth or remove infected tissue, our trained dentists will ensure you are comfortable throughout the procedure. Once the surgery is over, pain and infection will no longer be an issue!
When Is Oral Surgery Necessary?
We have to perform surgery when oral tissue is severely damaged and the vulnerable parts of your mouth are at risk. Surgery can also fix nerves and facial features to make your life easier and enhance your breathing, sleep, and oral health. The word "surgery" sounds ominous, but oral procedures are painless and common. Each surgery differs depending on the issue, so feel free to ask your dentist to explain the procedure thoroughly.
Some problems that call for oral surgery include:
Get Ready to Undergo Oral Surgery
If you’re scheduled for an oral surgery, don’t panic! Please ask your dentist for clear instructions and follow them to a T to ensure the procedure and recovery go smoothly.
Here's a checklist to best prepare before your treatment:
- Find someone to take you home after your surgery
- Get soft foods and pain medication
- Fill out the necessary documentation
- Ask questions and relax to feel comfortable
Oral Surgery Procedures We Offer
- Wisdom Tooth Removal
- Tooth Extractions
Do You Need Oral Surgery? Southern Smiles Is Here to Help!
If your dental problems require oral surgery, our team is ready to provide treatment. Thanks to our trained staff, modern technology, and sedation options, you'll sail through the procedure. Call us today for an appointment!