Dental Implants: Will I Need a ‘Sinus Lift’?

Preparation for dental implants sometimes requires surgery to prepare your jawbone. On the top teeth, this can include a procedure called a sinus lift. This procedure increases the amount of bone available for the implants to be anchored in. Without…...

What is conscious sedation?

Conscious sedation is a tactic used by many dentists and oral surgeons for simple procedures that typically does not include a hospital stay. Unlike full anesthesia, conscious sedation involves the use of select medications to relax the patient and anesthetize…...

Sedation Dentistry: Will I feel groggy after my treatment is over?

Sedation dentistry involves the use of medicines to relax and anesthetize patients for a wide range of procedures. Whether groggy afterward depends on the type of sedation used, the length of the procedure, how the patient responds to the medications,…...

I Have a Bad Gag Reflex, Can Sedation Dentistry Help?

Sedation dentistry can be a great help to those who become anxious or panicky in the dental chair. It can also be helpful to those who have an overly sensitive gag reflex, making it difficult for them to have dental…...

Tips to Ensure a Successful Dental Implant Recovery

Having dental implants placed is a surgical procedure that requires a recovery period to be sure you heal thoroughly. The healing process is vital to the success of an implant procedure. For this reason, you should be sure to take…...

Can I Replace Both Upper and Lower Teeth With Bar Attachment Denture?

Bar Attachment Denture, sometimes called same-day tooth replacement, is a tooth replacement option that offers more flexibility and faster treatment than traditional dental implants. This type of implant is also often an option for those who have lost bone mass…...

Stem Cells from Teeth Can Form Brain-Like Cells

Is there nothing that a tooth cannot do? Scientists have recently found that stem cells taken from our teeth have the potential to form brain-like cells - which could be a breakthrough in treatment of stroke patients.  To learn more…...

Reston Oral Surgeon Can Knock out Tooth Pain, Thanks to Sedation Dentistry

If you experience extreme anxiety when you go to the dentist, even a toothache might not be enough to convince you to go there. Fortunately, sedation dentistry can make it easy again for you to get the dental care you…...

Oral Surgeon Serving Reston Discusses Sinus Augmentation For Dental Implants

Dental implants are an excellent option for tooth replacement. Almost anyone can have one or more teeth replaced with an implant. If you require implants on the upper jaw, however, and lack sufficient bone mass to support them, you might…...

Will I Need Recovery Time If I Use Sedation During My Dental Procedure?

Sedation dentistry is an approach to dental work that allows patients with dental phobia to easily receive the care they need. Sedation removes all stress and anxiety, allowing you to have your dental work performed in complete comfort. Some types…...

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