Sleep apnea is a disorder that affects your breathing while you sleep. While cases range from moderate to severe, it should not be ignored. There are several sleep apnea myths that people believe, and they are causing confusion about this disorder. Fortunately, we are here to debunk these myths and help you sleep better at night!
This year, we encourage you to make New Year resolutions that will positively affect your oral health. So, our team put together a list of resolutions for you to choose from to start the year off right!
Many people believe dental implant myths, and they are keeping them from their best smile, yet! Don’t believe dental implant myths such as they are too expensive or look unnatural. The Athens Oral Surgery Center team is here to debunk common myths and help you feel confident about your dental implants.
The Athens Oral Surgery Center team helps hundreds of patients every year with issues ranging from wisdom teeth to dental implants. Many of our procedures deal with teeth, an incredible part of our body that has many different functions. Check out a few fun facts about teeth and oral surgery:
Facial trauma is considered any type of injury to the face. It can be an injury to the soft tissue, bones, or teeth. Facial trauma does not only affect the patient on a physical level, it can be emotionally and mentally traumatic, too. Because of the severity of these cases, an expert oral surgeon is needed.
Many people are shocked to learn oral surgeons often assist with orthodontic surgery. The general dentist and Dr. Tomlinson work together to ensure the teeth are aligned and erupted properly. Erupted is a process in tooth development, in which the teeth enter the mouth and become visible. However, if there is an issue, Dr. Tomlinson will provide his expertise and skill to the situation.
Thousands of Americans have their wisdom teeth removed every year. This removal is often necessary due to the pain or discomfort they cause. However, many people attempt to live with the pain due to false facts they’ve heard! Consider the following four myths about wisdom teeth.