facial trauma

3 Tips to Prevent Facial Trauma

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.

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Dr. Tomlinson

Meet Your Athens Oral Surgeon: Dr. Tomlinson

If you are in need of oral surgery, you want the very best oral surgeon available. Dr. Tomlinson’s education, experience, and expertise place him at the top of the charts for oral surgeons in Georgia.

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Explaining How Oral Surgeons Can Help With Orthodontic Surgery

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.

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Debunking Common Wisdom Teeth Myths

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.

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Everything You Need to Know About Dental Implants

There are many choices you can choose from when you want to replace missing teeth: dentures, dental implants, bridges, and more. But, which one is right for you? It’s important to do your research and understand exactly which each offer and consult an expert surgeon for your unique case.

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Debunking Common TMJ Myths

You have a hidden joint known as the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) located in front of your ear which allows you to open your jaw. However, millions of Americans each year suffer from TMJ disorder causing pain.

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