Advanced Dental Care of Temple Terrace
11157 N 56th Street, Temple Terrace, FL 33617

When Oral Surgery is Best for Your Bite

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A lot of dental discomfort can be relieved by oral surgery. Discover the many conditions that this treatment technique can improve.

In Case of Impacted Teeth

When wisdom teeth can’t come in correctly, they are considered to be impacted and can result in pain, swelling, infection, and permanent damage to the surrounding area. But oral surgeons can remove these teeth to both relieve and prevent painful problems.

Trouble with Tooth Loss

If you have lost teeth due to an accident or infection, then dental implants are a simple alternative to full bridges or dentures. The tooth replacements are securely placed in the jawbone by oral surgeons. But dental implants are only advised if you have a sufficient bone level and are willing to maintain them with good oral hygiene.

In a Jam with Your Jaw

Oral surgery can correct a number of jaw-related problems, such as:

  • Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders: when TMJ disjunction requires more than medication and therapy
  • Unequal jaw growth: when improper jaw growth makes it difficult to speak, eat, and breathe.
  • Poor denture fit: when jaw irregularities prevent dentures from fitting comfortably.

For Facial Issues

If you’re facing facial problems, then oral surgery can ease your discomfort. Oral surgeons commonly use surgery to correct these conditions:

  • Cleft Lip Or Palate – to correct this fetal development disorder that results in a gap in the lip or a split in the roof of the mouth.
  • Facial Injury – for fixing fractured jaws and broken facial bones.
  • Facial Infections – to treat infections that cause swelling and pain in the face.

The Stress of Snoring or Sleep Apnea

Oral surgeons can perform advanced procedures to help those who suffer from sleeping concerns. If non-surgical methods fail to work, then oral surgery is an option for getting a good night’s sleep.

To get the dental care you deserve from an affordable dentist in Temple Terrace, call Advanced Dental Care of Temple Terrace today at (813) 440-3981 or make an appointment.

Advanced Dental Care offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Temple Terrace. With 21 affiliated practices throughout Florida, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Advanced Dental Care of Temple Terrace, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Advanced Dental Care of Temple Terrace.

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