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Oral Surgery

Most issues that affect the teeth and gums respond well to conservative, non-invasive treatments. Still, if you develop a deep cavity or one of your wisdom teeth becomes impacted, oral surgery might be necessary. At Gables Family Dental, the expert dentists have years of experience performing oral surgery. Using special tools and anesthesia, the process is quick and pain-free. To make an appointment at the practice in Miami or Coral Gables, Florida, call the nearest office today or book online.

Oral Surgery Q & A

What is oral surgery?

Oral surgery is a specialized procedure to treat dental conditions that affect your oral health. It’s also used to treat patients cosmetically for the purpose of enhancing your smile. 

At Gables Family Dental, the practice’s first priority is to consider the least invasive treatments. However, sometimes oral surgery is the best option for resolving an issue.

The team has extensive experience performing a wide range of surgical procedures. They are highly qualified to evaluate your condition and prescribe the best treatment for you.

When is oral surgery needed?

Oral surgery may be recommended for several conditions, including:

  • Removing wisdom teeth
  • Removing an infected tooth
  • Removing a broken or cracked tooth
  • Removing overly crowded teeth
  • Taking tissue biopsies
  • Bone grafting
  • Inserting dental implants
  • Creating and placing bone grafts
  • Removing abnormal tissue

You should see your dentist at Gables Family Dental if you’re having any dental issues. Their conservative approach offers the best solution for you.

What is oral surgery like?

The team at Gables Family Dental makes you as comfortable as possible for all dental procedures. If oral surgery is required, general anesthesia and other forms of sedation can help you relax and have a pain-free experience.

Recovery times vary, as well. Be assured that after your surgery, the team at Gables Family Dental gives you clear instructions about your at-home care when you leave. You are also monitored closely to make sure you heal properly.

During your consultation at Gables Family Dental, talk to your dentist about your concerns and desires for your procedure. They develop a personalized plan with superior care.

What conditions are treated with oral surgery?

Gables Family Dental may recommend oral surgery when conservative treatments haven’t been working or if there isn’t a non-surgical remedy available.

Surgical procedures may be performed for the following:

  • Missing teeth 
  • Damaged teeth
  • Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) syndrome
  • Sleep apnea
  • Cysts or growths

Oral surgery for cosmetic needs address conditions such as badly stained or discolored teeth and other aesthetic concerns.

If you have concerns about your dental condition, contact the expert team at Gables Family Dental for an evaluation by calling the practice or requesting an appointment online today.