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  • Extraction
  • Dr. Ettinger explained the procedure and preformed my tooth extraction as quick and painless as it could be. (healthgrades.com)
  • Under the direct supervision of the oral surgeons, residents may expand their understanding of and increase their skill in third molar extraction, biopsy technique, pathology recognition and treatment planning in facial cosmetic and trauma surgery. (wikipedia.org)
  • Similarly to bisphosphonates, denosumab appears to be implicated in increasing the risk of osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ) following extraction of teeth or oral surgical procedures but, unlike bisphosphonate, the risk declines to zero approximately 6 months after injection. (wikipedia.org)
  • Orthodontic treatment Implants and implant-supported prosthesis - also an orthodontic treatment as it involves bones Apicoectomy - also an orthodontic treatment as part of the underlying bone structure must be removed Extraction - a procedure in which a diseased, redundant, or problematic tooth is removed, either by pulling or cutting out. (wikipedia.org)
  • Incision
  • Another variation of the procedure is for a surgeon to make an incision inside the mouth to loosen the mucosa and vermilion, which are then advanced and secured, leaving a portion of scar tissue inside the mouth which may take 2-4 months to heal. (wikipedia.org)
  • Surgeons
  • Residents may work closely with oral and maxillofacial surgeons, allowing them to improve their skills in oral surgical procedures. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 1980s, when collagen, originally the principal filler for the lips, proved limited in effecting permanent correction, plastic surgeons then developed surgical techniques for lifting and augmenting the lips, and correcting aesthetic defects and deformities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although surgeons report patient satisfaction with these techniques to be "high," no one variation has been sufficiently applauded to become the standard procedure. (wikipedia.org)
  • Exam
  • The first part of the exam is a written test on knowledge of oral health, which has to be passed in order to move on to the second half, which is the clinical exam. (wikipedia.org)
  • complications
  • A negative aspect of autologous grafts is that an additional surgical site is required, in effect adding another potential location for post-operative pain and complications. (wikipedia.org)
  • The presence of septa at or near the floor of the sinus are of interest to the dental clinician when proposing or performing sinus floor elevation procedures because of an increased likelihood of surgical complications, such as tearing of the Schneiderian membrane. (wikipedia.org)
  • surgeon
  • You will not find an oral surgeon better than Dr. Ettinger! (healthgrades.com)
  • An excellent surgeon , will explain the whole process of the procedure to you , and overall very professional. (vitals.com)
  • The optimal combination of drugs for any given patient and procedure is typically selected by an anaesthetist, or another provider such as an operating department practitioner, anaesthetist practitioner, physician assistant or nurse anaesthetist (depending on local practice), in consultation with the patient and the surgeon, dentist, or other practitioner performing the operative procedure. (wikipedia.org)
  • mucosa
  • For this reason, the maxillary teeth are usually anesthetized locally by inserting the needle beneath the oral mucosa surrounding the teeth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Oral mucocele (also termed mucous retention cyst, mucous extravasation cyst, mucous cyst of the oral mucosa, and mucous retention and extravasation phenomena) is a clinical term that refers to two related phenomena: Mucus extravasation phenomenon Mucus retention cyst The former is a swelling of connective tissue consisting of a collection of fluid called mucus. (wikipedia.org)
  • maxilla
  • A patient who would rather not wait several months for the end result by a palatal expander may be able to opt for a surgical separation of the maxilla. (wikipedia.org)
  • systematic review
  • A systematic review regarding "non-filling" procedures for lip augmentation classified lip lift techniques in four surgical categories: the direct lip lift (DLL), indirect lip lift (ILL), corner of the mouth lift (CML), and the V-Y lip advancement (VYLA). (wikipedia.org)
  • Infection
  • As a dentist, it is their responsibility to oversee that each and every procedure is being completed correctly to prevent potential risks including but not limited to infection, nerve damage, prolonged bleeding, hematomas and pain. (wikipedia.org)
  • typically
  • Autologous bone is typically harvested from intra-oral sources as the chin or extra-oral sources as the iliac crest, the fibula, the ribs, the mandible and even parts of the skull. (wikipedia.org)
  • Treatment
  • Providing dedicated and quality patient care means only recommending procedures that I believe are in the best interest of the patient and tailoring a treatment plan that is unique to them. (healthgrades.com)
  • Creating treatment plans to maintain or restore the oral health of their patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Osteotomy
  • Richard Trauner (August 27, 1900 - May 31, 1980) was an Oral Surgeon who is known for introducing the procedure of Sagittal Split Osteotomy to America in 1960s with Dr. Obwegeser. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the first phase, called the "osteotomy/surgical phase", the bone is cut, either partially, only through the hard exterior, or completely, and a device is fitted which will be used in the next phases. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • Introduced just over 20 years ago, CBCT technology provides a beneficial tool for periodontists to use in diagnosis, treatment planning, and surgical management, especially in patients with complex cases. (perio.org)
  • Average patients per day in OPD: ~2000 Average surgeries performed per day: ~250 Total Beds: ~2399 Major Departments: 4 Internal Medicine and 4 General Surgical Departments. (wikipedia.org)
  • There is little no chance of a patient recovering their voice following a complete or near-complete cordectomy as the procedure literally removes the organs responsible for vocal utterances, and patients with a less-than-entire cordectomy will always lose some or most of their vocal range (again corresponding to the section and amount of removed vocal cords). (wikipedia.org)
  • Doctors are encouraged to explore alternative communication technologies with patients (such as voice-boxes, whisper-amplifying devices, and text=to-speak software) prior to determining the acceptability of the procedure. (wikipedia.org)
  • mechanical
  • It is usually referred to as gingival recession as a spontaneous or non-intentional presentation, and in such cases it may indicate an underlying inflammation, a pocket formation or displacement of the marginal gingivae away from the tooth by mechanical, chemical, or surgical means. (wikipedia.org)
  • cases
  • Its utility in streamlining treatment planning and enhancing the periodontist's specialized surgical and anatomical skills may allow for more predictable patient outcomes, especially in complex cases. (perio.org)
  • A number of different treatment options have been used for severe septic cases, including intravenous antibiotics, surgical irrigation of the bursa, and bursectomy. (wikipedia.org)
  • patient
  • The results of the laryngoscope procedure are available right away and can be reviewed with the patient after the procedure. (rockymountainentcenter.com)
  • When bacteria are implicated, they are usually aerobic:[verification needed] Streptococcus pneumoniae Staphylococcus aureus Haemophilus influenzae Pseudomonas aeruginosa They may also be admixed with anaerobic bacteria oral flora: Bacteroides Prevotella Fusobacterium Peptostreptococcus The location is often gravity dependent, and depends on the patient position. (wikipedia.org)
  • cause
  • The persistent duct or sinus can promote oral secretions, which may cause cysts to become infected. (wikipedia.org)