• Extraction
  • Dr. Ettinger explained the procedure and preformed my tooth extraction as quick and painless as it could be. (healthgrades.com)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Maxillofacial Surgeon
  • I am privileged to serve as an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. (healthgrades.com)
  • An oral & maxillofacial surgeon is a physician who surgically corrects conditions of the mouth and surrounding facial structures including the head, neck and jaws. (vitals.com)
  • 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
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Implant - a procedure in which a titanium implant is surgically placed in the bone (mandible or maxilla), allowed to heal, and 4-6 months later an artificial tooth is connected to the implant by cement or retained by a screw. (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)
  • Patients
  • It is our belief that patients should have as much information as possible in order to make important, informed decisions regarding their oral health care. (healthgrades.com)
  • The purpose of this practice is to deliver high quality oral surgical care to our patients in a manner which is professionally rewarding. (healthgrades.com)
  • Third and fourth year of dental school will be procedures of how to diagnose and treat adult patients under the supervision of a licensed dentist. (wikipedia.org)
  • In some countries like the USA for high risk patients, prophylactic antibiotics may also be given prior to dental procedures such as penicillin or clindamycin for penicillin allergic patients. (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)