Category: Oral surgery

Wisdom teeth – removal procedure

Wisdom teeth – removal procedure, complications, recovery, and cost

Wisdom teeth are the third and final set of molars that the majority of people get in their late teens or early twenties. Sometimes these teeth are often a valuable asset to the mouth when healthy and properly aligned, but more often, they’re misaligned and need removal. When wisdom teeth

Tooth extraction aftercare: Timeline and guide

Tooth extraction involves completely removing a tooth from the mouth. People may require tooth extraction for many reasons, ranging from tooth decay to crowded teeth. A dentist or dental surgeon will perform the extraction in their clinic and then give the person some instructions for caring for the area as

Fissured tongue: Causes and treatment

A person’s tongue is generally flat and free of significant grooves. Fissured tongue causes a person to develop one or more grooves on the top portion of their tongue. Fissured tongue is neither contagious nor painful. However, other conditions, such as geographic tongue or food caught in the groove, can

Ameloblastoma

Ameloblastoma: Symptoms Causes and Radiographic feature of Jaw tumor

Overview Ameloblastoma is a rare, noncancerous tumor of the jaw. Adamantinoma and Adamantoblastoma are the synonyms of this tumor. The name is derived from Amel meaning teeth and Blastos meaning germ. This tumor is frequently seen in the lower jaw, close to wisdom tooth or molar. What causes Ameloblastoma? The