Archive for March, 2016

Early Detection Saves Lives

In honor of Oral Cancer Awareness Month, Drs. Schneider, Lewis, and Weber will be offering free oral cancer screenings from April 1st – April 31st during regular business hours. Oral cancer is not a rare disease. Approximately 48,250 people will be diagnosed with oral cancer every year in the US. It kills one person every […]

After Surgery: What to Feed a Delicate Mouth

There’s nothing like oral surgery to make you appreciate the solid foods and acidic drinks you can’t have right away. Sandwiches, chips, and orange juice should all be avoided after oral surgery such as wisdom tooth removal, dental implant surgery, and orthognathic surgery. Too much chewing can re-open the sensitive areas of your mouth, and […]

Dental Implants: What to Expect

If you have been considering dental implant surgery, you might be concerned about what to expect. Questions such as: “Will I need to take time off of work?”, “Will I need bone grafting?” and “How quickly will I heal?” are not uncommon. We get that you’ve got questions, and we’ve got answers. Placing a dental […]