When Do You Need to See an Oral Surgeon?
Aside from the obvious reasons such as head, neck, or jaw trauma, there are also other ways to identify the need to see an oral surgeon. Pittsburgh patients can count on Dr. Goth and his expert team to provide them with trusted care for their dental emergency.
If your tooth has been bothering you, your jaw has been sore, you’ve recently lost a...
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What is Non-Surgical Treatment of TMJ?
TMJ stands for TMJ (temporomandibular joint) which is the name of each joint on the right and the left located in front of each ear structure that connects the lower jaw to your upper jaw and skull.
The TMJ is composed of a rounded protrusion of the mandible that sits against an indentation in the skill and an articular disc, which i...
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What is the Cost of Dental Implants?
Dental implants are an effective and natural-looking option for those looking to replace missing teeth. These metal posts or frames are surgically positioned into the jawbone underneath your gums, providing a sturdy base to support the artificial teeth, known as crowns which look, function, and feel like natural teeth.
With dental implants, ...
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The Risks of Not Using a Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial
While there are many practitioners who are not board certified that provide excellent care and service when performing oral surgery, in most cases, practitioners that do not have an extensive background in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery can’t provide the degree of expertise to placing dental implants or handling the complications that come wi...
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