Why Visiting a Pediatric Oral Surgeon May Be Necessary

Posted on: October 16th, 2017 by Russell Collett
Very often, a family dentist will refer patients to our office to speak with a pediatric oral surgeon. As a pediatric oral surgeon, we work with dentists throughout the area to provide services to patients that are far more complex than what a dentist can perform. There are many situations where it is simply better […]

Why More Moms Are Visiting a Portland Orthodontist

Posted on: October 2nd, 2017 by Russell Collett
Many moms are visiting a Portland orthodontist to straighten their teeth at the same time their child is receiving a similar straightening treatment. In fact, it is convenient for multiple family members to seek professional treatment at the same time. This way, the family only needs to make one trip instead of multiple trips back and […]

Signs You Need a Wisdom Teeth Extraction

Posted on: September 16th, 2017 by Russell Collett
Many patients visit our office to learn more about our methods for wisdom teeth extraction. We are an oral surgeon and so we are the best office to visit for this procedure. Since we can surgically extract wisdom teeth, rather than simply pull them out, we have the ability to extract them prior to the […]

Speak with an Orthodontist in Portland, Then Call Us

Posted on: September 2nd, 2017 by Russell Collett
If you want to straighten your teeth, meet with an orthodontist in Portland. However, before you make any decisions regarding treatment plans, it is best to also meet with our office. We are an oral surgeon and work hand-in-hand with orthodontists to come up with the best possible treatment plan for patients. We can create […]

Ways to Transform a Smile Using Cosmetic Dental Surgery

Posted on: August 15th, 2017 by Russell Collett
If you are looking to transform your smile, an excellent way to do so is with cosmetic dental surgery. At our clinic, we specialize in cosmetic dental surgery. We use our skill and expertise to create a smile that you can be proud to show off. The best way to begin is to schedule a […]

Tooth Extraction: What to Expect From the Process

Posted on: August 1st, 2017 by Russell Collett
If suffering from an infected or damaged tooth, you may need to schedule a tooth extraction. This is something that we complete on a regular basis and, as a surgeon, we can do so using anesthesia. This makes it possible for us to keep our patients comfortable while the extraction is taking place.Speak with a […]

Types of Dental Surgery and Why You Need a Surgeon

Posted on: July 15th, 2017 by Russell Collett
When planning for dental surgery, it is important to speak with a surgeon who performs these procedures on a regular basis. Some general dentists will handle limited surgery, but this is a very small portion of what they do on a daily basis. For a patient, this can pose a challenge. Since time spent performing […]

Dental Implants are for Everyone

Posted on: July 1st, 2017 by Russell Collett
There is no tooth replacement solution that can adequately compare to the benefits associated with dental implants. Teeth that fall out tend to do so due to infection, accident or age. While seniors may resign to wearing dentures, many are realizing that they want to maintain an active lifestyle and that dentures simply do not work […]

Why You Should Visit an Orthodontist to Straighten Your Teeth

Posted on: June 15th, 2017 by Russell Collett
When it comes to straightening teeth, there are many providers that claim to be able to help, but an orthodontist is the right one to visit. This is because an orthodontist has more experience than a general or family dentist. This is a true dental specialty that requires additional years of schooling after getting a […]

The Benefits of Visitng an Oral Surgeon for Dental Implants

Posted on: June 1st, 2017 by Russell Collett
If you lose one or several of your permanent teeth, we encourage you to visit our office and speak with an oral surgeon. While there are many ways to replace teeth, dental implants are typically the best option. Dental implants provide a greater level of durability and security than other replacement solutions.What is a dental implant?A […]