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 […]

An Orthodontist and Oral Surgeon Work Together to Create a Complete Treatment Plan

Posted on: May 15th, 2017 by Russell Collett
Adults wishing to improve their appearance and health need to consider visiting an orthodontist for a consultation. During a consultation, we can help determine the treatment solution that will work best for the transformation. Very often, this involves visiting an oral surgeon to complete the treatment.Reasons to visit an orthodontistPatients who continue to struggle with […]

How to Find a Pediatric Oral Surgeon Near You

Posted on: May 1st, 2017 by Russell Collett
A pediatric oral surgeon provides a high-level and very specific type of care. Pediatric oral surgery is not a service that very many doctors or surgeons provide. In fact, most surgeons work with adults and this precludes children from receiving the care they need. At our clinic, we treat children as well, to ensure that regardless of […]

Why People Visit an Oral Surgeon in Portland

Posted on: April 17th, 2017 by Russell Collett
When considering oral health, not many patients think that they will need to see an oral surgeon in Portland. This is largely due to the fact that oral surgeons, as a whole, tend to work behind the scenes on correcting problems that have to be fixed using surgery, while dentists and orthodontists are the faces […]

We Can Work with Your Orthodontist in Portland

Posted on: April 3rd, 2017 by Russell Collett
If you are receiving treatment from an orthodontist in Portland, you may already be discussing the idea of correcting your jaw. When an orthodontist is straightening teeth, they are addressing malocclusion and any bite abnormalities. This is important for preventing any pain or discomfort in the future.If the bite problems are the result of teeth being […]

Speaking with Your Child About Pediatric Oral Surgery

Posted on: March 15th, 2017 by Russell Collett
When your child needs pediatric oral surgery, take the time to prepare them for what to expect. Early preparation can help to reduce or ease any anxieties while also helping the child to feel comfortable on the big day. Even small children appreciate understanding the basics. While it is crucial to present the facts of […]

Wisdom Teeth Extraction Frequently Asked Questions

Posted on: March 1st, 2017 by Russell Collett
If you need to schedule a wisdom teeth extraction, you likely have numerous questions about the procedure and what it entails. We encourage you to schedule a consultation with our team of professionals to go over the details in person. In the meantime, here is a FAQ with questions that we hear on a regular […]

Oral Surgery: Risks vs. Rewards

Posted on: February 15th, 2017 by Russell Collett
As a provider of oral surgery, we take the time to discuss all options with patients so they can become comfortable with the surgical process. It is common for patients to express concern over the process and prospect of surgery. All surgery, including oral health surgery, can have certain risks that are associated with them. […]

Cosmetic Dental Surgery to Replace Teeth

Posted on: February 1st, 2017 by Russell Collett
Cosmetic dental surgery can permanently replace teeth, restore smiles and make it possible to live life without worrying about the teeth. For those who suffer tooth loss or constant infections, cosmetic dental surgery can be life changing.Reasons to permanently replace teethAdult patients of various ages and life circumstances may find that they are in a situation where […]