Prepare for Wisdom Tooth Removal with These FAQs

Wisdom teeth can cause some complexity for your smile, and many patients are concerned about the status of their wisdom teeth and whether these molars should be removed. Dr. Joseph Fullmer and our team can answer any questions and concerns you have regarding wisdom tooth removal. If you are considering... Read more »

How Much Do You Know about Sleep Apnea?

If you struggle with irregular breathing patterns that occur during sleep, you may have a condition known as sleep apnea. If you are unfamiliar with sleep apnea and its effect, we invite you to read the following facts: – Central and obstructive are the two main types of sleep apnea.... Read more »

Gingival Flap Surgery Might Be Needed to Treat Severe Gum Disease

Failing to brush your teeth each morning and night or forgetting to floss at least once per day can allow a significant amount of tartar to build up on your teeth near the gumline. If you have a bad habit of skipping dental checkups, even moderate gum disease can become... Read more »

Oral Health Care Plans: Treating TMJ Disorders

Have you ever suffered dental damage due to your TMJs being injured or harmed in any way? If you do ever suffer damage to your TMJs, which of the joints and jaw muscles in your mouth designed to make your jaw move as intended, it's important that they are treated... Read more »

A Bone Graft Can Restore Lost Jaw Structure

The loss of a tooth can often be remedied with a dental implant, and scheduling a visit to Aspire Surgical is a great way to determine the best route to tooth replacement. Our oral and maxillofacial surgeon can examine the jaw structure to determine if tooth loss has affected the... Read more »

An Implant Supported Bridge Can Restore Multiple Missing Teeth

Untreated gum disease, tooth decay and significant oral trauma can sometimes result in the loss of multiple teeth in one area of your mouth. Patients experiencing this level of tooth loss often suffer from inefficient oral function and could potentially notice a change in their appearance as well as clarity... Read more »

Oral Pathology: The Basics

Are you aware of the risk factors involved in oral pathology? Oral pathology often refers to diseases in your mouth that can arise not only with your teeth and gums but also with your jaw and other joints, muscles, and glands that are present. Our team is highly skilled at... Read more »

Sleep Apnea Treatments for a Better Night’s Sleep

Are you aware of a severe sleeping disorder known as sleep apnea that occurs when you're breathing patterns are interrupted as you sleep? If you are struggling with traditional breathing patterns while you sleep, it could be caused by blocked airflow or even brain signals not being received by your... Read more »

Facial Trauma Prevention and Treatments

Because the holiday season has come once again, we ask you to exercise caution with all lifestyle habits and choices you will be making. If you are not careful, you can easily suffer from facial trauma. Facial trauma typically arises due to oral accidents and injuries that are not always... Read more »

Gingival Grafting Basics

Although there are numerous oral health care treatments designed to help keep your teeth safe from damage, it is just as important to make sure you're taking care of your gums. Because your gums are the foundations upon which your teeth lie, any damage to your gums will often affect... Read more »