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Oral surgeon Dr. Kent Moore in Charlotte is conveniently located near Matthews NC.
Oral Surgery Matthews NC
Oral surgery has never been better. The results of oral surgery treatment can be dramatic — beautiful smiles, improved dental health and an enhanced quality of life for people of all ages. Charlotte Oral Surgery provides complete oral surgery care including:
To provide you with a better understanding of dental implants, we have provided the following multimedia presentation. Many common questions pertaining to dental implants are discussed.
Dental Implants Matthews NC
Dental Implants are the most predictable and natural form of tooth replacement. Dental implants are changing the way people live. They are designed to provide a foundation for replacement teeth which look, feel and function like natural teeth.
What Are Dental Implants? The actual implants are tiny titanium posts that are surgically placed into the jawbone where teeth are missing. These metal anchors act as tooth root substitutes. The bone bonds with the titanium, which creates a strong foundation for artificial teeth.
Once you learn about implant dentistry, you finally realize there is a way to improve your life. Implants help to preserve facial structure, preventing bone deterioration that may occur when teeth are missing. If your mouth is not ideal for implants, options such as bone grafting may be recommended for improved outcome.
Obstructive Sleep Apnea is a potentially life-threatening disorder that affects millions of Americans, and many more around the world. People with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) have disrupted sleep and may suffer from intermittent low blood oxygen levels. This leads to chronic fatigue and excessive daytime sleepiness. Repeated cycles of decreased oxygenation may lead to serious cardiovascular problems.
In addition to a detailed patient history, Dr. Moore will assess the anatomic relationships in the maxillofacial region. Dr. Moore has published a classification system for describing patterns of tongue-base narrowing, which can be helpful in applying specific surgical techniques. There are several treatment options available.
Early wisdom teeth removal is recommended to avoid such future problems and to decrease the surgical risk involved with the procedure. Studies have shown that early evaluation and treatment of wisdom teeth result in a superior outcome for the patient.