Archive for September, 2017
All the Parts of Your Mouth
As oral surgeons, we love the mouth. We’re amazed by all of the processes that take place as the result of the complex anatomy found there. While most people can identify things like the soft and hard palate, teeth and tongue, we want to expand your knowledge a bit as we explore all the parts of the mouth and provide […]
Becoming an Oral Surgeon – What Does it Take?
The full title for an oral surgeon is oral and maxillofacial surgeon. Holding degrees as both a dentist and a medical doctor, including a surgical residency, oral surgeons specialize in the maxillofacial region of the body. This includes the bones and connective tissues that comprise the forehead, cheekbones and face, as well as their surrounding soft […]