Cranberry Township, PA 16066
At Cranberry Oral Surgery we make every effort to provide you with the finest care and the most convenient financial options.
The preparation of your mouth before the placement of a prosthesis is referred to as pre-prosthetic surgery.
Orthognathic surgery is needed when the top and bottom jaws don't meet correctly and/or teeth don't adequately fit within the jaw. Teeth are straightened with orthodontics, and corrective jaw surgery repositions a misaligned jaw. This not only improves facial appearance, but also ensures that teeth meet correctly and function properly.
Do not disturb the wound. Avoid rinsing, spitting, or touching the wound on the day of surgery. There will be a metal healing abutment protruding through the gingival (gum) tissue. Some bleeding or redness in the saliva is normal for 24 hours.
Removal of teeth is sometimes necessary because of pain, infection, bone loss, or due to a fracture in the tooth. The bone that holds the tooth in place (the socket) is often damaged by disease and/or infection, resulting in a deformity of the jaw after the tooth is extracted.
My son & I had the best experience here! We drove 4 hours (round trip) for son to have a tooth pulled and it was definitely worth the trip. My 13 year old went as…
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I'm grateful that this office is located so close to home for me. Dr. Hitchan relieved so much pain for me by extracting my wisdom teeth and his extensive knowledge of the subject helped guide…
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Very good experience and happy with the results
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