If you are thinking about having dental implants to replace missing teeth, then you are definitely moving in the right direction. There are other ways to replace missing teeth such as a bridge, but that involves cutting down two perfectly good teeth on the side of the missing one. Continue reading
You might think that an emergency is when you dial 911 and get picked up by an ambulance. However, not all emergencies are quite as urgent as that: you could have a jaw-related accident or erupted wisdom teeth. Continue reading
Many people wonder why we have wisdom teeth when there seems to be no need for them and most people have to have them extracted anyway. Anthropologists believe that they were needed by our ancestors who had to chew raw meats, nuts, leaves, and roots, but as we evolved so did our diet. Today we have softer foods and we also have those marvelous inventions the knife, fork, and spoon, and so we no longer need to chew anywhere near as much. Continue reading
Wisdom teeth are the third molars and are the last teeth to erupt in the mouth, and they can cause some serious problems. In most cases, there is not enough room for them, so they can become impacted or stuck inside the jaw. Continue reading
Do you Yelp? You should do. Yelp provides reviews on just about everything, so whenever you are thinking about spending any money, whether it’s on goods or services, you should check out the available reviews on Yelp. This includes reviews of San Francisco oral surgeons on Yelp – yes, they have reviews on us too. Continue reading
It seems as though everything in San Francisco is so expensive! From the cost of housing to the cost of lattes!
Here’s something that you may not know. According to a very recent report by real estate agency Paragon, the median house price in the city rose by $205,000 in the first six months of 2018. Continue reading
August 5, 2018 – San Francisco, California. Oral Surgery San Francisco is proud to announce a new blog post on the important topic of sleep apnea. Many San Francisco residents may suffer from sleep apnea and, in some circumstances, benefit from sleep apnea surgery. The only way to know for sure is a consultation with a skilled surgeon. Continue reading