1. 6 Tips on Preventing Tooth Decay

    Our last baby teeth typically fall out somewhere between the age of nine and 12. The adult teeth that grow in their place should last our entire lives. However, bacteria that naturally occurs in our mouths, other environmental factors, and personal habits can cause cavities to form, plaque to develo…Read More

  2. Common Dental Problems To Look Out For

    If you’re like most people, you probably dread the idea of having to go to the dentist. Whether you have to go for an annual checkup or you’ve had tooth pain for weeks, the unfortunate reality is that our mouths are a breeding ground for bacteria, both the good and the bad. In order to maintain …Read More

  3. The Basics of Dental Implants

    If your dentist has said that you need dental implants, you may be wondering what that means. Dental implants are artificial tooth roots that provide a permanent base for fixed, replacement teeth. Whether you’ve lost a tooth due to decay or from a fall, dental implants can provide a natural lookin…Read More

  4. What Is A Tooth Extraction?

    At North Shore Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, we’re completely dedicated to giving you a beautiful smile through dental implants, wisdom teeth removal, and bone grafting. Many of these procedures require the removal of a tooth from its socket inside the bone, also known as a tooth extraction. I…Read More

  5. Everything You Need To Know About Wisdom Teeth Removal

    If your dentist has told you that it’s time to remove your wisdom teeth, he may have referred you to an oral surgeon to schedule an appointment for the procedure. Wisdom tooth extraction is a specialized surgical procedure to remove one or more of the four wisdom teeth located at the back corners …Read More

  6. Get Your Teeth Replacements From A Leading Oral Surgeon

    You have been doing your research. You know you want to replace your missing teeth. You know that you want dental implants. Now, you just need to decide where you will go. We welcome you to visit North Shore Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Scott Frank, our oral surgeon, is based in Buffalo Gro…Read More

  7. The Modern Approach To Tooth Replacement [infographic]

    Tooth replacement has come a long way. People have gone from using stones and shells to ivory and animal bones to today’s modern dental implants. Implants replace the roots of our missing teeth. They also serve as a foundation to support dental crowns, dental bridges, and dentures. And you can get…Read More

  8. Find Out Why Dentists Recommend Our Oral Surgeon [video]

    We understand that oral surgery can be scary for most if not every patient. That’s also why we hope you will schedule a consultation with Dr. Scott Frank, our oral surgeon. We could go on about Dr. Frank’s education and experience. Instead, we want you to hear from Dr. Mark Jacob about why he fe…Read More

  9. Innovation Has Made Dental Implants Even Better

    Technology keeps moving forward, and that’s just as true in modern dentistry as in any other field. Perhaps nothing illustrates this point better than dental implants. In restorative dentistry, dental implants are the new gold standard in teeth replacement. Whether you need to replace a single too…Read More