Blog

What’s The Deal With Wisdom Teeth?

What’s The Deal With Wisdom Teeth?

SCHEDULE APPOINTMENT

No, the staff at North Shore Smile Surgery isn’t going into stand-up comedy. Our blog today is meant to talk about the potential negative impact of wisdom teeth on your oral health. Your wisdom teeth are your third set of molars. Unfortunately, more often than not, they can crea…Read More

Implants Can Restore, Protect Your Smile

Implants Can Restore, Protect Your Smile

SCHEDULE APPOINTMENT

You may know someone who does not have any teeth. Short of that, you may have met someone without teeth or at least seen a photo of someone who is edentulous. You may have noticed that their faces have a kind of sunken in appearance. There’s a reason for that, and it goes beyond just not have any…Read More

It’s OK To Be Anxious About Oral Surgery

It’s OK To Be Anxious About Oral Surgery

SCHEDULE APPOINTMENT

Being afraid is perfectly normal. Nearly everyone is afraid of something. Some people are afraid of clowns. Other people are afraid of spiders and snakes. And, as we have learned firsthand, many people are afraid of the dentist. Even people who aren’t afraid of the dentist may experience some anxi…Read More

Eat What You Want With Refresh Smile

Eat What You Want With Refresh Smile

SCHEDULE APPOINTMENT

Millions of people in the United States are living without teeth. The numbers may seem hard to believe at first. According to the American College of Prosthodontists, 23 million American are missing all their teeth and another 12 million are missing one complete arch of teeth. You may be one of them…Read More

Reinvent Your Smile With Implants

Reinvent Your Smile With Implants

SCHEDULE APPOINTMENT

Dental implants have transformed dentistry, although that may be an understatement. Dental implants are the best tooth replacement option developed in human history. That’s probably why the man who created the modern implant was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame earlier this month.…Read More

How To Feel Ready For Your Oral Surgery

How To Feel Ready For Your Oral Surgery

SCHEDULE APPOINTMENT

Surgery is not something most people have on their bucket list. It’s not the kind of thing people want to do. When you talk about oral surgery — this is, surgery on your mouth – people can become even less comfortable. We understand. Your smile is a big part of who you are, and surgery in your…Read More

Be Wise About Tooth Removal

Be Wise About Tooth Removal

SCHEDULE APPOINTMENT

What do your appendix, your tonsils, and your wisdom teeth have in common? All of them are considered vestigial body parts. You are most likely to hear about them when they are causing a problem and need to be removed. In the case of wisdom teeth, you need to visit a dentist you can trust to perform…Read More

Which Tooth Replacement Works For You?

Which Tooth Replacement Works For You?

SCHEDULE APPOINTMENT

If you went to ice cream parlor and it only offered one flavor of ice cream, you would be disappointed. If you went to an electronics store, and they only had one kind of stereo, you would probably go somewhere else before making your purchase. If you need to replace your missing teeth, we believe y…Read More

Relax With Our Dental Sedation Options

Relax With Our Dental Sedation Options

SCHEDULE APPOINTMENT

Many dentists have offices that are incredibly sterile. Those offices may be well-suited to perform the functions of dental care, but they don’t do much to make patients feel comfortable about being there. At North Shore Smile Surgery, we want to be known for a few things. One i…Read More

Bone Grafts Can Support Dental Implants

Bone Grafts Can Support Dental Implants

SCHEDULE APPOINTMENT

We do a lot of dental implants in our practice for patients who have lost teeth. Dental implants are an excellent tooth replacement option when you are missing a single tooth or an entire row of teeth. Unfortunately, dental implant placement can be complicated if you have lost too much bone density…Read More