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Biological Joint Could End TMJD Woes

For the more than 10 million Americans suffering from the often-debilitating condition known as temporomandibular joint disorder, relief can’t come fast enough. Temporomandibular joint disorder (also known as TMJ disorder, TMJD or simply TMJ) is a condition that occurs when the jaw’s temporomandibular joint becomes misaligned with the rest of the jaw. This can occur […]

What Is Orthognathic Surgery?

If you have a misaligned jaw or what is known as a dental malocclusion and are ready to put an end to the pain, stiffness and bite issues, such as asymmetry, that go along with it, it may be time to consider orthognathic surgery. Orthognathic surgery is a procedure designed to correct the misalignment of […]

The Planmeca ProMax Difference

X-ray images are an integral part of any treatment plan when it comes to oral surgery. In order for Dr. Sanovich to properly diagnose and understand the full scope of a problem, he must be able to get the clearest pictures possible. This allows him to do the most precise work, and it allows you, […]

What Is an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon?

If you need a minor oral surgery procedure such as a wisdom tooth extraction, you may be tempted to go to your regular dentist. But you could be selling yourself short by not switching to a specialist who offers more options. That’s because you may not realize there are myriad benefits to choosing a board-certified […]