Restore Form and Function with Oral Surgery

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Dental Implants

At Bonita Medical Center, we offer dental implant placement and restoration. Whether you are missing one, several, or all of your teeth, we can create an individualized treatment plan to meet your needs. Implants are tiny titanium posts that are surgically embedded in the jaw, providing unmatched support for dental crowns, bridges, and dentures. Implant-supported restoration look and feel natural so you can eat, speak, and smile with confidence. Dental implants also stimulate your jaw bone to prevent its resorption, a condition that results from long-term tooth loss. Learn More About Dental Implants

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Bone Grafting

Bone grafting is a surgical treatment that supplements your natural jaw bone tissue. Bone grafting is often used after tooth extractions or in preparation for dental implant placement. While treatment can be completed in a single visit, it will take several months following surgery for your bone graft to fuse with your natural tissue. Learn More About Bone Grafting

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Wisdom Teeth Removal

It is not uncommon for wisdom teeth to cause a variety of problems within your mouth. Wisdom teeth can grow in at an angle, become impacted within the jaw, cause crowding and misalignment of your other teeth, and more.  Dr. Schow and Dr. Urig  remove problematic wisdom teeth quickly to give you relief from pain and swelling, and prevent your wisdom teeth from disturbing other teeth. Bonita offers local and general anesthesia to help you relax during surgery. Learn More About Wisdom Teeth Extraction

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Oral Pathology

We provide a full spectrum of oral pathology services at Bonita Medical Center. Our skilled surgeon can diagnose oral health issues such as oral lesions, oral cancers, salivary gland diseases, herpes simplex infection, and more. It is important that you maintain regular biannual dental visits so that oral diseases can be caught and treated early on. If you notice discoloration or growths on your tongue or other soft tissues, you should schedule an appointment immediately. Learn More About Oral Pathology

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Facial Trauma

 Dr. Schow and Dr. Urig are the few specialists in the area who are qualified to correct complications that occur from facial trauma. Both doctors treat soft tissue injuries including facial lacerations, nerve damage, and salivary gland damage. They also treat bone fractures using jaw wiring, facial plates and screws, and other surgical treatments.  Dr. Schow and Dr. Urig  perform advanced techniques to ensure  your functionality is restored and you recover as quickly as possible. Learn More About Facial Trauma Treatment

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Aftercare and Recovery

It is important that patients are aware of what to expect during recovery from oral surgery. Depending on the complexity of your surgery, you may experience some pain, bleeding, and swelling following the procedure. For these side effects, Dr. Schow and Dr. Urig may provide medications. He will also give you specific instructions regarding your aftercare, including directions on how to clean your teeth and gums in the days following surgery, any foods to avoid, and when you can return to regular activities. Learn More About Aftercare and Recovery

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