Why Oral Surgeon?

Guide to Premolar Extraction in Orthodontics

February 3, 2021

Premolar extraction may be a necessary step to take during a preparation for an orthodontic procedure. Namely, removing premolars may be necessary and even inevitable in order to preserve and optimize the overall function of a patient’s teeth and jaw.  So if you need to undergo a premolar extraction for an orthodontic treatment, what can […] ...

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Surgical Wisdom Tooth Extraction 101

A tooth extraction is not something to be taken lightly, especially if it involves wisdom teeth. For your safety and your best outcome, an oral and maxillofacial surgeon will have to remove your wisdom teeth surgically. And if you consult a general dentist regarding an issue with wisdom teeth first, they are likely to refer […] ...

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5 Important Questions to Ask Your Oral Surgeon

May 14, 2020

Whether you’re getting dental implants, having your wisdom teeth removed, or need another oral surgery, it’s always important to know what you’re getting into before surgery day. That’s why Dr. Tsvetov of Temecula Facial Oral Surgery recommends patients always come to their pre-op appointment prepared with a list of questions to ask their oral surgeon. ...

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3 Reasons Why an Oral Surgeon Should Perform Complex Tooth Extractions Instead of a Dentist

April 30, 2020

Tooth extractions aren’t always so straightforward that your general dentist can perform the oral surgery. Whether you have a tooth that is severely diseased, significantly fractured, or you want to have socket preservation performed so that dental implants can be more easily placed, often times it’s best to work with an oral surgeon for the extraction instead of a general dentist. ...

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10 Conditions That Oral Surgeons Treat

April 2, 2020

For most of Dr. Tsvetov’s Riverside County patients, oral surgery is the first and only kind of surgery they’ve ever needed to have. Therefore, it’s very common for patients to be unaware of all the conditions that an oral surgeon like Dr. Tsvetov treats. ...

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Tooth Extraction and Bone Graft—Done Right!!!

March 3, 2020

A patient was referred to my office for extraction of a broken-down tooth.  What started out as a routine consultation, quickly took an interesting turn when the patient informed me that the dentist asked him to return to the dentist’s office immediately after the extraction.  “What for?” I asked.  “So that he can do the […] ...

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Dental Implants—Does It Matter Who Performs The Procedure?

November 13, 2019

Dental implants are now firmly a “standard of care” when it comes to replacing single or multiple missing teeth.  As you can see from my previous posts, there is no question that dental implants are the most definitive and cost-effective treatment when compared to bridges and dentures.  The purpose of today’s post is to see […] ...

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All-on-4® Dental Implants/Teeth In A Day

October 29, 2019

How much are you getting for your money? In the video below, you will learn what type of dental implant procedure the All-on-4® Treatment Concept is and who is a candidate for All-on-4® (also referred to as Teeth in a Day). After watching this video, you will be well equipped with questions to ask your doctor prior […] ...

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Wisdom Teeth and Orthodontics

In this this video, Dr. Tsvetov explains why wisdom teeth can negatively affect orthodontic outcome and why it is recommended to evaluate your wisdom teeth prior undergoing orthodontic treatment to create a beautiful smile. You will learn the right questions related to your wisdom teeth which you can then ask your orthodontist. Should you have […] ...

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Corporate Dentistry—A New Twisted Reality

October 1, 2019

More and more corporate dental offices are opening up in cities and towns across America.  They actively push the “benefits” of being a patient there: Accepting many dental insurance plans Open evening and weekend hours All dental specialties under one roof On the surface, this does sound like a great place for a patient to […] ...

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