If you have missing teeth and are interested in dental implants, sinus augmentation will allow for proper support of those implants. In addition, this procedure restores strength in your jaw bone and reverses damage caused by tooth loss, gum disease, or other issues.
All in-office surgery is performed under appropriate anesthesia to maximize patient comfort. Once sedated, the surgeon will make an incision in the gums along your upper jaw and use grafting material or donor tissue to reposition the floor of the sinus. The procedure is provided in an environment of optimal safety, utilizing modern monitoring equipment and highly trained staff.
Recovery time varies based on each individual’s circumstances. The oral surgeon will provide specific instructions on how to care for the surgical site, including any foods to avoid.
Oral & Facial Surgery Group is a part of Mortenson Dental Partners.
In this video, Dr. Naselsker explains what wisdom teeth are and how to manage them to prevent problems for both adolescents and adults. Treatments can vary based on age and typically are managed with surgery for removal or observed for development of disease. If you suspect your wisdom teeth are causing you problems, please contact […]