Bone Grafting

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nsRidge deformities can result from tooth extractions. This can leave individuals with inadequate bone for either an aesthetic bridge or dental implant for tooth replacement. Bone grafting can be done at the time of tooth removal to help preserve the bone in preparation for tooth replacement. Grafting also can be done in an area of pre-existing bone deficiency at
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Indianapolis
While not all facial injuries are extensive, they can be complex since they affect an area of the body that is critical to breathing, eating, speaking and seeing. Trauma can lead to tooth position change or even dislodgement of teeth. In some cases, facial injury can produce jaw fractures.

Even in the case of a moderately cut lip, the expertise of our surgeons is indispensable. If sutures are needed, placement must be precise to create the desired cosmetic result. A good rule of thumb is this: Never take any facial injury lightly.