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Educational blog from Oral Surgery Specialists of Austin
Dr. Flint has created this informative blog to help educate the community.

Latest Posts:

Long-Term Effects of Tobacco Use

Posted on 12/21/2020 by Office
Most people are aware that smoking is seriously harmful to your overall health and is often fatal. In fact, cigarettes are linked to more than 480,000 deaths in the United States every year, including deaths from secondhand smoke. Many people are less aware of the ways in which long-term tobacco...
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Things to Know About Getting an Oral Biopsy

Posted on 12/7/2020 by Office
An oral biopsy is a medical term that refers to a surgical procedure carried out to get the tissue from your oral cavity. The tissue is obtained for microscopic examination as part of the diagnosis procedure for different oral health conditions. The main purpose of this process is to establish...
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Recognizing Dental Trauma

Posted on 11/16/2020 by Office
Traumatic dental injuries (TDIs) often lead to fractures or displaced teeth. Therefore, it is important to address this type of condition soon after an injury takes place. What Leads to a TDI? A collision between the facial area and any type of object, or the ground, can lead to a traumatic...
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All Posts:

Long-Term Effects of Tobacco Use
12/21/2020
Things to Know About Getting an Oral Biopsy
12/7/2020
Recognizing Dental Trauma
11/16/2020
When is a Dental Bridge the Best Option for Missing Teeth?
11/16/2020
What to Do to Care for Your Custom Mouthguard
10/19/2020
Is my Jaw Broken?
10/5/2020
How Laser Treatment Can Help With Gum Health
9/21/2020
Why Do So Many People Face Oral Trauma During the Spring or Fall?
9/7/2020
How Root Canals Are Easier Than Ever Before
8/24/2020
Not All Broken Teeth Are Immediately Painful
8/10/2020
Orofacial Pain is Not Something to Ignore
7/23/2020
Signs You Have a Bony Growth in Your Mouth We Need to Treat
7/7/2020
Understanding What a Tuberosity Reduction Is
6/22/2020
How Whiplash and Jaw Pain Are Connected
6/8/2020
We Should Be Who You Call if You Endure Facial Trauma
3/25/2020
How to Get Ready for Oral Surgery
3/15/2020
Times Where a Sinus Lift Could Improve Your Oral Health or Implant Chances
2/29/2020
Questions to Ask if You Get a Consultation for Crown Lengthening
2/20/2020
Is a Dental Abscess Something to Worry About?
1/30/2020
How Snoring Can Ruin Your Oral Health
1/20/2020
Treatment Options You Have if You Have an Underbite
12/30/2019
How Weather Can Affect Your Jaw Pain
12/20/2019
Dental Trauma Is Something That Can Happen at Any Point in Time
11/25/2019
How an Untreated Abscess Can Lead to Ludwig's Angina
11/15/2019
Sleep Apnea Is Treatable in Most Instances
10/30/2019
Sinus Problems Can Lead to Your Tooth Pain
10/20/2019
Most Unusual Symptoms of TMJ Issues
9/30/2019
How Your Posture Can Impact Jaw Pain
9/20/2019
Signs You Could Need a Root Canal
8/30/2019
Ringing in the Ears is Something We Can Help Correct
8/20/2019
When Should You Call Our Office?
7/25/2019
What Common Restrictions Are There Following Oral Surgery?
7/15/2019
Do You Have Any Increased Risk Factors for Oral Cancer?
6/30/2019
Dental Implants Can Improve the Health of Your Jaw Bone
6/20/2019

ORAL SURGERY SPECIALISTS OF AUSTIN

Derrick Flint, MD, DDS | Matthew Largent, MD, DDS