We Help You Avoid Dry Socket Before It Starts

Dry socket is the name for a condition in which inflammation occurs in the jawbone (alveolar bone). Also known as alveolar osteitis, this uncomfortable complication is most commonly related to dental surgery for extractions of lower teeth. It can also occur when bone grafts are placed into tooth sockets after extractions. At CCOMFS, patient safety and comfort is at the heart of everything we do.......
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When Making Referrals, It’s All About Communication

As a referring doctor, you have a lot to consider when sending your patients for further examinations or procedures. Which specialist will take care of your patients the same way you do? Which provider uses the latest technologies and advancements? Which doctors’ offices are the easiest to work with? When it comes to referrals, the details are important. From providing patients with information regarding the......
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4 Must-Have Elements of a Quality Referral

How to Stand Out from Your Competition Service and attention matter. When you go out for a nice dinner, you can expect a certain level of personal attention from your server. When you stay at a hotel, it’s important that the staff makes you feel comfortable and welcome. When you refer a patient to another physician for their expertise, you expect that your patients will......
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Your In-depth Guide to Guided Surgery

You set out on a road trip that you’ve been looking forward to for months. The bags are packed, the kids are with their grandparents, the dog is boarded, and the house is locked up. About 50 miles in, you realize you didn’t follow the directions, made a slight wrong turn, and are now about 49 miles off course. While it may not be quite......
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With Dental Implants it’s No Pain, Lots of Gain

After appointments, consultations, and a thoughtful decision process, you have made the choice to go through with a dental procedure. At first, you are elated. The decision is made! Next, you feel relief. You are going to look and feel better and live life with more freedom after the procedure. But then, you start to worry and become anxious… it’s gonna hurt! Although the popular phrase......
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Dental Implant Recovery Time is Less Than a Face Lift

When you are recovering from a surgical procedure it can feel like you are living life from the sidelines. If you are getting over the flu, you have to sit far from everyone else at your kid’s soccer game. After a broken finger, you weren’t able to play in the annual tennis tournament. It’s frustrating and even a few days off from everyday life can......
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Custom Suit, Custom Briefcase, Custom Teeth

Before a big meeting, interview, or lunch date, you probably have a routine. You check that your hair is in place, your glasses are on straight, your shirt is tucked in, your pants are properly pressed, and your shoes are shined. High-powered professionals and business people spend a lot of time looking their best to feel as confident as possible and stand out amongst competitors.......
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Wisdom Teeth Removal: Why Summer Surgery?

If your dentist has told you that your wisdom teeth are going to have to come out, getting it done before they have a chance to cause problems – such as mouth or jaw pain, damage to existing teeth, gum inflammation or infection – is wise. However, if they haven’t begun to cause problems yet, you have the luxury of being able plan ahead, choosing a convenient......
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Tips for Planning Wisdom Teeth Removal Before Your Child Heads Back-to-School

If your child needs wisdom teeth removal, there’s no time like the present to get it over and done with – especially since kids having them done now won’t miss school over the experience. Besides, waiting can increase the odds that your child will have dental problems due to those problematic wisdom teeth, including pain, infection or damage to adjacent teeth. If you’d like to take advantage......
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Cost of Dental Implants in Vs. Other Missing Teeth Treatments

If you have suffered tooth loss and are looking into your options in missing teeth treatments, chances are that you know that dental implants are the best solution to tooth loss available today in terms of protecting oral health and function, as well as comfort and appearance. You likely also know that dental restorations done with dental implants are typically more costly than other treatments. What......
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