Sinus Lift

Dental implants are a long-lasting, natural-looking, and aesthetically pleasing option for replacing broken, decaying, or missing teeth. Part of what gives implants their durability is the quality of the jaw bone where they are placed. If you are having an implant placed in the back of your upper jaw, your doctor may need to perform a sinus lift to create a strong foundation for the......
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Anatomage

InVivoDental ™ Pioneering the new dimension of patient care, InVivoDental™ is volumetric-imaging software designed specifically for dental clinicians. The software reads DICOM data from CT machines including the i-CAT. InVivoDental has an easy to use interface, and responsive performance. Several leading dental schools use the software for clinics and research. InVivoDental™ is the definitive tool for pioneering the new dimension in dental imaging. Learn more about......
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Sleep Apnea

What is sleep Apnea? Sleep apnea is a condition in which your breathing stops and starts again as you sleep. This can prevent you from getting proper rest, cause you to fall asleep at unexpected times during the day, and lead to accidents and injuries while you are awake. Just as seriously, sleep apnea can put you at risk for health issues such as pulmonary......
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TMJ Disorders

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Dr. Vince DiFabio is one of the world's leading practitioners in the area of temporomandibular joint disorders. Washington, DC patients may benefit from treatment if they are experiencing jaw discomfort, locking of the jaw, or other related symptoms.
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Oral Pathology

The inside of the mouth is normally lined with a special type of skin (mucosa) that is smooth and coral pink in color. Any alteration in this appearance could be a warning sign for a pathological process. The most serious of these is oral cancer. The following can be signs at the beginning of a pathologic process or cancerous growth: Reddish patches (erythroplasia) or whitish......
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Jaw Surgery

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Our oral surgery specialists conduct orthognathic procedures to repair damage and correct misalignment. We also investigate pathology, such as cysts and tumors, through deep bone biopsy. Our guided surgery technology can provide you with safer, more accurate care.
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Impacted Canines

You may have noticed one of your children’s front teeth is missing or your dentist may have told you your child has impacted canines. Capital Center for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery supports Washington, DC patients with both non-surgical and surgical treatment options....
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Wisdom Teeth Removal

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Removing wisdom teeth at a young age can help you avert chronic infection, discomfort, and cavities. Our practice has extensive experience providing young adults with preventative care as well as treating older patients who require tooth extraction.
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Platelet Rich Plasma & Platelet Rich Fibrin

What is Platelet Rich Plasma? After surgery, the body’s cells work to heal the site of the procedure. Platelet cells are essential to this process, as they assist in clotting and in releasing growth factors: naturally occurring substances that generate new cells and tissue. Platelet rich plasma and platelet rich fibrin harness the power of these growth factors to speed healing and increase tissue regeneration.......
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Bone Grafting

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You may lose a portion of your supporting jaw bone as a result of trauma, pathology, or resorption when a tooth is missing. Our practice performs bone grafting as part of oral surgery procedures ranging from traditional to complex.
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