Treating any disease requires first identifying its presence in your body. Attending routine checkups and cleanings allows your dentist to examine your mouth for the symptoms of oral cancer on a regular basis. This particular form of cancer can be deadly when it develops and can spread quickly from your mouth to other parts of… Read more »
Category: Oral Pathology
Don’t Let Changes In The Mouth Wait!
If you’ve noticed anything different about your smile, you might be inclined to put off having it seen. Maybe there is a small mass that has been growing, or some discoloration has lasted longer than you’ve liked. And is it growing? You’re not quite sure. Frankly put, it’s very hard to self-diagnose within the mouth…. Read more »
Catch Oral Cancer Early!
As with all cancers, it’s best to simply never have them. When that option is unavailable, it’s best to catch them early. Oral cancer is no exception to this rule, but for many people, it isn’t even a passing thought. However, it is important to know what to look for in any changes to your… Read more »
Oral Health And Diabetes
Millions of Americans live with autoimmune disorders, and the most prevalent is diabetes. In fact, 29 million have either Type I or Type II of the condition. Diabetes affects nearly every aspect of these people’s health, in ways that may not be apparent on the surface. Damage to the eyes and the extremities are very… Read more »
Identifying And Treating Diseases
Advances in dental treatment and practices have made it possible to provide oral surgeries and other procedures with greater quality. This not only leads to a healthier smile overall but one that has had its function restored and optimized. Indeed, dental technology makes saving a smile in danger much more efficient, but that does not… Read more »
Preparing For Your Replacement Tooth
Your smile’s health is of the utmost importance, and as such, our team provides quality care to help you prioritize excellent oral health. Indeed, whether you are in need of a custom oral appliance to protect your pearly whites, or require restorative treatment to eradicate threats and reinforce strength, our team has you covered. Even… Read more »
Understanding Oral Pathology
At Balboa Dental Surgery, we do much more than oral surgery and extractions. We believe that maintaining good oral health is essential to your overall well-being. Because of this, we are dedicated to oral pathology — the study and treatment of the diseases that can affect the interior areas of your mouth. In today’s blog,… Read more »
We Can Help You Detect Oral Cancer
Maintaining good oral health consists of much more than making sure you brush your teeth twice a day and knowing what to do in case of dental emergencies. A major component of it is regularly seeing your dentist or dentist for check-ups and acting quickly if you notice anything amiss in your mouth. In today’s… Read more »