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Dr. Daniel Quon

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Jackson, MS
43 years experience male

Locations

Daniel Quon, D.M.D.

Jackson, MS

Address

5800 Ridgewood Road, Suite 102, Jackson, MS, United States
Directions

Fax

6019570602

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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Yes: A dental anesthetic can contribute to symptoms of a headache if the anesthetic is injected into a venous plexus or an artery. Patients with sensitivi... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
It May Depend: The type of medication and quantity prescribed for you, whether it is Ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen) or any other pain medication will depend up... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Try something else: Without knowing if you are taking Percocet for an acute problem or chronic problem it may be difficult to advise you. If you are taking it for acute ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Yes: Wisdom teeth can be the cause of a number of symptoms including headaches, pain and ringing in the ears. And occasional visual problems. Your dentist... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Missing vs Impacted: There is a difference between wisdom teeth that are impacted and not visible in the mouth and wisdom teeth that are missing or never developed. Many p... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
It can vary: It is sometimes harder to achieve profound anesthesia when a tooth is acutely infected, so many dentists will prescribe an antibiotic to treat the acu... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Changes in vision: Without more information, one would need to know how old your prescription glasses are, and when was the last time you had an eye examination. If you... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Scared of?: People have different fears related to the IV. Some are afraid of having an IV started, which can be comfortably performed with the proper technique.... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Need evaluation: Trouble swallowing and a swollen tongue are two findings that need immediate evaluation to prevent a more serious problem from occurring. Would sugge... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Yes, it is safe: Taking four 500 mg Amoxicillin tablets is a recognized therapeutic regimen for certain pre-existing conditions to help prevent an infection. Indicati... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Some are useful: Not all wisdom teeth are deemed useless. Some people do have room for their wisdom teeth to erupt into the mouth into a functional position and are t... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Surgery: Surgical intervention can change the shape and appearance of your jaw and chin. A genioplasty (surgery to reposition the chin) or augmentation with a... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Teeth under the gums: Wisdom teeth, also known as third molars are usually the last teeth on either side of the upper and lower jaws, and the most common impacted teeth. I... Read More
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Training/Experience: Any dentist who is trained and feels comfortable performing sinus lifts can offer the procedure if he or she wishes, and there are probably a number o... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Yes: The diastema (gap between your front teeth) can often be affected by an abnormal frenum attachment. A frenectomy is often performed in conjunction wi... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Yes*: It could be very painful if Dr. Szell from the movie, The Marathon Man is your dentist. If you are properly anesthetized (numb) you may feel some pre... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Oral Appliances: There are a number of dentists who offer oral appliance therapy for snoring as a conservative approach without surgery. The basic premise of the cus... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Depends: More history is needed. Was there a "scar" present in the area while you were chewing tobacco, or did it appear after you stopped chewing? If the are... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Yes : All forms of tobacco have the potential to cause cellular changes that may become malignant. Not advocating chewing tobacco or smoking cigarettes, but... Read More
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A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
It can: Ringing in the ears and stiffness of the neck can be associated with a TMJ disorder, as well as other causes. You should see your dentist or physicia... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Depends: A detailed clinical and radiographic examination will be required to assess the severity of your periodontal disease. Your treatment options, includi... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Liquid Diet: Even though his teeth are wired together, most patients have enough space between their teeth or behind the teeth to drink liquids. There are a numbe... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Ask your surgeon: There are a number of companies who can process teeth and provide storage of the tissue for potential stem cell therapy. Many dental offices and oral... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Organizes: The blood clot organizes with tissue ingrowth which is gradually replaced with bone.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Orthodontics: Invisalign is a special type of orthodontic treatment using a series of clear retainers to move and align teeth without brackets, bands, and wires tha... Read More
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Cone Beam CT: A cone beam ct will provide more information to evaluate the extraction site and any defects present.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Depends: With any surgical procedure there is some level of discomfort or pain. The unknown variable is how each person perceives and responds to pain and dis... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Bleeding: The length of time for bleeding to stop following the removal of a wisdom tooth can vary. At five hours following the removal of your tooth, you may ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Yes: We normally have 32 permanent teeth in the mouth. A person who has lost six teeth due to various reasons could have four wisdom teeth erupt into the ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Depends: Now or later may depend on what symptoms you are having, as well as the availability of an appointment. The holidays can be a busy time for dentists ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Not uncommon: After the removal of teeth, and especially impacted wisdom teeth that are closely approximating the adjacent teeth, you may have sensitivity to hot an... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Will depend upon you: Depending on your level of apprehension and perception of discomfort and pain, arthrocentesis and lavage of the TMJ can be performed under different t... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Yes: Improperly aligned or malpositioned wisdom teeth can cause problems with adjacent teeth, including periodontal (gum) problems as well as decay in adja... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Ask your OB: Ask your OB doc what you can take as well as when you can have your acute dental problems addressed by your dentist. Your dentist should consult with... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Not much: The ice is intended to help minimize the postoperative swelling. Light biting pressure on some folded gauze sponges placed directly over the extracti... Read More
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A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Yes: The administration of local anesthesia for dental work in the lower jaw can cause or diminish the sensation of taste which is usually restored when th... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Yes: The second trimester is the safest time for you to have dental treatment. Your dentist will likely consult with your ob-gyn regarding what medication... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Follow Instructions: Most patients having wisdom teeth removed will usually have some gauze sponges placed over the extraction sites. It is not advisable to sleep with th... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Mucocele: It sounds like a mucocele where the duct of the minor salivary gland is blocked and not allowing saliva from the gland to flow.
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A member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Varies: Every patient responds and recovers from surgery differently. My patients are advised to take it easy for the first 2-3 days after surgery and to fol... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Depends: Many general dentists remove wisdom teeth with only local anesthesia and/or nitrous oxide/oxygen. Oral surgeons do remove lower wisdom teeth with loc... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Not Uncommon: Immediate or transitonal dentures sometimes can be a challenge for the patient as the extraction sties will undergo changes during the healing process... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Need Follow Up: The swelling under you jaw could be related to a a number of different causes, included but not limited to an enlarged lymph node, a possible cyst, or... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Bruise/Hematoma?: If the area is discolored you could have a bruise or a possible hematoma. If the pain persists or increases in intensity, you may want to see your den... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Yes: A dry socket can occur with the removal of any tooth, although in my practice, it is quite rare with removal of teeth in the upper jaw. Smoking, vigo... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
See your dentist: Lumps and bumps in the bones of the jaw may often be benign bone growths or anatomical variants in the bone. An evaluation with your dentist and x-ra... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Possible causes: In addition to the other possible causes mentioned by the other docs, the extraction site pain could be irritation to the soft tissue or gums from the... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Depends of treatment: If your wisdom teeth are indicated for removal, having them removed before getting braces may be easier for your recovery and for the surgeon. Gauze ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Rinse and brush: You can rinse with water and gently brush over the surgical site to remove any food particles. If that does not provide relief, your surgeon may prov... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
Need to see a doc: Swelling of the tongue that affects eating , drinking, and talking related to your tongue piercing is a problem that needs to be addressed by a health... Read More
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Jun 8, 2013
I commend Dr. Quon for his wealth of knowledge, and his consistently outstanding advice which is always to the point, comprehensive and articulate.
Jul 2, 2014
An excellent physician and resource for the people of Mississippi
Jan 30, 2014
Thoughtful, insightful answers
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This was very helpful. Thanks! She was self-assured and confident in what she said and when I asked again she said that it is common knowledge. She lived in dorms at Nova. Very smart appearing. I am a...Read More
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Mississippi School of Dentistry
Graduated 1979MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA Birmingham HOSPITAL

Awards

Top Doctor, First Place, Mississippi - Winter
2013
Most Influential, Third Place, Mississippi - Winter
2013
Thought Leader, First Place, Jackson, MS - Winter
2013
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