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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Web Search: Search your city on the internet for dental surgeons.
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Dental Surgeon: I suppose you mean an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, the dental specialist that removes teeth and does skeletal jaw surgery. Ask your Dentist for a ... Read More

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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elton Behner
37 years experience Dentistry
Yes, they are: and have been trained in such a way that some will actually have dual DDS(or DMD) and MD degrees. They have full hospital privileges. Many have served ... Read More
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Dr. Earl Sandroff
43 years experience Dentistry
Yep: Most oral surgeons are general dentists who decided to continue their education and specialize is the field. Your average oral surgeon has had about ... Read More
Dr. Aalam Samsavar
35 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Dental surgery is any procedure that artificially modifies the dentition. The dentist in US are either DDS (Doctor of Dental Surgery) or DMD (Doctor o ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
39 years experience Dentistry
YES: Some suture materials take longer to dissolve than others. Your dentist will choose the one best suited to your case.
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Call your surgeon: Some stitches dissolve over time and some have to be removed after 7-10 days. Regardless, call your surgeon for post-op appointment and suture removal ... Read More
A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Your choice: If a surgical procedure is planned, and your General Dentist feels competent to do the procedure, there's probably no problem. Do understand that a S ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Most likely: You are born with them , with out seeing you hard to give you opinion , probably you what is known as av malformation , if you do not bleed not ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Dyess
38 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Possible: The bacteria that normally inhabit a woman's vagina is vastly different from the bacteria that live in our oral cavity. Exposure to it in an active a ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Doubtful: There would be no reason for an oral surgeon to place a dressing in your extraction site to promote more bleeding. If you have a problem following an ... Read More
A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Routine: Routine procedure for the oral surgical specialist. You will have some manageable soreness for a few days afterward. Follow surgeon's post-op instru ... Read More
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