Pearland Dental Blog

6Apr, 2016

Oral Surgeon Explains Dental Implant Surgery Process

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The dental implant surgery process can vary slightly. It really depends on the immediate need and if the need is immediate. At Shadow Creek Ranch Dental Specialists in Pearland, our oral surgeon and general dentist always prepares a plan for every patient who is receiving dental implants. Since dental implants are such a major part of ensuring patients have a healthy and fully functioning mouth, making certain that every dental implant is properly created, assigned and placed in the mouth is paramount for the health of the patient. According to […]
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9Mar, 2016

One Day Dental Implants at Our Pearland Dental Office

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Did you know that approximately 30 million Americans are missing all of their teeth? There are way more than that who missing at least one tooth. With this in mind, dental implants and other oral surgery operations have become an incredibly common and necessary dental procedure. These numbers are quite alarming, but due to injuries, age, and/or the lack of good dental hygiene, it is understandable why a dental implant procedure is so common. Pearland Oral Surgery and One Day Dental Implants Dr. Laerrol Johnson, the oral surgeon at our […]
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24Feb, 2016

Pearland Oral Surgeon Explains Anterior Dental Implants

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Receiving dental implants is a very important dental procedure performed at our Pearland dental office. Our Pearland oral surgeon explains why the anterior dental implants are extremely delicate from an aesthetic perspective. The anterior teeth are the most visible and must be done extremely well. These are the teeth that are shown when you smile, chew, or open your mouth for anything in particular. Having a great team, like the one at our Pearland dentist office, is pivotal. “These implants are typically pre-planned,” Dr. Larreol Johnson, oral surgeon at Shadow […]
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13Jan, 2016

Pearland Dentist Explains Why We Remove Wisdom Teeth

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If they are called wisdom teeth, then why do they need to be removed? It’s a logical question – “logical” being the operative word here. According to dental legend, these molars are called wisdom teeth because they arrive much later in a person’s life, therefore seeming to be much wiser than the other teeth. As the old adage says, “This only comes with age.” Well, typically this specifies something positive. Wisdom teeth? Not so great, especially since they most often have to be removed. Reasons Why Wisdom Teeth Have to […]
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