How Long Is Wisdom Teeth Recovery?

Having your wisdom teeth pop out is a stepping stone in maturing in life and reaching adulthood. After all, this is why they’re called wisdom teeth! They typically appear after you’re 17 years old. Problem is, it can be a troublesome experience that requires a recovery period. That’s why our team at CVOS Oral Surgery…

What Is an Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon?

If you’re undergoing surgery for your mouth or jaw, you can bet that an oral and maxillofacial surgeon will be taking part. But the name can be confusing. Is this person a dentist or a doctor? Do they perform surgery on the mouth or the face? The answer is both. In many cases that require…
covid safety

COVID-19 Safety Measures at CVOS Oral Surgery

The COVID-19 safety measures at CVOS Oral Surgery are in place because we prioritize our patients’ health, now and always. We are dedicating today’s blog to our most recent COVID-19 safety measures and how this will influence your dental visits. “What Are the CDC Guidelines for Dental Offices?” In accordance with CDC guidelines for Canadian…
jaw surgery at cvos

Jaw Surgery at CVOS

Here at CVOS Oral Surgery, our surgeons are proud to offer jaw surgery (otherwise known as “orthognathic surgery”) to patients in need by partnering with their orthodontists. Today, we are detailing what jaw surgery is, common questions surrounding jaw surgery, and how to know if it is right for you. What Is Jaw Surgery? What…
All you need to know about oral pathology

All You Need to Know About Oral Pathology

As defined by the Canadian Dental Association, “Oral pathology is the specialty of dentistry and discipline of pathology that deals with the nature, identification, and management of diseases affecting the oral and maxillofacial regions.” How does this extend to our treatments (and, in turn, your health?) Well…