After a tooth extraction, the gum tissue will heal down in the socket before the bone heals in completely. To aid in the prevention of bone resorption, the extraction site is filled with a bone graft material, which reduces gum shrinkage, or the socket maybe isolated with a membrane which aids in the prevention of gum down growth.

AIOFS. How can we help you?

Associates In Oral and Facial Surgery has offices in Palm Harbor and New Port Richey Florida and provides the following services: Wisdom Teeth Extraction, Dental Implants, Bone Grafts, Ridge Augmentation, Sinus Lifts, Jaw Surgery, Facial Trauma Repair, Dentures / Partials, Oral Pathology, TMJ Disorder Consultation and Surgery, Snoring and Sleep Apnea Consultation and Surgery, Cleft Lip and Palate Consultation and Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery, Reconstruction, I-Cat 3D Scanning, General Anesthesia, Conscious Sedation, Reconstructive Jaw Surgery, Frenectomy, and Expose and Bond Procedures.


palm harbor office
(727) 786-9600
new port richey office
(727) 849-8100
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