At Dr. Steve Johnson Dental Group in Kelowna, we offer a variety of oral surgery treatment options for more extensive or serious dental problems.
What is Oral Surgery?
Oral surgery is the surgical treatment of disorders, diseases and injuries of the hard and soft tissues of the face, mouth, teeth and jaws. It refers to any procedure that involves cutting into or removing tissue from your mouth.
Surgical treatments include procedures like extracting a tooth, placing a dental implant, and correcting a jaw problem. At our Kelowna dental office, our dentists offer a range of oral surgery procedures to care for and protect your oral health.
Oral Surgery Services
Our Kelowna dentists may place a dental implant as part of the process to replace a missing tooth. What is a Dental Implant? A dental implant is an artificial tooth root that your dentist surgically places into your jaw bone to support a tooth replacement. Together, the implant and tooth replacement look and act like a natural tooth. Request Appointment Uses For Denta...Read more »
Our Kelowna dentists provide tooth extractions for wisdom teeth and for teeth that have experienced extensive damage. What is a Tooth Extraction? A tooth extraction is the removal of a tooth from its socket in the bone. Tooth extractions are performed only when a less invasive options would be ineffective, or if a tooth is compromising the health of your mouth. [SITEWIDE][CARECRU-SECOND...Read more »
Our Kelowna dentists perform bone grafts and sinus lifts to strengthen your jaw bone and improve your oral health. What is a Bone Graft? A bone graft is a minor surgical procedure where your dentist adds bone tissue to your jaw bone to strengthen it, improve bone loss or prepare for another dental procedure such as placing a dental implant. Request Appointment Reasons ...Read more »