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Benefits of Oral Surgery

Explore the transformative realm of oral surgery, offering innovative solutions. From dental implants to corrective procedures, discover advancements ensuring improved oral health and confident smiles

  • Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of HowardEnhanced Aesthetics and Function: Oral surgery contributes to both aesthetic and functional improvements, addressing issues like jaw misalignments, enhancing smiles, and restoring proper bite function.
  • Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of HowardManagement of Pain and Discomfort: Oral surgery effectively manages chronic oral pain and discomfort, offering long-term relief for patients with conditions such as TMJ disorders or oral infections.
  • Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of HowardLong-Term Oral Health Benefits: Choosing oral surgery can lead to long-term oral health benefits, addressing underlying issues and contributing to the overall well-being of the patient.
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    What Is Oral Surgery?

    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard

    Oral surgery is a specialized branch of dentistry that focuses on the diagnosis and surgical treatment of diseases, injuries, and defects involving the mouth, jaws, face, and related structures. Oral surgeons, also known as oral and maxillofacial surgeons, are dental specialists who undergo additional years of training beyond dental school to acquire the necessary skills for performing surgical procedures in and around the oral cavity.
    Common procedures performed by oral surgeons include:

    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard

    Our Approach To Oral Surgery

    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard
    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard

    As your dentist, we prioritize clear communication, ensuring you understand recommended oral surgery procedures. From a thorough evaluation to discussing your concerns and goals, we tailor our approach to your unique needs, utilizing advanced technologies for precision and comfort. Our dedicated team is here to support you, making your oral surgery journey smooth and stress-free. Our approach to oral surgery includes the following:

    Oral Surgery at Precision Dentistry of Howard

    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard

    Precision Dentistry of Howard offers cutting-edge oral surgery, including extractions, implants, bone grafting, and jaw surgery. With skilled surgeons, advanced technology, and a focus on precision and comfort, it’s a premier destination for top-quality procedures like wisdom teeth removal and oral reconstructions.

    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard
    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard

    Are You Ready To Transform Your Smile?

    Stop dreaming of the perfect smile – make it a reality with oral surgery specialist! Don’t put off your transformation any longer and enjoy the confidence boost that comes with a perfect smile. Contact us today to schedule your consultation and get ready to show off those pearly whites!

    Oral Surgery FAQs

    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard
    Unveiling Oral Surgery FAQs: From wisdom tooth extraction to jaw realignment, explore essential insights. Discover recovery tips, anesthesia options, and common concerns addressed by professionals for a comprehensive understanding of oral surgical procedures
    What is oral surgery?
    Oral surgery involves surgical procedures in the mouth, addressing issues like impacted teeth, dental implants, jaw-related problems, and more.
    We utilize advanced anesthetics and sedation techniques to ensure minimal discomfort during oral surgery. Postoperative care and medication also help manage any discomfort.
    Common reasons for oral surgery include wisdom teeth removal, corrective jaw surgery, dental implants, and addressing traumatic injuries.
    The duration varies based on the procedure complexity. Typically, oral surgeries can range from under an hour to a few hours, ensuring precision and patient comfort throughout.
    Recovery varies based on the procedure. However, patients may expect some swelling and mild discomfort that usually subsides within a few days with proper care and medication.
    Soft foods and liquids are recommended immediately after surgery. Gradually progress to firmer foods as directed by our dental professionals to aid healing.
    Our skilled professionals follow stringent safety protocols, ensuring the highest standards of care and minimizing risks associated with oral surgery.
    Oral surgery can be performed at various ages, depending on the specific procedure. Our experts evaluate individual cases to determine the most suitable approach.
    Insurance coverage varies based on the procedure and individual insurance plans. Our team will assist in navigating insurance and payment options.
    Pre-surgery instructions will be provided, including fasting requirements and any necessary adjustments to medications. Additionally, our team will guide you through the process for a smooth experience.

    Meet Our Doctor

    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard
    Proudly Serving the Green Bay Community
    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard
    Craig O’Donoghue, DDS
    Dr. O’Donoghue earned his dental degree from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry after doing his undergraduate work at the University of Alaska in Anchorage and Fairbanks. He has taken extensive postgraduate education in the areas of cosmetic dentistry, dental implants, full mouth reconstruction, dentures, IV sedation, oral surgery, and more, allowing him to provide his patients with comprehensive care to achieve the healthy, beautiful smiles of their dreams.
    His commitment to lifelong education ensures the highest level of care, both today and tomorrow. In his spare time, Dr. O’Donoghue enjoys cooking and baking with his daughters, gardening, hunting, fishing, and beekeeping.

    Patient Testimonials

    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard
    Discover the heartfelt stories of satisfied patients at Precise Dentistry of Howard in glowing testimonials of exceptional dental care.
    Trueblood 63
    3 weeks ago
    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard
    My experience with Precision Dentistry has been stellar and a blessing. If you are looking for a one-stop shop (extractions, implants, full mouth reconstruction, etc.) as well as very personalized and accommodating care, then Precision Dentistry should be your choice. Unlike the corporate run, impersonal dental offices that I have experienced, Precision Dentistry provides expert and patient-focused care. Dr. O'Donoghue listens to your needs/issues, carefully explains his diagnosis and options in an easily understandable fashion, and works diligently to deliver the final result in the desired timeframe. After being warned by multiple dentists for years that my teeth were very worn and that I would start experiencing cracked teeth, root canals/crowns, implants, etc., I could choose to address these problems as they arose or do a full-mouth reconstruction. Having yet another cracked, abscessed tooth, I visited Dr. O'Donoghue for advice based upon a referral from another Green Bay dentist - it should be noted that I reside part time on an Island 3 hours from Green Bay. During this initial meeting in mid-July, I told Dr. O'Donoghue that I'd been waiting for 3 weeks for Door County Oral Surgeons to schedule an appointment to extract the troublesome tooth. He took an X-ray and advised that he could extract the tooth that day rather than having me wait for an Oral Surgeon appointment. I said: let's do it. The tooth was successfully extracted; he also did a bone graft to prep for an implant. He then reviewed his 20+ years of experience in full mouth reconstructions, advised that he preferred the durability and consistent look of zirconium crowns (versus a mix and match of crowns and veneers), and outlined his background in working with and accommodating patients who reside hours away from his office (he practiced in Alaska for a couple of decades, where patients traveled great distances). I also advised that I planned to leave the Island for my permanent residence in California at the end of October and asked if there was enough time to do the full-mouth reconstruction before the end of October (every other dentist that I spoke to in Door County and Green Bay said: no). Dr. O'Donoghue said: yes. Dr. O'Donoghue also reviewed crown pricing, which is $1000 less per tooth than the price that my California dental office quoted to me a year ago. In this regard, my California dental office transitioned from a family-style dentist to a corporate-style office a decade or so ago and has a revolving door of new, recently graduated dentists. Besides the cost, this is the other reason why I'd been hesitant to proceed with a full-mouth reconstruction with my California dental office. Precision Dental's boutique-style of expert service and reasonable pricing eliminated my concerns in proceeding. It is now the beginning of October and I have 27 zirconium crowns and the implant prepped for the tooth that was extracted in mid-July - Dr. O'Donoghue will make and install the implant (28th crown) when I return to Wisconsin in May 2024. I'm closing in on my 60th birthday and I must say that this is the best medical/dental care that I have experienced in my lifetime. In this regard, not only is Dr. O'Donoghue a gem, but so are his assistants (Katerina and Sophia). Thank you Precision Dentistry!
    Brian Motkowski
    1 month ago
    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard
    The whole experience went excellent. Everyone was very thorough. The dentist was especially thorough explaining the whole process. When I left I felt a lot better about the implant process.
    Becky V
    2 months ago
    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard
    Absolutely fabulous implant consultation. Both Katrina and Dr. Craig were extremely thorough. They walked us through the entire implant process. Showing us the differences, explaining how each one functions as well as walked us through step by step how the process would begin. Highly recommend.
    Nick Elmazi (Sal's Pizza)
    2 months ago
    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard
    Very knowledgeable in all aspects of dentistry. They do great work along with getting you in for any/all emergency needs.
    Pam Lacount
    4 months ago
    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard
    I want to thank everyone for the best pain free tooth extraction I've ever experienced. Doc was right when he commented the worst it tastes the better it works. 😎 Even after the numbing wore off I (my nosey tongue) had to check and see if it was really gone because there was no pain. I'm not complaining !! Thanks again, Pam
    Michelle Short
    6 months ago
    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard
    I came to the office at Precision Dental of Howard for a consult about tooth implants to replace two teeth that I had extracted. Prior to the extractions, I had an ongoing infection in my mouth that 2 dentists, 2 ENT's, and an oral surgeon could not figure out. I had one x-ray at Precision Dental, and Dr. O'Donoghue was able to tell me more about the possible origins of the infection than all of the providers that I had seen combined. The news was not great, but I was so grateful for his expertise and explanation of what may be going on. Clearly, he has so much knowledge to share, and truly wants to help people. I am beyond appreciative that I may be finally figuring out the source of the infection, and taking steps to once again have a healthy mouth and smile. It has been a very long road. Very happy to have found him!
    Andrey Okhman
    9 months ago
    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard
    Amazing place. Had a problem where I needed a crown on one of my tooth and Craig and his team did an amazing job.
    Cynthia BIelawski
    10 months ago
    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard
    Dr. O’Donoghue I have to tip my hat to you and bow!!! You made me feel very comfortable and I am a person who came to you for help with a mouth full of failed teeth and a white knuckle fear of the dentist. Your skills are quite extensive and your nature is kind, honest and gentle. In addition your staff is also splendid and very supportive and helpful. Katarina and Sophia, I can’t thank you enough and it is such a comfort, to me, as a patient, that you all work in sync with each other. Blessings to you all!!!
    dana black
    10 months ago
    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard
    I had the best experience and the price was less than others!! I had an implant and there was no pain and it looks great too!!! Dr O and his team are so so friendly. If you need any work done, see him. He also removes wisdom teeth, I wish he was in town sooner to have done my sons!! Great dental experiences for sure!!!!
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    Oral Surgery - Precision Dentistry of Howard

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