As an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Hillam manages a wide variety of problems relating to the mouth, teeth and facial regions. Dr. Hillam practices the full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery. He can also diagnose and treat facial pain, facial injuries and TMJ disorders, performs a full range of dental implant procedures, and wisdom tooth removal.
Once you learn about dental implants, you finally realize there is a way to improve your life. When you lose several teeth – whether it’s a new situation or something you have lived with for years – chances are you have never become fully accustomed to losing such a vital part of yourself.
The implants themselves are tiny titanium posts, which are inserted into the jawbone where teeth are missing. These metal anchors are surgically placed into the jawbone, and act as tooth root substitutes.
To provide you with a better understanding of dental implants, we have provided the following multimedia presentation. Many common questions pertaining to dental implants are discussed.
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