Dental One Associates of Dunwoody
5901-B Peachtree Dunwoody Road NE, Suite 250, Atlanta, GA 30328

Oral Surgery in Atlanta, GA

What is Oral Maxillofacial Surgery?

Oral and maxillofacial surgery generally covers a range of surgical procedures including mouth surgery, which is commonly called dental surgery, and jaw and facial reconstruction. Specifically, maxillofacial surgery is facial and jaw surgery, while orthognathic surgery includes procedures to correct jaw alignment. Surgeries are generally performed in an office, rather than a hospital.

If you are searching for, “dental surgery near me,” consider our comfortable office staffed by trained professionals. Call us to arrange a consultation. We look forward to serving you.

What are Typical Oral Surgery Services?

If your dental professional recommends any of the following services, please call our office for an appointment.

Tooth Extractions

Oral surgeons handle complicated tooth extractions. If a general dentist cannot pull the tooth because it has not emerged, or it broke at or above the gum line, your dentist will recommend oral surgery. While some of our patients are concerned about the cost of a tooth extraction, our fee varies, depending on the complexity of the extraction and the tooth’s condition. Please contact our office for an examination by an oral surgeon, who can give you an estimate of your tooth extraction cost.

Oral Cancer Diagnosis

Oral cancer is usually detected in the latter stages, as so few people realize that oral cancer is both common and deadly. Oral cancer screenings can catch the disease early, when treatment is far more effective. We biopsy any abnormality found to ensure that our patients can begin treatment immediately.

Oral Pathology

Our oral pathology services include diagnosing and treating oral and maxillofacial diseases. Our oral surgeons work with other medical providers to treat diseases such as oral cancer and other congenital or acquired diseases. We utilize multiple methods, including surgery, to give our patients the healthy smile that they deserve.

Sedation Dentistry

Intravenous sedation adds to a patient’s comfort during some of the numerous procedures performed by our dental professionals. We have a trained and experienced oral surgeon who delivers either twilight sedation or sleep dentistry safely. The procedures go by quickly for the patient, allowing an oral surgeon to finish work that normally would be split into two appointments.

Sinus Lift

A sinus lift is a form of jaw surgery used to allow people with jawbone loss to have implants. Implants fuse to the jawbone in a process called osseointegration, but only if there is enough bone available. An oral surgeon can perform a bone graft, but the maxillary sinuses need lifting to make room for the additional bone. Contact our office for a consultation if you’ve been told that you do not have enough bone to hold an implant.

Platelet Rich Plasma

We utilize platelet rich plasma (PRP) in our office for dental surgeries so our patients heal faster. PRP, which is derived from the patient’s own blood, has been used safely in other types of surgeries. Recent advances now allow its use in dental surgeries. It aids in blood clot formation, which reduces bleeding, and produces new tissue growth quickly.

How Do I Arrange an Appointment for Oral Surgery in Atlanta?

Typically, your general dentist or primary care provider will explore every option before suggesting that you look for “dental surgery near me,” to find an oral surgeon. At our office, we have skilled oral surgeons who will insure your comfort before, during and after your procedure. Before you leave our office, we will make sure you understand your aftercare instructions, which will help you heal faster. Call our office today to arrange an oral surgery consultation.

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Patient Reviews
Very efficient professional and accommodating.
Ann T.
I’ve been here twice and had a good, efficient experience each time.
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First off I would like to say thanks to doctor Sarah and her team for doing an awesome job. I have been terrified of the dentist for many years due to a bad experience, but doctor Sarah has changed […]
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The staff is wonderful and so is our dentist …she is kind, patient and very knowledgeable.
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Love the people and the service
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I’d definitely recommend Dr. Sarah Thornton and her wonderful staff without any hesitation. They are efficient, great at what they do and make sure you are comfortable every step of the way — […]
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The entire staff was friendly, knowledgeable and explained everything about my care and options :-) I was nervous about my appointment and they put all of my fear aside.
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Dr. Thornton is one of the best dentists I have ever been pleased to call “My dentist.” Her skill and patience are topped with a wonderful personality and she has a soft manner and touch even […]
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You treated me very nice and you made me feel comfortable. You also provided services to me even though I did not have all the money. You did a excellent job cleaning my teeth. You were very […]
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Service at a level that is second to none! Awesome staff very friendly and attentive by far the best dental experience I have ever had!
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I felt comfortable at the office. i also felt I was given the proper treatment.
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Very friendly and caring, didn’t rush through procedures,was very accommodating with schedule, satisfied with work done.
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Almost Pain free dental work. They care about how I want my smile to look. They need to use a new lab though because the lab is good for bridges.
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Mon. – 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue. – 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wed. – 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Thu. – 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Fri. – 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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  • Monday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Thursday 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
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