Wisdom Teeth Removal

Did you know, wisdom teeth can eventually cause problems with your oral health, jaw bone, gums, other teeth, and teeth alignment in your mouth? Well, it’s true! In many cases, having your wisdom teeth removed can save you from a plethora of oral health problems down the road. That is why our team of professionals… Read more »

Dental Implants for Restorations

Are you tired of your embarrassing smile because of your missing tooth? If so, you have come to the right place! If you have a missing tooth, then seeking a professional oral surgeon is always wise, and we can help! Dental implants can improve your oral health, restore the function of a lost tooth, and… Read more »

Facial Trauma

Facial trauma can affect your abilities to see, breathe, eat, and speak, so it’s crucial that you take proper care to: 1) avoid it when possible and 2) treat it appropriately, relevant to the severity of the trauma. Avoiding Facial Trauma You’ve probably heard the adage “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of… Read more »

5 Signs That You Need Jaw Surgery

Orthognathic surgery, commonly referred to as jaw surgery, is performed by oral surgeons to correct misaligned jaws. In our experiences with patients, realigning jaws has improved breathing, speaking, and chewing. Are you wondering if you might need jaw surgery? Here are five ways to find out: 1. You experience frequent jaw pain or headaches. Frequent… Read more »

A Bone Graft Procedure Can Preserve Your Healthy Smile and Youthful Appearance

Dr. Hueler and Dr. Sandler and our team have helped patients in Savage, Shakopee, and Eden Prairie, Minnesota replace bone loss to the jaw. At we have seen how bone loss to the jaw can affect your smile and facial appearance. Under normal conditions, healthy jaw bone growth is stimulated by the force of the teeth as… Read more »

Do You Need Wisdom Teeth Extracted?

When it comes to your third molars (also known as your wisdom teeth) they are the last of your pearly whites to come in. Wisdom teeth come in after all of your other teeth have taken their place in your smile, and this means they often don’t have enough room to grow in and fit… Read more »

Understanding Wisdom Teeth Extraction

Wisdom teeth have been the source of pain for many across the nation. Wisdom teeth are third molars embedded deep within the gums at the back of your mouth. Normally, they attempt to emerge in late adolescence after your permanent molars have replaced your primary teeth. There are many different symptoms, which can include discomfort,… Read more »

A Dental Implant Can Restore the Natural Strength of a Missing Tooth

Tooth loss in and of itself is usually a significant incident that can cause physical trauma and can impact your self-esteem. The missing tooth can limit your ability to efficiently chew food, it can affect your appearance, and it can even lead to orthodontic complications. A dental bridge can restore the tooth’s presence and function… Read more »

What Is a Temporomandibular Joint Disorder?

A temporomandibular joint, also called a TMJ, is a joint within your jaw that is primarily responsible for a variety of essential functions within your face, including the ability to open and close your mouth. A TMJ is a standard ball and socket joint with a myriad of connected parts that work like clockwork to… Read more »

A Bone Graft Might Be Needed to Make Other Dental Restorations Feasible

A strong and healthy bone structure in your mouth is important for overall oral function. This also extends to the feasibility of certain dental restorations like a dental implant. Without sufficient bone structure, the implant will not have the anchor needed to restore the full strength and function of the missing tooth. To treat a… Read more »