Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Do You Need Orthognathic Surgery to Relieve TMJ Pain?

If you find yourself experiencing TMJ symptoms that are mild and infrequent, they may go away on their own. This sometimes can take weeks or months depending on what you do to help your jaw find relief. Of course, this is a good time to alleviate symptoms by temporarily sticking... Read more »

Common Questions About Oral Surgery Recovery

Do you have questions concerning your recovery post-op? We have answers to the most common questions we get. Read on for more: How can I prepare for oral surgery? Make sure you have a comfortable recovery place set up at home. Having extra pillows can help you rest more comfortably,... Read more »

Dental Implants: The Benefits Offered

If you’re interested in replacing your missing teeth with dental implants, then our dentist, Dr. J. Reed Rayher, encourages you to call Union Square Oral Surgery & Dental Implant and schedule an appointment. During your visit, he will examine your teeth, gums and jawbone to determine if you’re fit for... Read more »

Wisdom Teeth Removal 101

Getting wisdom teeth removed is almost as common as getting braces. Just about everyone will need wisdom teeth removed, just like most everyone needs some sort of orthodontic treatment. Sadly, there’s a lot of incorrect information in existence about wisdom teeth removal. Today, we want to help make the process... Read more »

Bone Grafting

The world of dental procedures isn’t limited to just filling cavities and cleaning your teeth. In fact, it contains quite a diverse lineup of medical procedures that many people don’t know about. One of those is bone grafting. Now, a bone graft isn’t something that most people will need. However,... Read more »

Your Guide to Oral Surgery

Whether you need wisdom teeth removed, or have a more serious issue with your jaw, an oral surgeon is one of your best options for anything related to your mouth, face, or even most of your skull. Oral surgery procedures make a huge impact - for the better - on... Read more »

The Keys to Understanding Dental Implants

Are you considering the possibility of restoring your smile with a dental implant? If so, you have come to the right place! Dental implants are effective at restoring a lost tooth and completing your smile once more. To help you understand more about dental implants, our dentist, Dr. J. Reed... Read more »

Wisdom Teeth Removal is Often a Wise Move

Many people struggle with the choice of removing wisdom teeth or not. Luckily, our expert dentist, Dr. J. Reed Rayher with Union Square Oral Surgery & Dental Implant in San Francisco, California, understands the struggle and is happy to give you professional advice on the subject. Wisdom teeth can bring... Read more »

Happy Dental Hygiene Month!

With all the Halloween candy, pumpkin pie, and other sweet treats popular in Fall, you may be surprised to hear that October is Dental Hygiene Month. However, no matter what month it is, it never hurts to re-evaluate your dental heath routine. Many of the oral health problems we see... Read more »