Success Story Spotlight: Nancy's Dental Implants

What a pleasure it is to catch up with patients like Nancy. In this Patient Profile, we interview former patient Nancy about her dental implants experience. Like many patients, Nancy was nervous about the dental implants procedure, namely the pain. Visiting Coastal Jaw Surgery and meeting Dr. Michael A. Pikos eased her mind as she…

Am I a Candidate for Same Day Teeth®?

At Coastal Jaw Surgery, we’re proud to offer state-of-the-art solutions for tooth loss and other serious dental problems. In the past, the best option for major tooth loss was a removable dental bridge or denture. Advances in techniques and technology led to the development of dental implants, artificial tooth roots to support dental appliances. We are at…

Dental Implant Recovery Tips for a Beautifully Restored Smile

Missing teeth can make basic activities like chewing, speaking, and smiling difficult. Unfortunately, traditional prostheses often shift in your mouth, look unnatural, or require foul-tasting adhesives to remain in place. To revitalize and repair your smile, Dr. Michael A. Pikos and our team of experienced oral surgeons utilize dental implants. We place these titanium posts…

Sinus Lift Surgery May Be Necessary Before Getting Dental Implants

Here at Coastal Jaw Surgery, we want to help our patients smile with renewed confidence and improved dental health. Many times that means performing oral surgery to address problems with the jawbone and gum tissue. These kinds of procedures are sometimes crucial as a way to prep patients for dental implants and other kinds of procedures.…