Diet Tips After Wisdom Teeth Extraction

 Are you scheduled for wisdom teeth extraction in our Glendale office? If so, you’ve probably heard that after your oral surgery, you’ll need to follow a soft food diet as your mouth heals from the procedure. But, what can you eat? And how long do you have to be on a soft food diet. Check out these tips: After a wisdom teeth extraction, you should…Read More

Can I Get Dental Implants if I Have Existing Medical Conditions?

Every Glendale resident deserves to have a beautiful smile. If you’re missing teeth, dental implants can help restore your smile to its former glory. Getting dental implants is considered an oral surgery, though. Which begs the question, “Can I get dental implants if I have existing medical conditions?” For the most part, if you are healthy enough to have regular dental treatment, then you are…Read More

The Dental Implant Process: What’s Involved?

If you’re a Glendale resident considering getting dental implants to replace missing teeth, or permanent teeth you’ve been told need to be removed, you may be wondering what is involved in the process. After all, oral surgery can be a scary event for anyone, especially those who have never had any sort of bodily surgery before. Every year in our Glendale office, the doctors of…Read More

5 Facts You May Not Know About Wisdom Teeth

When it comes to wisdom teeth, and in particular wisdom teeth extraction, many of our Glendale patients seem to come in with some preconceived notions about getting and removing wisdom teeth. Well, we’re here to set the record straight. Here are 5 facts that you may not have known about wisdom teeth, and wisdom teeth extraction. 1) Modern Adults Don’t Need Wisdom Teeth Our mouths…Read More

5 Diseases and Conditions That Are Treated by Oral Surgery

Often, when patients in our Glendale offices are told they need oral surgery, they’re surprised. The main reason for the shock is that so many dental patients just don’t realize how many different oral surgery procedures there are, and how many different diseases and conditions can be treated by oral surgery. At the office of Lytle, Tate & Stamper, our doctors perform a number of…Read More

3 Ways Dental Implants Can Restore Your Smile

When patients with missing teeth come to our Glendale office looking to restore their smiles, they want to know what teeth replacement options are available. Currently, there are 3 teeth replacement options on the market: dentures or partial dentures, dental bridges and dental implants. While dentures and dental bridges are tried and tested methods of replacing missing teeth, the newest technology on the market –…Read More

Types of Dental Implants

Pasadena men and women who are missing teeth often experience a wide range of emotional and physical issues. One of the most common is they feel embarrassed by their missing teeth and may even avoid going to social gatherings. However, around 178 million Americans are missing at least one tooth–that’s over half of the entire country! Plus, the good news is that patients now have…Read More

Symptoms of Impacted Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth can be some of the most painful and problematic teeth in the mouth. Not only do many of our patients not have enough space for them in their mouth, but there are many instances when the wisdom teeth do not erupt properly. When the teeth don’t emerge through the gum properly, it is called being impacted. When the wisdom teeth become impacted, it…Read More

Should I Have My Wisdom Teeth Removed If They Are Not Causing Any Pain?

In the United States, surgeons remove about 10 million wisdom teeth every single year. But one question we get from our patients is if it’s really necessary for them to undergo wisdom teeth extraction. Pasadena patients sometimes have wisdom teeth coming in that don’t cause them any pain or discomfort. So why should they have them removed? This is an excellent question and one that…Read More

Do Dental Implants Last a Lifetime?

When our patients get dental implants, they are always amazed at all of their incredible benefits. But one of the first questions we get asked is how long do dental implants last. This is a terrific question, and we love answering it because we get to talk about another one of the huge benefits to getting dental implants. Glendale patients that are suffering from a…Read More