Archive for March, 2015

History of Bone Grafting

The concept of bone grafting is nothing new.  In fact it has been an important part of medicine as far back as the early 1600’s and in recent years has become a standard procedure for people who need a dental implant or have had a traumatic jaw injury. Shortly after the invention of the microscope, […]

On the Field and On the Court: Facial Injuries

It used to be that we would see most of our sports-related facial trauma patients in the fall and winter, when sports participation typically reached its highest point.  But nowadays, we see a steady stream of sports injuries to the face in our office year-round.  Because more children, teens and adults participate in sports in […]