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How long does it take to get a dental implant?

Using the most recent advances in dental implant technology, Dr. Loetscher is able to place single stage implants. These implants do not require a second procedure to uncover them, but do require a minimum of six weeks of healing time before artificial teeth are placed. There are even situations where the implant can be placed […]

How long does it take to recover from dental implant surgery?

Using the most recent advances in dental implant technology, Dr. Loetscher is able to place single stage implants. These implants do not require a second procedure to uncover them, but do require a minimum of six weeks of healing time before artificial teeth are placed. There are even situations where the implant can be placed […]

How long does it take to recover from orthognathic surgery?

    Who needs orthognathic surgery? People who can benefit from orthognathic surgery include those with an improper bite, or jaws that are positioned incorrectly. Jaw growth is a gradual process and in some instances, the upper and lower jaws may grow at different rates. The result can be a host of problems that may […]

How long does it take to recover from wisdom teeth surgery?

Dr. Loetscher often gets asked about the recovery from third molar (wisdom teeth) surgery. In general, it is a pretty quick recovery. Most of our patients experience a little bit of pain and swelling that usually goes away in the next day or so. Dr. Loetscher does a lot of these surgeries on Fridays and […]

How Long Do Dental Implants Last?

Dental Implants Should Last a Lifetime.  One of the most common questions Dr. Loetscher gets asked from patients is: “How long do dental Implants last?” We have the answers for you! Dr. Loetscher says if dental implants are properly placed and taken care of, they can last lifetime.  Dr. Loetscher has placed thousands of implants […]

What Type of Anesthesia Does Dr. Loetscher perform?

One of the benefits of coming to Atlanta Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery & Dental Implant Center is that Dr. Loetscher is a board certified anesthesiologist. He is one of the only oral & maxillofacial surgeons in the state that is trained and set-up to safely administer true general anesthesia. He performs four different types of […]

The Best Patient Testimonial!

“I wish the whole world knew how amazing Dr. Loetscher is!” – Maryleigh There is no greater compliment to our team than knowing our patients are more than satisfied with their outcomes. We were so excited to receive the video below from Maryleigh, who received full upper and lower bridges at Atlanta Oral & Maxillofacial […]

Your New Teeth: Options for Full Arch Dental Implants

Whether you’re missing a single tooth or looking to restore a full arch, dental implants may be the best treatment option to complete your smile. Unlike other tooth replacement options, dental implants replace the root system of the tooth for a complete, natural looking and feeling dental restoration. If you’d like to find out more, […]

Atlanta Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Wins 2019 Best of Alpharetta Award

We are excited to announce that Atlanta Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery has been awarded the 2019 Best of Alpharetta Award in the Dentistry category by the Alpharetta Award Program. Please join us in congratulating Dr. Christian Loetscher and the AOMS staff on this wonderful accomplishment! About the Alpharetta Award Program: Each year, the Alpharetta Award Program […]

The New Age of Digital Dentistry: Full Arch Tooth Replacement

In this modern era of automation, the most esthetic teeth are digitally designed and made for both strength and esthetics.  Automation has provided for a remarkable reduction in the cost of producing highly esthetic prosthetic teeth.  The Atlanta Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery S2 Digital Dental Lab has one of the finest mills (machines to fabricate […]