Entries by Dr. Rudolph Lang, DDS, APC

What Are All-on-Four Dental Implants?

If you’re considering dental implants in Palmdale, CA, it’s a good idea to go over the different types of implants available first. Doing so will help you make an informed decision about what type of implant is best for you in your particular situation. One of the most popular dental implant options is called All-on-4s (sometimes […]

5 Ways to Prepare for Your Upcoming Oral Surgery

Oral surgery requires preparation in order to go smoothly. If you’re getting oral surgery soon, it’s important to coordinate with your dental professional in Palmdale, Valencia and the West Valley. Your dental professional at Heritage Oral Surgery & Implant Centers can help you plan for this event by giving you instructions. In addition, the following tips […]

Could You Have a Temporomandibular Joint Disorder?

It’s difficult enough to say “temporomandibular joint” without trying to define it. However, this is a just a fancy term that describes the “hinge” connecting your lower jawbone to your skull. You have a temporomandibular joint, or TMJ, on each side of your face. They’re located beneath and slightly forward of your ears. It’s this […]

What is the Recovery Period Like After Oral Surgery?

Oral surgery is very common. From tooth extractions to dental implants, many dentists perform these procedures every single day. However, while patients may deal with multiple oral surgeries in their lifetime, the recovery period is never easy.  You may experience pain, discomfort, and even complications. In order to limit the pain and recover faster, it’s […]