While oral surgery does involve the use of anesthesia that needs to be performed by a specially trained dental professional, it is usually less invasive than people think. Most patients do not have to wait very long to schedule their procedure. Oral surgery can be completed right in the dentist’s office with ease while under anesthesia. A few of the most common reasons for oral surgery are dental implants, tooth extractions, biopsy, and jaw correction. Dental Implants Missing one or more permanent teeth can be emotionally distressing and cause the jaw bone to deteriorate. A dental implant is a long-lasting tooth replacement solution that needs to be surgically…