Dental News in Kennett Square & West Chester, PA

Meet Dr. Bradley T. Belous, DMD

Chester County Oral Surgery is excited to announce the arrival of our newest Oral Surgeon, Bradley T. Belous, DMD. Dr. Belous is a graduate of the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Molecular Biology and Microbiology. He received his D.M.D from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine graduating at the [...]

Meet Dr. Bradley T. Belous, DMD 2020-08-03T12:57:53-04:00

Orthognathic Surgery

What is orthognathic surgery? Also known as corrective jaw surgery, patients undergo this procedure in order to correct a wide range of major and minor dental and skeletal irregularities. Jaw surgery is used to correct the misalignment of a person’s jaw or teeth, which will eventually improve breathing, chewing, and speaking. While a [...]

Orthognathic Surgery 2020-07-22T06:09:43-04:00

Smoking and Oral Cancer

Oral cancer is a cancer that develops within the mouth or oral cavity. But it doesn’t just affect the mouth, it can involve the lips, tongue, throat, salivary glands, pharynx, larynx and sinuses. There are many factors that can cause oral cancer, but smoking is one of the biggest lifestyle choices that can increase [...]

Smoking and Oral Cancer 2020-10-19T06:24:16-04:00

Autograft vs. Allograft

So, you were recently told by your doctor that you need a bone graft, but you aren’t quite sure what that means. A bone graft is a surgical procedure that is used to fix bones or joints that were damaged by trauma, and it is also used to replace bone that is missing to [...]

Autograft vs. Allograft 2020-07-22T06:05:02-04:00

The Most Common Types of Bone Grafting

Bone grafting has become so common, most patients have encountered the term at least once before entering our office. But delving deeper into some of the additional types of bone grafting will give you a better appreciation of this amazing procedure. What is Bone Grafting? Bone grafting is the process of using [...]

The Most Common Types of Bone Grafting 2020-10-19T06:18:08-04:00

When Should You Consider Dental Implants?

You may have heard in the past that dental implants are one of the most effective ways to replace missing or damaged teeth. Dental implants are a great option for a lot of different situations, but when is getting a dental implant the best option for you? There are a few circumstances where receiving [...]

When Should You Consider Dental Implants? 2020-10-19T06:15:51-04:00

Better Breakfast for a Better Smile

Breakfast truly is the most important meal of the day. It kick starts your body and provides you with enough energy to make it through your hectic morning as well as keep your mind focused on the task at hand. Eating a balanced breakfast is not only good for you body, but also good [...]

Better Breakfast for a Better Smile 2020-07-22T06:01:55-04:00

Facts About Bone Grafting

Modern bone grafts can be used to fix a number of dental and facial issues and are often required. Dental implants often cannot be placed without first getting a bone graft. If you are considering getting dental implants or think you’re in need of a bone graft, here are some things you may want [...]

Facts About Bone Grafting 2020-07-22T06:02:34-04:00