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Our Surgery Goals For The New Year at Aspire Surgical in the Salt Lake City, UT area

Our Goals for the New Year

As the new year approaches, it’s a great time to reflect on the past year and set goals for the future. At our oral and maxillofacial surgery practice, we have a few key resolutions that we are committed to achieving in the coming year. First and foremost, we want to continue providing the highest level […]

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What To Expect During Impacted Wisdom Teeth Removal

When your wisdom teeth become impacted, it can lead to serious health issues. Most dentists will recommend that they be surgically removed to prevent cysts, gum disease, and benign tumors from forming. As with any surgical process, you may be a little nervous and unsure of what to expect from the procedure. Below is a […]

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Why People Get Dental Implants

Most people will seek out dental implants when they need to replace a tooth or teeth that have been removed from their mouth in some manner. Dental implants include an artificial tooth that is affixed to a created root in the mouth. The need to replace a tooth may come about for many reasons. The […]

Sleep Apnea Treatment at Aspire Surgical in Salt lake City, UT

Do I need surgery for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)?

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is considered a potentially serious sleep disorder, where breathing stops and starts throughout the night due to relaxation of the throat muscles. OSA can lead to loud snoring, waking up gasping, headaches, dry mouth in the morning, and excessive daytime sleepiness.  Obstructive sleep apnea can not only lead to extreme sleepiness but also […]

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What Are The Signs It’s Time for Your Wisdom Teeth to Come Out?

Your wisdom teeth are a third set of molars, which usually appear when you are between 17 and 21 years of age. These teeth are rarely functional and therefore cause crowding and other issues within the mouth. Therefore, dental professionals will often recommend removing them before they break through to prevent any potential problems. The […]