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Continuing Education – Beyond the Basics Coding and Billing Conference

To better serve our patients, Dr. Michael Lee and the entire staff of the Cincinnati Center for Corrective Jaw Surgery are always looking for advanced education and training opportunities. This November, Jen Carroll, our Financial Coordinator, attended Beyond the Basics Coding and Billing Conference at the Hyatt Coconut Point Resort in Bonita Springs, Florida. Sponsored […]

Further Reading: Arthroscopic Surgery using the McCain Technique – A New Option for Conservative Management of the Problematic TMJ

Further Reading: Arthroscopic Surgery using the McCain Technique – A New Option for Conservative Management of the Problematic TMJ We are pleased to announce that the Cincinnati Center for Corrective jaw Surgery is now offering arthroscopic surgery to care for patients who present with jaw joint problems unresponsive to conservative management. Problems can include pain, […]

Dental Implants for a New Holiday Smile

Dental Implants for a New Holiday Smile It’s hard to believe, but the holiday season is right around the corner. This time of year brings many opportunities to spend time with friends and family, and gives you many opportunities to take great photos. If you tend to hide from the camera out of concern for […]

Dr. Lee now provides a New Option for Conservative Surgical Management of the Problematic TMJ

Dr. Lee Now Provides a New Option for Conservative Management of the Problematic TMJ We are pleased to announce that the Cincinnati Center for Corrective Jaw Surgery is now able to care for patients who suffer from jaw joint problems commonly known as TMJ or TMD with arthroscopic surgery. What is TMJ & TMD? TMJ […]

Four Ways Exparel, a Long-Lasting, Non-Opioid Pharmaceutical, Can Make Your Oral Surgery Recovery Easier

Four Ways Exparel, a Long-Lasting, Non-Opioid Pharmaceutical, Can Make Your Oral Surgery Recovery Easier At the Cincinnati Center for Corrective Jaw Surgery, our focus is your recovery. That is why we are proud to offer Exparel (bupivacaine), a long-lasting, non-opioid pharmaceutical, at our practice. Exparel could ease your recovery from your upcoming oral surgery, and […]

Case Study: Skeletal Deformities Involving the Maxillofacial Skeletal Complex

Skeletal Deformities Involving the Maxillofacial Skeletal Complex This month’s case report demonstrates the team approach we use to treat more complicated skeletal deformities involving the maxillofacial skeletal complex.    These types of skeletal problems commonly include deformities of the nose and the bones surrounding the orbits.  They are still growth deformities however and should not be […]

 Case Study: “C” Shaped Facial Asymmetries

Case Study: “C” Shaped Facial Asymmetries Facial asymmetry is a relatively common maxillofacial skeletal deformity.  All patients have some degree of asymmetry, but minor discrepancies from one side to the other are not perceived by the average layperson and have no functional clinical significance.  Marked facial imbalances, however, can cause functional issues with mastication and overloading […]

Case Study: Orthognathic Surgery for Maxillary Hypoplasia + Compromised Orthodontic Treatment

Case Study No. 2: Orthognathic Surgery for Maxillary Hypoplasia + Compromised Orthodontic Treatment A complication of orthodontic treatment sometimes arises when anterior maxillary tooth position is compromised in an attempt to camouflage the need for Orthognathic Surgery. This scenario has become more and more common in the last few decades as orthodontists try to forgo […]

Dental Implants 101

What is a Dental Implant? A Dental implant is a titanium post surgically threaded into the jawbone beneath the gums. It has four parts: threaded post, crown substructure, ceramic crown and a screw to attach it to the substructure and threaded post in the bone. Dental implants may replace a single tooth or multiple teeth. […]

Dr. Lee Further Establishes Himself as One of the Region’s Experts in Dental Implants

Dr. Lee attended a unique course on the latest innovation in dental implant surgery. Advances in dental implant surgery continue to make the replacement of teeth easier, less time consuming and more affordable.  The latest innovation comes from Straumann Implant Systems and allows the immediate placement of dental implants in almost every situation.  Called the […]