Dr. Koos was recently featured in an international dental industry training publication as an expert on instrument management and sterilization best practices in dental offices. Dr. Koos would like to thank Hu-Friedy for this honor along with Dr. Ed Lin in their new Practice Efficiency eBook. Check it out!
If an upcoming consult for oral surgery, such as the placement of dental implants, has you on edge, rest assured that you are unlikely to experience any discomfort at that initial appointment. It will go smoothly if you know what to expect and are prepared to make the most of the consultation. The oral surgeon […]
Now this is interesting! Researchers studied the teeth and gums of 1,000 year-old skeletons in a medieval cemetery in Germany and found that the plaque on these sets of teeth actually “encased” the same types of bacteria that plague many mouths today. The researchers also said that they had decades worth of plaque on their […]
Rather than dismiss an apparent ulcer, canker sore, or cracking corners of the lips, it is best to confirm your suspicions with a visit to your dental surgeon. The term “ulcer” is used to define a deep lesion that resembles a crater that extends through the surface of the soft tissue and involves the underlying […]
Within the last decade, there has been a growing discussion amongst dental and medical professionals to increase public awareness of oral cancer as well as oral human papilloma virus. It is important for dental patients to be on the lookout for signs and symptoms of oral cancer in their own mouths as well as schedule […]
Online PR News – 26-September-2013 –Chicago, IL – Chicago Loop oral surgeon Dr. Steven Koos, an Elite-level medical provider on HealthTap, a digitally-based health information company, was recently recognized by the interactive health information network with two prestigious awards, Top Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon in the Nation and Top Thought Leader in the Chicago Region, in […]
My dentist referred me here for my wisdom teeth extraction because he said the surgeons here are great and the location is convenient for me as well. He did my xrays here and gave me a copy so I wouldn’t get charged for them again. He gave me a referral for this place and I […]