East Georgia Oral Surgery

Dental Implants: Best Treatment Option for Missing Teeth

Dental implants are the best treatment option for missing teeth and more patients are taking advantage of this expanding technology.  Dental implants are able to replace one or several missing teeth.  They are gently placed into your jawbone by an oral and facial surgeon and are embedded there just like your natural teeth.  Rather than […]

Wisdom Teeth Causing Problems for Your Children?

With summer break fast approaching, now is the time to schedule your children’s wisdom teeth removal. As the summer approaches, many teenagers and young adults utilize their break from school to schedule a suitable time to have their wisdom teeth evaluated.  Studies show that 90% of patients will have a wisdom tooth removed in their […]

Free Screening During Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Oral Cancer Awareness Month In honor of Oral Cancer Awareness Month, East Georgia Center for Oral and Facial Surgery will be offering free oral cancer screenings on: Saturday, April 9th 9am to 12pm 613 East Grady Street, Statesboro, Screenings are simple, painless, and quick (10 minutes). We look forward to seeing you!  April is Oral […]

Paying It Forward With Dentistry From The Heart

Dr. Patel and Dr. Marz On December 18, Dr. Rod Uribe and I teamed up with Dr. Rich Marz for the 3rd Annual Statesboro Dentistry From The Heart.  This tradition has become a day where East Georgia Center for Oral and Facial Surgery assists in spreading smiles throughout our great community by providing free dental […]

Anesthesia: Methods Available for Your Comfort

Richard J. Hammond, DMD; and Suketu J. Patel, DMD, MD At East Georgia Center for Oral and Facial Surgery, we offer several methods of anesthesia to help alleviate any apprehension you may have for your procedure. Our experienced doctors and skilled staff aim to keep you and your loved ones safe and comfortable during surgery. […]

Dancing With The Statesboro Stars

Team Patel/Walker I am very honored to be participating in the 2015 Dancing With The Statesboro Stars. Dance practice has begun and it has been very intense and grueling. My partner, Katie Walker, and I are enthusiastically preparing for the event and we are very excited to be taking the stage on October 1 at […]

Wisdom Teeth: Is it time to have them removed?

As the summer approaches, many teenagers and young adults utilize their break from school to schedule a suitable time to have their wisdom teeth evaluated. Studies show that 90% of patients will have a wisdom tooth removed in their lifetime. Wisdom teeth do not require removal if they are able to grow into one’s mouth […]

Oral Cancer: Early Detection Saves Lives

  In honor of Oral Cancer Awareness Month, East Georgia Center for Oral & Facial Surgery will be offering free oral cancer screenings on each of the following Wednesdays in April: Wednesday – April 1 – Southern Pharmacy – 3 to 5pm Wednesday – April 8 – The Prescription Shop – 3 to 5pm Wednesday […]