08Aug, 2017

Traumatic Injuries Require Specialized Care

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14Jul, 2017

New York Oral & Facial Surgery, L.L.C. earns AAAASF accreditation for patient safety

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CHICAGO, IL — New York Oral & Facial Surgery, L.L.C., in New York, NY has demonstrated its commitment to patient safety by gaining accreditation from the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities (AAAASF) for the second time in a row. AAAASF is celebrating its 37th year of promoting the highest quality patient safety in the ambulatory surgery setting (office-based or outpatient), as well as rehabilitation and outpatient therapy agencies and rural health clinics.[...]
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12Jul, 2017

Four Signs Your Teen Needs Her 3rd Molars Removed

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Conventional dentistry indicates that wisdom teeth should be removed early, but recently, many dental professionals argue that the third molars can be healthy and should not be automatically considered for removal. The truth lies somewhere in the middle.[...]
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14Jun, 2017

Wisdom Tooth Removal for 30-Somethings

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There is a dull ache in your jaw; you feel it when you chew. When you run your tongue over your teeth, you can feel the same ache (and maybe even a bad taste) coming from those back teeth. You know the ones...[...]
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16May, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: New York Times Magazine announces Dr. Ruben Cohen as one of the top 20 Oral Surgeons in NYC!

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In the May 14, 2017 edition of The New York Times Magazine, it was announced that Dr. Ruben Cohen, an esteemed board certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, has been selected by his peers as one of the top 20 Oral Surgeons in New York City.[...]
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12May, 2017

Facial Implant Options for Reconstruction and Aesthetics

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13Apr, 2017

Dental Implants for Unconventional Patients

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24Mar, 2017

Common Reasons for Having Wisdom Teeth Removed

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Wisdom teeth are often a rite of passage into adulthood. The reason for having the 3rd molars removed will vary from person to person. Our New York City oral surgeon frequently performs wisdom tooth removal for situations such as:[...]
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16Apr, 2015

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet on Anesthesia and Oral Surgery

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It’s normal to feel anxious before oral surgery, but proper preparation and knowing what to expect will help ensure that everything goes smoothly. One aspect of preparing for oral surgery is discussing your anesthesia options with your physician. Here’s an overview from NYC oral surgeon, Ruben Cohen, DDS, about anesthesia for oral surgery.   What does anesthesia do? The term anesthesia comes from the Greek for “loss of sensation”, but that’s not the only effect it can cause in your body. Depending on the type(s) and amount used, anesthesia can[...]
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25Mar, 2015

Sleepless in New York? Surgical Treatments for Snoring & Sleep Apnea

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If you or a loved one has a chronic snoring problem or has been diagnosed with sleep apnea, you are probably no stranger to the CPAP mask or oral appliance therapy. Along with behavior or lifestyle modifications that may include losing weight and changing sleep positions, these non-surgical treatment options are usually the first methods employed by a sleep specialist to combat your sleep disorder. While CPAP and oral appliances can be very effective for managing milder symptoms of snoring and sleep apnea, it is important to note that [...]
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