Metal-Free Dental Implants Austin, TX

Dental implants change lives. This statement sounds dramatic, but we see the results each time we restore a smile using implants. Patients can finally eat and smile again, often after years of dental problems. We love changing lives with dental implants in Austin, TX, and are excited to now offer metal-free dental implants to our… Read More »

Guided Implant Surgery

Safe, Predictable Implant Placement with Guided Implant Surgery in Austin Dental implants are designed to provide a long-lasting, functional replacement for missing teeth. When properly placed, dental implants can last a lifetime and improve both dental health and appearance. They can also dramatically improve quality of life and confidence. To ensure your dental implants stand… Read More »


Learning About All-On-4 Many dental patients suffer from broken down and diseased teeth for years or have poor-fitting and nonfunctional dentures. Though these individuals may have gone to the dentist over the years and received occasional repairs, it is possible they have finally reached a point where they cannot chew well and find everyday dental… Read More »


Apicoectomy or Root-End Surgery in Austin, TX You’ve had a root canal, but it wasn’t enough to correct your tooth troubles. The infection has returned and you’re still in pain. The next step is a procedure called an apicoectomy, or root-end surgery. This treatment is a final effort to save your tooth; the alternative is… Read More »

Bone Grafting & Sinus Lift

At Hill Country Oral Surgery, we are experienced in the bone grafting procedures required for the placement of functional and aesthetic dental implants. We have performed many of these procedures successfully for patients who are missing teeth as well as for patients who have had severe traumas which results in loss of permanent teeth. Our… Read More »

Dental Implants

Dental Implants in Austin, TX At Hill Country Oral Surgery, our surgeons have performed countless dental implant procedures. We are well versed in all aspects of the dental implant process, including hard and soft tissue grafting, as well as managing dental implant complications. You can have the utmost confidence in choosing a provider at Hill… Read More »

Facial Trauma

The dental specialist performs the proper treatment of facial injuries. These professionals must be well versed in emergency care, acute treatment and long-term reconstruction and rehabilitation – not just for physical reasons but emotional as well. Oral and maxillofacial surgeons are trained, skilled and uniquely qualified to manage and treat facial trauma. Injuries to the… Read More »

Impacted Canines

An impacted tooth simply means that it is “stuck” and cannot erupt into function. Patients frequently develop problems with impacted third molar (wisdom) teeth. These teeth get “stuck” in the back of the jaw and can develop painful infections among a host of other problems (see Impacted Wisdom Teeth under Procedures). Since there is rarely… Read More »

Jaw Surgery Austin, TX

Do your teeth seem a bit out of alignment? Do you have trouble sleeping because of breathing difficulties? When you smile, do you show less tooth and more gum than you would like? Corrective jaw surgery (orthognathic) is a specialty of oral and maxillofacial surgeons (OMS) designed to correct an array of major and minor… Read More »

Office Anesthesia

What are my anesthetic options? We understand that each patient has their own reservations about surgery as well as anesthesia. At your consultation we will discuss the options available to you. We can individualize your procedure to alleviate any anxiety. With our broad scope of training we can deliver local anesthetics, nitrous oxide (laughing gas), intravenous (IV) sedations also… Read More »

Oral Pathology Treatment Austin, TX

The inside of the mouth is normally lined with a special type of skin (mucosa) that is smooth and coral pink in color. Any alteration in this appearance could be a warning sign for a pathological process. The most serious of these is oral cancer. The following can be signs at the beginning of a… Read More »


The preparation of your mouth before the placement of a prosthesis is referred to as pre-prosthetic surgery. Some patients require minor oral surgical procedures before receiving a partial or complete denture, in order to ensure the maximum level of comfort. A denture sits on the bone ridge, so it is very important that the bone… Read More »

Tooth Extraction Austin, TX

Pulling teeth does not have to feel like “pulling teeth.” Our ultimate goal at Hill Country Oral Surgery is to help you navigate this process on your terms. Our expert staff and trained oral surgeons will guide you through your options, clearly explaining each available choice and easing trepidations along the way. We realize that… Read More »

Wisdom Teeth Removal Austin, TX

Why Wisdom Tooth Extraction is Necessary Wisdom teeth, often called third molars, are the final four teeth that erupt into the mouth. Many people do not need wisdom teeth extraction, but that’s only true only if the wisdom tooth can emerge without issues. However, more times than not, there is not enough room for these… Read More »