Dr. Gorospe practices the full scope of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in his state of the art facility in Cerritos , California. He continues his practice and service to the local community since 1996.
The removal of impacted teeth is a serious surgical procedure. Post-operative care is very important. Unnecessary pain and the complications of infection and swelling can be minimized if the instructions are followed carefully. A certain amount of bleeding is to be expected following surgery.
By the age of 18, the average adult has 32 teeth; 16 teeth on the top and 16 teeth on the bottom. Each tooth in the mouth has a specific name and function.