Advanced Dental Care of Orange City
2490 Enterprise Road, Orange City, FL 32763

When Oral Surgery Is the Best Dental Decision

So many people require oral surgery that it has become the most common surgical procedure in the U.S. today. Discover the many ways that oral surgeons can help you.

When It’s Time to Be Treated by Oral Surgeons

In general, a dentist in Orange City is sufficient for most simple dental procedures. But when your simple needs become serious, you may require the surgical solutions only offered through oral surgery. When this happens, your dentist in Orange City will refer you to any oral surgeons in your area who can treat your specific needs.

Cases and Causes for Oral Surgery

Your dentist in Orange City will refer you to oral surgeons for several different reasons. Because some of these procedures can be costly, many oral surgeons today offer financing options and payment plans to make oral surgery a more affordable dental care treatment for you. Oral surgery is usually required if you experience any of these issues:

  • Impacted wisdom teeth
  • Complications from simple tooth extractions
  • Badly worn or decayed teeth
  • Removing teeth with long-curved roots
  • Taking out teeth surrounded by very dense bone
  • Serious damage to face or jaw due to trauma, injury, or accident

How to Heal after Oral Surgery

Once your procedure is over, you will be given specific instructions for the recovery period and follow-up care. It’s important to closely follow these directions to help you heal properly. Some general guidelines for recovering from oral surgery include:

  • Not brushing or rinsing your teeth for 12 hours after surgery, and then staying away from the surgical area once you’re able to brush again
  • Avoiding too much talking, eating, and drinking for two hours after the procedure
  • Easing back into eating by choosing very soft foods and clear liquids for 24 hours after surgery
  • Drinking plenty of cold or lukewarm liquids once any bleeding stops
  • Following your oral surgeon’s instructions for all prescribed pain medication
  • Calling your oral surgeons or dentist if you have ongoing pain or bleeding

To learn about our family dentistry practice in Orange City, call Advanced Dental Care of Orange City today at (386) 951-1412 or make an appointment.

Advanced Dental Care offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Orange City. With 20 affiliated practices throughout Florida, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Advanced Dental Care of Orange City, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Advanced Dental Care of Orange City.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Have been going to Dr. Colon for years and I am not an easy case… I recommend her and the staff, all very compassionate and professional.
Elmer H.
Would definitely recommend this office. Dental hygienist going on maternity leave is VERY thorough & one of the best I have ever had. I would recommend this office but I cannot get the 10 to […]
Claudia G.
Nice people
David H.
Only dental office I’ve been to that doesn’t make me feel embarrassed and ashamed.
Ashley K.
Friendliness of the staff and expedience of the staff.
Herman E.
I love this dental office! Nicole is awesome!
Grace H.
Love this place always clean and welcoming everyone is very nice from the front desk to Doctor Colon ; my favorite assistant is Xaimara is very attentive and sweet thanks for my new smile ladies.
Janet D.
Polite quick considerate helpful clean office
Tammy F.
Always friendly and never in a rush to get you out. Works patiently with you. They will go out of their way to make vsure your satisfied.
June C.
Amazing. Everyone was friendly. Dr. Colon was awesome
Nellie C.
Wonderful staff and I absolutely love Dr Colon the time and care she gives is awesome.
Charlotte R.
Nicole along with all the staff are GREAT
Kelly M.
Able to see me in an emergency right away , polite staff, clean office
Tammy F.
Awesome dentist
Deborah H.
Everyone is very friendly and helpful, my dental hygienist Rebecca is awesome! So good at what she does and very nice.
Lisa S.
The office staff is friendly and it is conveniently located to our family
Julie W.
Carla ,xaimara,Nicole, dr. Colon and the staff at the dental office. Everyone there was understanding,kind and compassionate to my situation. Their expertise was very appreciated. I had major work […]
Sharon S.
Amazing. Everyone was friendly. Dr. Colon was awesome
Nellie C.
Had my routine cleaning for my teeth done by Becky and she is just wonderful and does a really good job, and is just so pleasant!
Nancy L.
Great service. Zero wait, friendly, experienced and available for my schedule.
Mabell S.
We Accept Most Insurance Plans!
Learn More

We accept most insurance plans and will be happy to help you understand the coverage that you have. We will do our best to see that you receive your maximum insurance benefits for all covered services.

No Insurance? No Worries! See our discounts and offers here

Office Hours
  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Get in touch:
  • Phone: (386) 951-1412
Our Location