1 ROSS PARK, SUITE 101, STEUBENVILLE, OH 43952 (740) 283-3993

1 Ross Park Suite 101, Stubenville, OH 43952

  • Overview

    Pain can occur in any number of places in your mouth: teeth, gums, roots, the palate, tongue and jaw. Cavities are a common culprit causing pain. Untreated cavities can impact nerves because of infections of the tooth and gums. Impacted and abscessed teeth and sore jaws from teeth grinding are other

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  • Medications

    Some dental procedures, such as tooth extractions and oral surgery, may call for our office to prescribe medications before or after a procedure. These medications are used to prevent or fight an infection, or to relieve any post-operative discomfort and pain. For these reasons, it is extremely important

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  • Managing Pain

    There are many methods for relieving oral pain. They include: Ice packs on the affected area. Avoiding hard candy or ice. Avoiding sleeping on your stomach. Dentists use a wide array of pain management tools, including: Anesthetics such as Novocaine. Analgesics such as aspirin

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  • Anesthesia

    Dentistry has advanced to the point in which pain is almost a thing of the past. Powerful pain-killing medications known as anesthetics not only help a patient avoid discomfort during a procedure, but post-operatively as well. Some patients, especially children, may require higher doses of anesthetic

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  • Air Abrasion

    Many people associate the high-pitched whirring of a dental drill with pain. Just the sound alone can make many people wince. A relatively new technique called air abrasion uses powerful particles of aluminum oxide to remove debris and decay. The most exciting thing for patients is that air abrasion

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Patrick H. Macedonia M.D.

Dr. Patrick Macedonia specializes in Gynecology and Aesthetic Medicine. For the past 30 years, he has practiced women’s health and since 2004, expanded his offerings to include aesthetic care and treatment to minimize the effects of normal aging.  Dr. Macedonia provides adolescent care, menopausal treatment, second opinions for hysterectomy and alternatives, advanced laparoscopic surgery, minimally invasive surgery, diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis as well as the enhancement of women’s beauty through aesthetic medicine.

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