Charlotte Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon
1851 Wellness Boulevard
Monroe, North Carolina 28110 US
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Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

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Dr. Patty has hospital affiliations at Carolinas Medical Center-Union.


  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Dental: DDS, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill School of Dentistry

  • Post-Medical School Training

    Residency: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, North Carolina Memorial Hospital

Treatments offered at Union Oral Surgery & Dental Implant Center

Most popular answers from Steven Patty, DDS

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How can I remove the "marble like" scar tissue inside my cheek after numerous periodontal surgeries?

Oftentimes, irregular soft tissue appearance can be improved by resurfacing the area with a laser. I like to use the Er:YAG laser to improve the... READ MORE

Does anyone know about new dental implants that you only have to wait 2-3 weeks to have a crown?

I have used the Zimmer trabecular metal implant in a case similar to yours with good success. Sounds like a reasonable time to use this implant. READ MORE

Can infection from dental abscess prevent socket graft and delay Bone Graft until after extracted tooth heals?

Like others who have answered, I support grafting at the time the tooth is extracted. It is prudent to take antibiotics prior to the extraction. Once... READ MORE

What happens if there is not material in the lower denture for the metal housings?

If the denture is not too old and the denture teeth are in good condition, it might be possible to place a new base on the existing denture at the... READ MORE

Swollen 2 days after juvederm in lips (Photo)

Lips are notorious for swelling after procedures, trauma, etc. As long as the swelling is soft and the overlying skin has normal color, it is unlikely... READ MORE

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