Dr. George Hatzigiannis

Dr. George Hatzigiannis - Oral Surgeon

About Dr. George Hatzigiannis Dr. George Hatzigiannis received his AB cum laude in biology from Harvard College and DMD from the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. He subsequently studied for his MD at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine, after which he completed his general surgery residency at the UConn Health Center. During this… Continue Reading

What You Need to Know about Bone Grafting and Dental Implants

What You Need to Know about Bone Grafting and Dental Implants

Caring for your teeth by maintaining a proper oral hygiene regimen is key to preserving your smile. That said, accidents can happen. There are many reasons a person might lose a tooth at some point in life. This is true even if you make every attempt to guard against decay and gum disease. Luckily, losing… Continue Reading

How to Reduce Pain after Oral Surgery

How to Reduce Pain after Oral Surgery

Though you may fear the thought of oral surgery and the recovery process, it doesn’t always involve great amounts of discomfort. Qualified oral surgeons leverage advanced tools and techniques to minimize any pain during and after the procedure. Sometimes oral surgeons prescribe opioid pain medication to help during the recovery period. However, some patients worry… Continue Reading