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

How to Reduce Your Anxiety about Wisdom Teeth Removal

How to Reduce Your Anxiety about Wisdom Teeth Removal

Many people feel anxious when told they need to have their wisdom teeth removed. While advanced techniques and tools make it possible for oral surgeons to minimize patients’ discomfort during and after the procedure, it’s understandable that many people still worry in the weeks and days leading up to their appointments. This could be particularly… Continue Reading

Overlooked TMD Disorder Symptoms: What You Need to Know

Overlooked TMD Disorder Symptoms: What You Need to Know

Your temporomandibular joint plays an important role in your daily life, even if you don’t know what it is. This joint connects your jaw to key areas of your skull, allowing you to perform such basic daily activities as chewing and talking. However, disorders can impact this joint’s function. This is called a TMD disorder… Continue Reading