Dr. David Cognetti

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Jefferson Specialist Discusses Options For Removing Salivary Stones

The kidneys are not the only part of the body that produce stones. You can also get them in the salivary gland.


A computer-generated model of the jaw bone. (Credit: Xilloc)

European Surgeons Use 3-D Printing To Reconstruct A Woman’s Jaw

Just like architects use specialized computer software to create 3-D models of their designs, doctors printed — from titanium, using a high-powered laser — a new lower mandible for the woman, who lost hers due to a severe infection.



Doctors Seeing Rise In Rates Of Throat Cancer Caused By HPV

Doctors are seeing an alarming trend: an increase in throat cancer in patients normally not at risk.