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Why You Might Benefit from Bone Grafting
Jun 01, 2023
When most people think of oral health, they consider teeth first, gums second, and their jawbone not at all. But a healthy jawbone is essential to healthy teeth. Sometimes, the bone you have just isn't enough. That’s where grafting comes in.
How to Make the Most of Your Implant Dentures
May 01, 2023
When you want something more secure than dentures, but aren’t a candidate for a full arch of implants, All-on-4® implant dentures are an ideal solution. All-on-4 gives you the security of implants but with greater ease. Here’s why.
5 Signs You're a Candidate for Restorative Dentistry
Apr 02, 2023
Restorative dentistry refers to dental procedures where the main aim is to restore function and health. As more restorative dental procedures become available and sedation makes them comfortable, you may wonder if it’s time to restore your own teeth.
6 Tips to Recover From Oral Surgery
Mar 13, 2023
Whether you’ve undergone oral surgery to extract a tooth or treat gum disease, you may experience swelling, discomfort, and pain afterward. Follow these tips to speed your recovery and stay comfy while you do so.
The Advantages of Implant-Supported Dentures Over Regular Dentures
Feb 20, 2023
If you can’t afford dental implants, you may think that dentures are your only choice to replace an arch of missing teeth. However, implant-supported dentures bridge the middle ground between those two choices to make dentures a more stable choice.
Am I a Candidate for Dental Implants?
Jan 10, 2023
When you lose a tooth, you have an important decision to make: how to replace it. Replace it you must, if you want to maintain the integrity of your other teeth and ensure your oral health. The best choice is a dental implant. Is it right for you?
Should I Get Dental Implants Or A Bridge?
Dec 15, 2022
When you’re missing one or more teeth, both dental implants and bridges can fill the gaps. Each method has pros and cons, so much depends on your individual condition and need.
What is Oral Cancer Screening: Procedure & Benefits
Nov 01, 2022
What is Oral Cancer Screening? An oral cancer screening is done by your dentist o detect any precancerous condition or signs of cancer in your mouth. An oral cancer screening aims to identify mouth cancer early when there is a chance of curing it.
What are All On 4 Implants Work, How Do They Work & their Benefits?
Oct 01, 2022
There are several reasons why people lose their teeth. Whatever your cause, teeth loss leads to issues with everyday activities such as speaking and eating. Not only do the issues, but they also significantly impact one’s confidence and how they feel...
What is Tooth Extraction: Causes, Procedure, Benefits & After-Care Tips
Sep 08, 2022
What is Tooth Extraction? Tooth extraction is the process of removing a tooth entirely from its socket. Pulling a tooth is the alternative name for this process, often used by people.
Dental Emergencies That Need a Visit to an Emergency Dentist
Aug 01, 2022
As we all know, life is uncertain. Things never really go as you have planned. A picnic can turn disastrous, accidents happen, and the next thing you know, you need an emergency dentist.
Same-Day Crowns (CEREC), Their Procedure and Advantages
Jul 01, 2022
Dental crowns play a significant role in restorative dentistry, repairing many teeth regarding appearance and functionality. They are tooth-like caps that encapsulate a tooth to protect the structural framework.
What Foods You Should Eat & Avoid after getting Tooth Crowns?
Jun 01, 2022
What Are Dental Crowns? Teeth crowns are caps placed over a tooth to restore its function, appearance, and shape. The crown can be made from ceramic, porcelain, gold, or metal alloys.
How Invisalign Straightens Your Teeth: Process and Benefits
May 01, 2022
Malocclusion is when the teeth are not appropriately aligned with the jaws. It can cause pain and discomfort and increase your risk of decay. This is because overcrowding (leading to misalignment) can also cause bacteria...
What Are the Main Types of Sedation Dentistry?
Apr 01, 2022
Are you one of the many looking at the office of the dentist near you and wishing dentists never existed? You may find it challenging to stomach the idea of undergoing dental procedures.
Dental Sealants Vs. Dental Fillings: Which is Better?
Mar 01, 2022
Are you in a predicament trying to determine whether you should get your child dental sealants with yourself or wait until they develop cavities to provide dental fillings?
Dental Veneers Types, Procedure & Benefits
Feb 01, 2022
One of the features that make your pictures look beautiful is your smile. What if your smile isn't good enough? Have you heard about dental veneers? Read on to find out more.
Causes of Teeth Discoloration and the Importance of Teeth Whitening
Jan 01, 2022
Your teeth can lose their luminosity for various reasons. One fine morning even think your teeth aren't appearing as bright as they did, or perhaps you don't like what you see.
Importance of Regular Dental Exams & Cleanings
Dec 01, 2021
You maintain an excellent oral hygiene regimen brushing your teeth precisely as recommended by your dentist. You floss them at least once, refrain from having sugary foods and beverages...
Simple Tips to Prevent Cavities
Oct 20, 2021
Although we all know that we must brush and floss daily to prevent decay, cavities are still a common problem and continue to affect millions of Americans every year.
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