Dental implants are substitute tooth roots that offer a solid infrastructure for either permanent or removable replacement teeth. They are intended to mimic a natural tooth aesthetic. As dental implants look and function just like natural teeth, no one will ever be able to tell the difference, including you. If you're missing a tooth or multiple Read more »
Regular dental visits are the key for oral health as well as general health. Cleaning teeth is just one part of the appointment. During your check-up, the dentist or dental hygienist will also perform a head and neck examination, assess the health of your gums, and look at your mouth for signs for other issues such Read more »
Cookies, pies, candy and a host of other sweets seem to be everywhere during the holiday season. If you add in hectic schedules, grabbing something to eat on the run becomes the norm, which can cause your teeth to suffer before the season ends. This doesn't have to be the case.
You can lose a tooth for any number of reasons including a sports accident, a fall, age, or decay. A missing tooth can have both physical and psychological effects on you. Physically, it can cause a shift in the remaining teeth and cause them to become crooked. In addition, the underlying bone Read more »