2017

Four Advances In Dental Implant Technology You Should Know About

If you're like many people, you think of dental implants as a  time-consuming and possibly even painful process. After all, the traditional process involves three separate stages -- first the implants themselves, then the post, finally, the crown -- and this procedure can take up to a year in some cases, with infection and other potential side effects frequently being part of the picture. However, recent technology has changed significantly in ways that make the process much easier for patients. Read More 

What Can Cause Porcelain Dental Veneers To Crack?

Today, people have more options than ever to correct issues with their teeth. What used to take several years to fix can sometimes be done in one office visit. This is mainly due to advancements in cosmetic dentistry. Porcelain dental veneers are one procedure that is sought out by individuals who want to correct issues with their teeth. Veneers can correct a variety of issues such as stained teeth, chipped teeth, misaligned teeth, and gaps. Read More 

Persistent Gum Disease? You May Need A Root Scaling Procedure

Redness, soreness, and bleeding -- these are all signs of gum disease. In many cases, you can clear up gum disease on your own with some more vigilant brushing, flossing, and mouthwash use. But if you've been great about your dental hygiene for a couple of weeks and your gum disease symptoms are not subsiding, you may need professional treatment. Often, the first treatment your dentist will recommend will be a root scaling procedure. Read More 

The Basics Of Dental Care And Why They Are So Important

When it comes to taking care of your teeth, not only should you have a clear understanding of what you should be doing to care for them, but you should also know why doing those things is so important. Here are the basics of dental care and other important information so you are well-versed on how to take the best care of your teeth: Brush and floss your teeth a minimum of twice a day Read More 

How To Choose A Pediatric Dentist

When it comes to your kids, you want the best, and a dentist is no exception. There are a lot of things to consider when choosing the best pediatric dentist for your son or daughter, and the process can seem a little overwhelming when you are starting out. It's always a good idea to ask local friends and family members who they recommend, and take the time to read online reviews as well. Read More