Month: November 2017

3 of the Main Benefits of Invisalign®

Tooth misalignment, also known as malocclusion, isn’t always obvious. Yet, even when you don’t immediately notice it, the imbalance in your bite can lead to a host of other dental health problems. For patients with varying types of malocclusion, orthodontic treatment can often be achieved without the use of traditional braces made of brackets and… Read more »

A Few Things Dental Implants Can Help You Avoid

If you lose one or more teeth, then replacing it as soon as possible is the best way to protect your oral health from the many serious consequences of tooth loss. However, even with a lifelike dental bridge or denture, the loss of your teeth can continue to affect your oral health in several ways… Read more »

Will I Need a Dental Crown After My Root Canal Treatment?

Dental crowns today serve a wide variety of purposes, from improving a tooth’s appearance to restoring its ability to function properly. In some cases, a crown can even serve as the finishing touch to a more involved restorative procedure, such as root canal treatment. When your tooth is threatened by severe, internal infection, root canal… Read more »

3 Benefits of Attending Regular Exams and Cleanings

For the most part, the benefits of keeping your teeth clean and healthy are fairly obvious. However, you might not realize that efficiently keeping your smile clean means attending every dental exam and cleaning appointment that your dentist recommends. The benefits of maintaining a regular schedule of professional dental care are many. As the cornerstone… Read more »

Common Reasons for Root Canal Treatment

For many patients, the reason why root canal treatment is necessary is because they have a tooth that is internally infected, or at risk of internal infection. In such cases, root canal treatment is the only way to save the tooth. However, the specific way in which a tooth becomes so compromised can vary between… Read more »

A Few Facts About Tooth Extraction

Of all the treatment options you have when it comes to restoring your smile, tooth extraction can seem like the least attractive solution. Fortunately, extracting a tooth isn’t something your dentist will recommend often. In fact, the procedure is only recommended when no other options suffice to save your tooth. If your tooth needs extraction,… Read more »

3 Ways Gum Disease Can Change Your Life

You might not consider a dental issue something that could completely change your life, but in the case of gum disease, the consequences can be so severe that it literally changes aspects of your daily life and routine. For instance, when you have gum disease, you can control it to stop it from growing worse,… Read more »

Take Part In The Festival Of Trees And Lights!

From Wednesday, November 22 through Sunday, November 26, you and your family can come out to experience the Festival Of Trees And Lights! This event, held at Veteran’s Memorial Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center, welcomes families to come out in support of a good cause. The event is being held to raise money for… Read more »

Dental Implants Can Improve Life With A Dental Prosthetic

Receiving a prosthetic for a missing tooth – or a larger prosthetic piece to address multiple missing teeth – can improve your appearance, and your dental function. That being said, if you want to enjoy prosthetic support that helps you regain confidence in biting and chewing, talk to your dentist about having dental implant support… Read more »

3 Common Cosmetic Dental Flaws (And How To Address Them)

With your dentist’s help, you can make significant changes to your appearance, and enjoy a fantastic smile. The field of cosmetic dentistry is focused on how to safely provide natural-looking, impressive improvements to a person’s dental appearance. Patients will seek out cosmetic work for a number of different possible problems. With the right procedure, your… Read more »