2 Ways That Dental Implants Can Help You Maintain Your Oral Health

One of the most versatile and beneficial dental tools at your disposal is dental implants, mostly because dental implants can do everything from improving your oral health to making it more comfortable and easy to wear dentures. Listed below are two ways that dental implants can help you maintain your oral health. Protect Your Jawbone From Deterioration The biggest problem that can occur as you lose your teeth is that your jawbone will begin to break down and deteriorate. Read More 

How To Help Your Child Get Acclimated To Professional Dental Care

As your child's first teeth emerge, you may be starting to think about his or her first dental visit. Initial dental interactions are especially important, because they will form the child's first opinions of dentistry. Children who have frightening or distasteful experiences early on with a dentist may form deep fears that prevent them from receiving regular dental treatment in the future. This can cause the child's overall health to suffer, since poor oral health is linked to chronic systemic diseases, such as heart disease. Read More 

3 Ways A Dental Crown Can Be More Interesting

Dental crowns usually serve a functional purpose of protecting the roots and core of a tooth and prevent a tooth extraction after severe decay or trauma. However, dental crowns can also be cosmetic additions to your mouth. Occasionally, crowns are used instead of veneers to help cover discolored or misshapen teeth to give you a natural, beautiful smile. In most cases, crowns are made from ceramic or porcelain that is dyed and specially crafted to match the color of your natural teeth. Read More 

Why Choose Mini Dental Implants?

Your dentist suggests mini dental implants. Now you're thinking, "Are these just teeny tiny versions of the real thing?" In a way yes. Obviously, by the name, mini implants are smaller than the traditional version. But, that doesn't mean they aren't as effective or only fill smaller jobs. In some cases, these types of implants are actually better options. What are the advantages of a mini dental implant system (also known as MDI)? Read More 

Fear Not: What to Expect When You Wear Your First Dentures

Will you need to get your first dentures in the near future? If so, you may be nervous about the experience. Perhaps you have even considered not wearing dentures because you may know of someone else who got their teeth extracted and did not get dentures. It is important to note that choosing not to get dentures can cause you additional health problems and affect your appearance. For example, proper chewing is an important part of digestion, and dentures and natural teeth provide support to facial structures, which is why some people without dentures have a " Read More