When you think of older people and seniors, you may automatically assume they wear dentures. In fact, all the elderly people in your life have dentures. Losing one’s teeth may be a natural part of aging in your eyes. As much as dentures scare and repulse you, you’re certain that when you get to be […]
When most people think about root canals, they likely get nervous and hope that they never have to experience one in their lifetime. In reality, it’s more likely that you’ll need a root canal at some point in your lifetime. In fact, more than 25 million Americans need to receive at least one root canal […]
A trip to the dentist was not always the easy, comfortable experience it is now. It was actually dangerous, possibly life-threatening as dentists didn’t have as much knowledge, had limited access to crude tools and equipment and didn’t know much about sanitation.
Over the years, the dental industry has experienced many technological advancements. In fact, there […]
Your mouth does some incredible things. Inside your mouth are your teeth, gums, tongue, the opening of your throat and sinuses. Without these, you couldn’t eat, drink, breathe, smell, taste, swallow and speak. Because of everything connected to your mouth, it is important to care for your mouth to ensure everything inside it looks great […]
Spring and summer mean sunny, warmer days, and chirping birds. They also means seasonal allergies are on the horizon, if they haven’t hit already.
Along with the bright green new grass, budding leaves and the colorful array of blooming flowers, pollen and other contaminants in the air can wage war on one’s sinuses.
While allergies are […]
When you think of dental implants, you may think of fake-looking, uncomfortable teeth that fill in gaps for missing teeth.
The thought of having a fake tooth or two may even cause you some hesitation.
If you’re on the fence about dental implants, here are some benefits of dental implants that you may or may not be […]
Tooth sensitivity is never fun. You can no longer enjoy your favorite hot, cold or sweet beverage or food item. Maybe your tooth sensitivity is new, or perhaps you’ve been bearing it for a few years. Regardless, tooth sensitivity isn’t anything anyone should have to deal with. In fact, in many cases, tooth sensitivity can […]
When it comes to cosmetic dentistry, many people are still confused with all the options available to them and how those options may benefit their oral health. Cosmetic dental procedures offer a unique treatment for people who want to dramatically improve the way their teeth look and feel.
One of the most common cosmetic treatments is […]
The sight of blood is often a bad sign. You know that when you bleed, you’re injured and something isn’t right. We bleed when the protective tissues of our bodies are cut, torn and injured.
What does it mean when your gums bleed?
Bleeding gums is one of the main reasons people give for not flossing. They […]
Finding the right dentist for your family can be a challenge whether your family has recently relocated to a new city or you’re in search of a new family dentist because the one your family has been going to for years recently retired.
The dental needs of your family are unique so it is important to […]