A few years ago, I realized that I was thinking about dental care all wrong. Instead of listening carefully to my dentist and making the necessary changes, I assumed that he was ultimately responsible for making sure that my teeth stayed healthy. Unfortunately, I developed a few serious cavities because I failed to properly brush and floss my teeth, and I knew that it was my fault. I decided to start taking notes at my dental checkups and carefully abiding by the dentist's orders. The difference was almost miraculous. This blog is all about working with your dentist to improve your result.
29 December 2021
You're not going to be especially surprised to meet an adult with discolored teeth. Although you might privately think that anyone with yellow (or even brown) teeth should be making an urgent appointment with their dentist, this type of discoloration is quite common. What you might not expect is brown teeth in babies and toddlers. This can be both unexpected and alarming for parents, but there's usually a simple explanation. So why has one of your child's teeth turned brown?
16 November 2021
Even though it might not seem like you regularly touch your own teeth, you in fact will do so multiple times each day—although not with your fingers. Consider how often your tongue brushes against your teeth, and this is how you might first notice that something seems a little odd. Why are you feeling sharp edges under your tongue? It's almost as though your teeth have become jagged. Naturally Jagged Teeth
7 October 2021
Some people already have enough jawbone material to undergo standard dental implant surgery. However, many people who have lost multiple teeth may also suffer a reduction in the thickness of their jawbone. The lack of bone girth can make a patient ineligible to receive a standard dental implant without undergoing additional procedures. Nevertheless, there are several options available for dental implant candidates with insufficient jawbone girth. Here are a few of those options.
26 August 2021
While you may brush and floss your teeth daily, you still need to schedule a professional teeth cleaning. A dentist uses advanced tools to reach every tooth, ensuring good dental health. Here are reasons why you should make a dental cleaning appointment. Prevent Gum Disease Periodontitis affects the gums and can result in gum recession and tooth loss. Gum disease causes pain and bad breath. Also, treating the disease can be a costly and time-consuming process.
20 July 2021
All-on-four dental implants offer a way for patients to replace a full arch of teeth without using a traditional denture. Here is some information about the device and how it works. How Do All-on-four Dental Implants Work? An all-on-four system includes four titanium implants that are strategically placed at various sites along the palate. Each implant is a small screw that is inserted into the jawbone to provide support for the appliance.