Going to the dentist isn't any fun, but it is one of those things that just has to be done. For years, I fought the process and didn't go for my regular cleanings and in the end, it sure didn't pay to do so. I ended up spending ten times as much time in the chair and a boat-load of money in dental repairs. If you don't like going to the dentist, you can make it easier on yourself. This blog will show you a few tips that can help you improve the experience and get through the treatment without as much discomfort.
22 May 2019
If you have gaps in your smile, you may have been looking into your various options for filling them in, such as bridges or partial dentures. You may have also thought about getting dental implants, but you have heard a few bad things about them that make you hesitant to pursue this option. If so, below are a few misconceptions you may have about dental implants, as well as the truth behind each of them.
9 May 2019
Taking care of your smile is the ideal way to keep it in good shape. You'll want to have teeth that are healthy and strong. Of course, the best method for making this happen is by seeing your dentist on a routine basis. It's necessary to get your teeth cleaned at least twice a year. There are many benefits of doing this and knowing what these are may be helpful to you.
29 March 2019
If you are an adult, then you have probably experienced at least one or two toothaches in your lifetime. And, most of them will go away on their own. However, every now and then you will have a toothache that needs to be addressed by a dental professional. Keep reading to learn about some signs that you should be making an appointment to see your dentist as soon as possible.
28 February 2019
Has your dentist told you that you need a dental crown to fix one of your teeth? If so, you may be wondering what the procedure involves. The procedure does take two trips to the dentist in order to complete, which is why it helps to know what to expect during each visit. First Visit By this point, your dentist will have already determined a need for a dental crown. Your first return visit to the dentist will involve preparing your mouth for the crown that needs to be made.
4 February 2019
If you consult with a half dozen dental implant providers, you will find that the majority of them (if not all) want you to have the titanium abutment screws. You might be inclined to think that is fine, considering that the medical community uses titanium for all kinds of things (namely, pins and rods for resetting bone). However, you do have another option. Ceramic abutment screws are available, and you can get them, but only if you ask your dentist for them.