Why New Teeth Result in a New You: Benefits of Smiling

  Did you know that according to Forbes, smiling stimulates the brain as much as making $25,000 does? In addition, kids smile 400 times a day while adults only smile 20-50 times a day according to Psychology Today. It is no wonder that children have about twenty times more joy in their lives than adults do. […]

Top 5 Advantages of Dental Implants for Seniors

As we age, we must continually work to keep our bodies healthy. We do this with a good diet and regular exercise. Oral health is a big part of staying healthy too. This comes in the form of good oral hygiene, including regular checkups and cleanings. Despite our best efforts, however, some of us lose […]

Dental Implant Basics: Oral Hygiene for Single Missing Tooth Replacement

A single tooth dental implant is a great solution for a missing tooth due to an accident or periodontal disease. It restores biting and chewing capabilities and improves both speech and the appearance of your smile. It is still important, however, to care for dental implants just as you would your natural teeth to maintain […]

9 Tips for Dental Implant Maintenance 

9 Tips dental implant maintenance you should keep a note of. Whether you already have dental implants or you’re considering the procedure, dental implant maintenance is the key to continued oral health.  Dental implants are a way for people with one or more missing teeth to enjoy the foods they love and feel better about […]

Common Cases for Oral Surgery

The prospect of oral surgery is nerve-wracking, but most patients experience little to no discomfort during their procedure, thanks to powerful anesthetics and painkillers. Additionally, most oral surgeries are outpatient procedures, meaning you’ll be in and out of your dentist’s office the same day. Below are some of the most common types of oral surgery, […]

Periodontitis: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Periodontitis, also known as periodontal disease, is a dental infection that damages the soft tissue in your gums. If left untreated, periodontitis can cause tooth loss and damage to the jaw bone. The good news is that it is largely preventable. Periodontists and dentists are trained to successfully treat this condition. Causes of periodontitis Poor […]

Advantages of Dental Crowns and Bridges

Dental crowns and bridges are popular tooth restoration options that have distinct advantages. A dental bridge is an artificial tooth or teeth, that span a gap in the mouth made by missing teeth. There are a few reasons someone might choose to have a dental bridge. They may have lost several teeth in an accident […]