dental implants

Safe Dental Implants to Improve Your Smile

Dental implants provide stable support for your artificial teeth. See what safe types of dental implants are available.

As long as they’re installed safely and correctly, dental implants can do wonders on improving everyday mouth functions. Dental implants are metal posts that are surgically positioned into the jawbone beneath your gums, which helps dentists with mounting replacement teeth. Having this stable support is crucial for putting in two important types of dental implants.

Cosmetic Dentistry

4 Myths About Cosmetic Dentistry

Are you ready for your Hollywood smile?

The Hollywood smile has never been more attainable than through cosmetic dentistry. However, some believe you have to be a celebrity in order to afford that perfect smile. There are many myths regarding cosmetic dental procedures that have made people miss out on their Hollywood smile. If you’ve been unhappy with your smile there’s no need to let some of these cosmetic dentistry myths hinder you from having the smile you’ve always wanted.

How to Choose the Right Toothpaste

Toothpaste has been around since 5000bc (thank the Egyptians) and its effectiveness has existed in almost every civilization since then. In the last 100 years, we have pioneered most promising changes to toothpaste that will make your teeth healthier than our ancestors could have ever dreamed.

Signs Your Wisdom Teeth May Need to Come Out

Never Ignore Your Wisdom Teeth!

In recent years, dentists and oral surgeons are more likely to recommend wisdom tooth removal at the first sign of an issue, or even before then! Wisdom teeth are left over relics from our bygone ancestors who didn’t have access to the luxuries we’re accustomed to such as toothpaste and novocaine. This meant that they needed a few extra teeth to come in later in life once a few have been broken, lost, or otherwise put out of use.

3 Reasons Summer is the Best Time for Kids to Get Braces

Kids needing braces is nothing new. Parents are never really surprised when they hear that their kids need braces, but the biggest problems aren’t always the need or the finances, it’s the scheduling. Getting their children in for the screenings, follow-ups, application appointments, and so on can be a significant pain. Not to mention the adjustment period a kid has to go through. So how is anyone expected to get this done?!

Dental Insurance 101: Do You Even Need It?

Dental insurance is one of those things that you try your best not to think about. It seems really important when you’re first choosing your plan, and then again once every six months or so. In the interim, you probably don’t even think about it!

Tips to Quit Smoking for 2016 “World No Tobacco Day”

As of March 14, 2016, the CDC estimated that 40 million adults in the United States currently smoke cigarettes. Worldometers.info puts the population of the United States at 323,828,624 as of May 17th, 2016 (the day this blog was written). That means roughly 1/8 of the population is estimated to smoke cigarettes regularly in either a habitual or social setting.

5 Surpising Things That are Harming Your Teeth

Soda, candy, sugary sauces, ice cream. Off the top of our heads, we can all probably list these and more when asked: “what food is bad for your teeth?” Today, this blog isn’t about putting down the KitKat, or drinking water instead of Coke. Today we’re going to talk about the dangers of some things that appear a bit more benign until you think about what they’re made of.

25-50 Year Olds Need to Read This About Oral Cancer

In the past, oral cancer was thought to be an old man’s disease, mainly coming from years of smoking. We know now that while men are affected with oral cancer about twice as much as women and lifestyle is a huge factor in oral cancer development. What’s new, however, is the rising trend of oral cancer in young people.

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