Dental emergencies can be frightening, and the truth is they can be quite dangerous, and if you don’t act fast, you could sustain permanent damage to your teeth.
But a good emergency dentist can help turn that around.
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.
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.
We received some exciting news! Check out this press release from the Hartford Award Program!
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.
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.
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 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!
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.