I have always been one of those people who loves to get out into the world and talk with other people, but a few years ago, I realized that I had to do something about my smile. My teeth were yellow and unattractive, and it was really discouraging to see how much different my smile was. I knew that I needed to get my teeth fixed, so I started working with a professional dentist to make things right. Within a few short months, my smile was completely transformed, and I knew that I owed it all to my dental professional. Check out this blog for more information about working with a dentist.
8 February 2017
If you've recently undergone dental implant surgery to replace missing teeth, you'll need to make proper dental hygiene a part of your daily routine. While dental implants are an excellent way to replace missing teeth, there is a risk of serious infection, especially if they're not properly cared for. Peri-implantitis is a dental condition that can develop once you've had the implant procedure. Here are four important tips that will help you avoid problems with your new implants.
7 February 2017
A two-step dental implant means that your dental implant procedure will be performed over the course of several months. This may seem like a lot of time but this ensures that your dental implants last for many years to come. This will prevent your implant from failing prematurely. Adjusting to a two-step dental implant procedure can be difficult to do as a young adult. Poor dental care or eating habits during the course of the procedure can easily result in a setback.
20 December 2016
When you least expect it, the need for emergency dental care may arise. If a person suffers sudden trauma to the face, mouth or teeth, it is very important to seek immediate dental care. Otherwise, there is a risk that the teeth or gums may be damaged permanently. These are some emergency dental problems that should be treated by a dentist as soon as possible. Cracked or Broken Teeth If a tooth becomes cracked or broken, it may or may not result in immediate pain.
2 December 2016
If you have gum disease and are losing your teeth, there are different options you can choose from to replace your teeth. A cosmetic dentist will determine which option would work best for you. Below is some information about these options so you can understand them better. Partial Dentures If you are not losing all your teeth, the cosmetic dentist will choose partial dentures for you. The teeth are attached to an acrylic base, which is the same color of your gums.
16 November 2016
Stains on your teeth are often unsightly and can rob you of your beautiful, white smile. One of the leading causes of stained teeth is coffee. While light coffee drinkers often only have to contend with staining that can easily come off with regular brushing, long-term drinkers of the beverage often have deeper staining that can be daunting to remove. Essentially, a group of molecules in coffee known as polyphenols attach themselves to tooth enamel and cause the staining over time.