What to expect during your first dental implant procedure

Dental implant surgery is the process by which metal posts are inserted into your jawbone in order to replace missing (or damaged) teeth. This process allows artificial teeth to be anchored, which function like your real teeth. The procedure itself can be take a great deal of time depending on your jawbone density, the health […]

Can Gum Disease Cause Heart Problems?

The simple answer to this question is yes, but the path that leads from the gums to the heart is a bit more complex. These days, there’s no question about the link between oral health and overall health – the connection has been well established through an array of studies. However, there is still some […]

Will My Dental Implants Last?

When you lose a tooth, whether it gets knocked out during a pick-up game or it becomes infected to the point where it has to be removed, just for example, your first inclination is probably to replace it as quickly as possible. After all, you don’t want an unsightly gap in your smile, you want […]

What Are Dental Veneers and Am I a Good Candidate?

The human body is a truly miraculous machine, capable of amazing feats, and its many parts work together to keep us healthy and well for a lifetime, provided we treat it right. Your teeth put up with a lot of abuse – not only the stresses of biting, chewing, and grinding food into digestible portions, […]

Use Dental Bonding to Fix Gaps in Your Smile

It’s not that easy to find people who are 100% happy with their natural smile. As long as our mouths are functioning properly and teeth are relatively straight and white, many of us are willing to live with minor imperfections. However, there are also dental issues that can affect oral health and appearance to the […]

Fight the Flu With Good Oral Hygiene

Everyone has their own personal regimen when it comes to avoiding the cold and flu bugs common to the winter season. Maybe you douse yourself in gallons of Purell to keep germs at bay. Perhaps you wear a face mask in the office. Or maybe you surround yourself with humidifiers to ensure your mucus membranes […]