Month: March 2020

The Connection Between Hygiene and Preventive Dentistry

To many people, dental hygiene is something to practice every day. They don’t always automatically make the connection that it has to their routine preventive dental visits, aside from both being important. However, much like professional teeth cleaning, your daily hygiene routine is essential to preventing the buildup of oral bacteria in the form of… Read more »

Understanding the Advantages of Dental Implants

When it comes to different types of dental treatments designed to address the same issue, the best way to choose is to weigh the benefits of each. In the case of rebuilding your smile after tooth loss, those benefits include the comfort and stability of your restoration as well as how much of your tooth’s… Read more »

Why You Shouldn’t Just Extract a Damaged Tooth

When a tooth becomes damaged, especially if it’s severely compromised, it can seem like the simplest solution would be to extract the tooth and replace it with an undamaged prosthesis. After all, the tooth won’t heal itself over time, and if it’s lost any of its natural structure, it won’t grow back. However, there are… Read more »

What Your Dentist Wants You to Know About Tooth Loss

If you care about your smile, then you’re probably worried about tooth loss to some degree. If it hasn’t happened yet, then you might worry that it’s destined to at some point, and dread what the future holds for your smile. If you do lose a tooth, you might feel as though you’ve lost in… Read more »