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5 Warning Signs of Gum Disease

2019-04-02T21:43:10+00:00

5 Warning Signs of Gum Disease What is Gum Disease? Gum disease occurs when gums of the mouth are infected. There are three stages of gum disease, the least severe being gingivitis, which can progress to periodontitis and advanced periodontitis. The gums are extremely important to overall health, as they are responsible for holding the [...]

5 Warning Signs of Gum Disease2019-04-02T21:43:10+00:00

11 Tips for Recovery from Wisdom Teeth Surgery

2019-03-29T15:44:33+00:00

1. Plan Ahead It's important to make plans for your recovery before your surgery by going through what to expect with your oral surgeon. Your dentist should also give you a list of guidelines to follow concerning the procedure, and you should consult them with any questions you may have. Your oral surgeon will likely [...]

11 Tips for Recovery from Wisdom Teeth Surgery2019-03-29T15:44:33+00:00

Dental Implants: Everything You Need to Know

2019-02-25T20:50:07+00:00

  Dental implant surgery is a procedure performed by an oral surgeon or periodontist to replace damaged or missing teeth. Metal rods are surgically fused into the jawbone to act as an anchor for artificial teeth. These teeth look and function much like real ones. Dental implant surgery can offer a more permanent alternative to [...]

Dental Implants: Everything You Need to Know2019-02-25T20:50:07+00:00

What Makes Dental Implants Better Than Dentures?

2018-09-10T20:23:20+00:00

Statistics from the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons show that nearly 70% of adults aged 35 to 44 years old have at least one missing tooth due to an accident, tooth decay, or gum disease. If you fall into this category, the idea of dentures may have crossed your mind. Viewed for decades [...]

What Makes Dental Implants Better Than Dentures?2018-09-10T20:23:20+00:00

Why Do Wisdom Teeth Need to Be Removed?

2018-09-10T20:07:18+00:00

Wisdom teeth are the last set of teeth to erupt within the mouth. When they are naturally aligned and the gum tissue is healthy, wisdom teeth do not have to be removed. Unfortunately, this is not generally the case. Dentists and oral surgeons decide to remove wisdom teeth for many reasons, mostly due to the [...]

Why Do Wisdom Teeth Need to Be Removed?2018-09-10T20:07:18+00:00

6 Symptoms of Impacted Wisdom Teeth

2018-08-30T19:23:16+00:00

Often the last of the adult teeth to appear, wisdom teeth typically emerge between the ages of 17 and 25. By then, your mouth has already settled into its shape, leaving wisdom teeth with little room to work. Because of this, the growing teeth have a high potential to become impacted wisdom teeth and must [...]

6 Symptoms of Impacted Wisdom Teeth2018-08-30T19:23:16+00:00

3 Things You Need to Know Before Oral Surgery

2018-08-27T12:47:34+00:00

Responsible for allowing food and air to enter your body, the mouth is a very complex oral cavity that is made up of teeth, salivary glands and the tongue. As an essential role in breaking down food and articulating speech, your mouth plays a huge role in everyday functions and is important to administer the [...]

3 Things You Need to Know Before Oral Surgery2018-08-27T12:47:34+00:00

4 Reasons Why Dental Implants are Better than Crowns

2019-02-25T20:37:04+00:00

Repairing or replacing a tooth can often seem like a daunting experience for a patient. Many times you can be left with the choice of replacing a damaged tooth with a dental crown or simply replacing it with a dental implant. While tooth crowning is a viable option for some, the benefits of tooth implants [...]

4 Reasons Why Dental Implants are Better than Crowns2019-02-25T20:37:04+00:00

The 5 Best Remedies to Relieve Wisdom Teeth Swelling and Pain

2018-08-27T12:49:37+00:00

If your wisdom teeth are coming in, they’re most likely going to be accompanied by significant pain and swelling. There are a few remedies that can help provide wisdom teeth pain relief until you are finally able to have them removed. First, it is important to make sure your wisdom teeth are definitely coming in [...]

The 5 Best Remedies to Relieve Wisdom Teeth Swelling and Pain2018-08-27T12:49:37+00:00

How to Decide if Dental Implants Are Right for You

2018-08-27T12:51:15+00:00

Choosing Dental Implants The decision to get dental implants is one that should be carefully considered. Dental implants are an excellent choice for many people who are unhappy with their teeth and are looking to achieve a permanent fix with an alternative to dentures. To determine if you are a good candidate for dental implants, [...]

How to Decide if Dental Implants Are Right for You2018-08-27T12:51:15+00:00