Wisdom Teeth: Questions Answered

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If you or your child are getting your wisdom teeth removed, you must have questions! We are here to make you feel as comfortable as possible. As always, if you have other questions feel free to contact us. We are more than happy to help you understand more on your upcoming procedure. Read on for…

When Should You Consider Dental Implants?

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Dental implants typically consist of three components: the post, the abutment, and the restoration. The post is a screw which is inserted into the bone. The abutment is attached to the post and the restoration is placed on top, giving the finished product a beautiful, realistic look. Dental implants are an effective way to replace…

3 Tips to Keep Your Gums Healthy and Happy

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Keeping your gums healthy is vital to ensuring that your mouth stays clean and your teeth stay intact and in pristine condition. Incorporating a few simple steps into your daily oral hygiene routine will keep your teeth and gums healthy, happy and your smile shining bright for years to come. Floss Like a Boss Flossing…

The Dos and Don’ts of Good Dental Hygiene

Dos and Don’ts of Good Dental Hygiene

Dental Hygiene is important. Those who practice good oral habits reap the benefits, while the latter… not so much. Most of us have a great deal of control over whether or not we keep our teeth as we age. Those who don’t follow a proper routine, end up losing their teeth, thus requiring the need…

3 Benefits of Dental Implants

3 Benefits of Dental Implants

Missing teeth? You may be trying to decide what replacement procedure is best for you; dental implants, dentures or maybe even another option. When it comes to choosing, we always recommend dental implants. Dental Implants are a permanent solution to a lost tooth (or teeth) and have many benefits over some of your other options.…

6 Essential Oils for Healthy Gums and Teeth!

6 Essential Oils for Healthy Gums and Teeth

Let’s face it; Essential oils are all the rage these days. Known for their unique healing and therapeutic benefits, essential oils have been used for centuries dating all the way back to 2000 BC. In recent years, the rise of essential oils has taken health care to an entirely new perspective, for uses like aromatherapy,…

PRGF and Dry Sockets

Dry Socket again!!!! Yes, the most common thing that every patient knows about before even they come for their consultation.  No need to worry, our patient rarely have this dreaded thing….why?  Because for years we have been using the patients own blood products to help them heal faster and to avoid complications such as dry…

Caring For a Dental Implant

Dental implants look and function like natural teeth.  That’s what makes them so effective and desirable as the most optimal replacement option for missing teeth.  But when it comes to caring for them, they are somewhat different than natural teeth.  So how is caring for implants any different? Before we answer that, a definition may…

Great Advances: All on 4 Dental Implants

Dental implants have been called one of the greatest advances in dentistry.  They are titanium posts that are inserted into the jaw to provide support for an artificial tooth.  They basically act like a root of a tooth.  Out of all the other options for replacing missing teeth, dental implants get as close to a…

After the Implant: Post-Operative Instructions

Your new dental implants are going to improve your life, possibly in ways you cannot imagine.  But first you need to recover from the titanium post implanted in your jaw before you can fully take advantage of it.  In general it takes about 3 to 6 months and even longer for implants to become integrated…