What is a Dental Implant? Think of dental implants as artificial tooth roots, similar in shape to screws. When dental implants are placed in your jawbone, they bond with your natural bone. They become a sturdy base for supporting one or more artificial teeth, called crowns. A connector – known as an abutment – is […]
It may be the middle of summer but it’s time to think about your child’s back-to-school checkup. Here’s what you can expect the dentist to do.
Choosing the best toothbrush can seem like a daunting task! Here are our top tips to choose the right toothbrush for each member of your family.
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Since 1964, American presidents have been warning the American public about the very real danger of heart disease. Why? Each year, one out of every three deaths in America is caused by heart disease. This is more than any other deadly disease, including cancer. Because of this, the month of February has been designated as […]
Gulp – ouch! You just took a sip of your favorite drink and are now experiencing a sharp pain through your teeth. Does this scenario sound familiar? Maybe it’s your favorite hot or cold dish that’s setting off these pains. Either way, you may have sensitive teeth. Several factors could trigger tooth sensitivity pain, including […]
It’s winter and cold outside. Do you notice walking outside finding yourself curling your lips over your teeth to protect them from the chilly air? Are you using your sensitive type tooth paste religiously? Asking for no ice in a drink when you’re out to eat? Dr. Brad Sammons and his Team at the Center for Advanced Dentistry hear […]
Dental emergencies can happen at any time. Would you know what to do if you or a family member suffered from a broken or knocked out tooth? You can do your part now by keeping your teeth healthy with daily brushing and flossing and regular checkups at your dentist. However, accidents happen without warning. To help […]
Toothaches can be debilitating and frustrating, to say the least. If you have a toothache and cannot see your dentist right away, here are three of the best natural toothache remedies you can try at home to ease the pain quickly. It is important to know that if a toothache persists for more than three days […]
Have you recently started using an electric powered toothbrush? Whether you’re new to the electric toothbrush or you’ve been using one for many years, you’ll want to ensure you’re using it properly to gain the maximum benefits. There are many valuable reasons to switch to an electric powered toothbrush: Most have built-in timers that help […]