No two denturists are the same. If you have been wearing dentures for a while, you know that no two sets of dentures are the same. Finding a quality, experienced denturist can seriously impact the comfort of your dentures. You do not have to deal with loose plates, gums that are rubbed raw, distorted speech, and the inability to eat your favorite foods. If you have any of these problems, there are a few things that you can try before replacing your dentures. Use what I have learned over my 15 years of wearing dentures to find a perfect fit and optimum comfort in your dentures.
12 August 2015
Each year, 5 million people knock out a tooth. This can be a traumatic experience and, often times, people panic. Luckily, there are steps you can take to save your tooth along with other dental solutions that will restore your smile. Save the Tooth If you knock out your tooth, it may be possible to put it back into the gum. However, time is of the essence. To ensure the greatest success of your tooth reimplantation, you'll want to follow these steps:
10 August 2015
Eating disorders are terrible ailments that can have a lasting effect on nearly every system in the body. One of the aspects of eating disorders that is not discussed too often is the way they can impact a patient's dental health. Oftentimes, those who suffer from eating disorders as teens and young adults develop dental problems that continue to impact them for the rest of their lives. Here's a look at three specific ways that eating disorders can ruin your dental health.
23 July 2015
A good teeth cleaning at the dentist's office can leave your mouth, teeth, and gums feeling amazing. But since it is not possible to have your teeth cleaned by a professional on a regular basis, you must take it upon yourself to keep your teeth clean and free from cavities between dental appointments. Use the following tips to minimize your risk of cavities and keep your mouth as healthy as possible:
30 June 2015
Dental veneers can be an important cosmetic treatment. Here is what you need to know about these handy dental implants. What is a Dental Veneer? A dental veneer is a thin coating that is bonded to the front of your teeth in order to improve their appearance. The modern style of veneer is made out of a porcelain coating, making it look very natural and polished. Dental veneers often a good alternative to cosmetic crowns, which can be much more expensive.
15 June 2015
Did you know that a colorless, odorless, tasteless substance is adhering to your teeth right now, that could lead eventually to tooth and bone loss? Plaque is the gathering place for all kinds of harmful bacteria in your mouth. This sticky substance clings to your teeth and slowly builds up, causing gum disease. Periodontal disease can lead to the loss of the bones around your mouth and jaw, particularly the bones that hold your teeth in place.