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.
20 September 2017
Missing teeth is a major problem for many Americans. Roughly 120 million people in the U.S. have at least one tooth missing, according to the American College of Prosthodontists. If you're one of the many, you don't have to live with an incomplete smile. Luckily, you have options. Dental implants are a common choice for many people who have cracked, broken, or completely missing teeth. Why should you consider a dental implant and how do these permanent dental devices work?
24 August 2017
Given today's image-conscious society, many teens are unhappy if their teeth are less than brilliantly white. However, the age of your child will impact the dental whitening options that are available, and it is best to be sure that the most appropriate treatments are being provided to your teenager. Therefore, it's a good idea to discuss the following information with your pediatric dentist if your teenager's smile is healthy but not as white as it could be.
29 July 2017
If you've been diagnosed with severe periodontitis, and you need to have your teeth extracted, the thought of losing your teeth might be frightening. That's completely understandable. However, if your dentist has recommended extraction, there's a good reason for it. Periodontitis is a danger to your health, and to any healthy teeth you might have. If you're still having second thoughts, here are four good reasons why you should say yes to the extractions.
14 July 2017
Having a dental bridge put in your mouth is an excellent way to cover areas where you had no teeth. They are made to look just like your real teeth, and they are anchored securely in your mouth either via the permanent teeth that were located between the gap or via implants that are anchored into your gums. In either case, they are there to stay, and they give you a full and beautiful smile.
16 June 2017
If you fail to brush and floss your teeth regularly, your teeth can start to decay. This is particularly true if you eat a lot of sugary foods, or drink sugary beverages regularly. Your mouth is home to millions of bacteria. Under normal circumstances, this bacteria is rather harmless and easily kept in check with good oral hygiene, which includes regular check-ups with a dentist office, like Top Dental. However, if bacteria is allowed to grow unchecked and you develop deep cavities, your may require a root canal.