If you have teeth that are not straight and you want to get them fixed, you should talk to your family dentist about using Invisalign braces to fix your teeth. Invisalign braces have been around for decades now and have some distinct advantages over regular braces. Invisalign Trays Are Easy to Take Care Invisalign uses a series of trays to help move your teeth into place. You use each set of trays for a couple of weeks before a new set is made.
5 June 2020
Gum disease is a big problem for many people. It can develop without you realizing it, and before you know it, it's full-blown gingivitis or even periodontitis. If your family refuses to floss or at least won't commit to it on a regular basis, then their gums are at risk of getting this unwanted disease. Thankfully, there are other ways that you can help to improve your family's gum health. Here are three of them.
16 December 2019
If you have recently gotten dental implants to either replace decaying teeth or to fill in the gaps, you may be wondering if there is anything special you need to do to take care of them. If so, there are a couple of changes that you will need to make in your oral hygiene routine to ensure that your implants are not damaged or moved. 1. Change the Tools You Use to Brush Your Teeth
8 November 2019
Dental implants give some lucky dental patients the ability to mimic their natural teeth after a loss. The alternatives, including dentures and bridges, are not as long-lasting or nearly as realistic in appearance as an implant will be. Surgery, though it's minor surgery, is how implants must be added so that you can enjoy them for a long time. After you have the posts installed, you should take care of your oral health to both promote healing and relieve any minor discomfort.
23 September 2019
Are you planning to have your teeth professionally whitened but are worried about the problem with sensitivity that can happen afterward? If so, do not let sensitivity prevent you from having a whitening procedure done. With the following tips, you will experience as little sensitivity as possible after your teeth are whitened. Switch Toothpaste Before The Procedure Reducing sensitivity actually begins before you have your teeth whitened. Your dentist may recommend that you change the kind of toothpaste you use so that you have reduced sensitivity.
23 September 2019
A so-called flipper tooth can be an affordable option for those with missing teeth that need a quick way to fill the gap. These teeth are provided by your dentist and have both some benefits and some issues you should know about before you make the decision. To help you know both the good and bad points of a flipper, read on. What Is a Flipper Tooth? These teeth are meant to appear like a natural tooth but can be removed for cleaning.
21 August 2019
Tooth extraction can sound alarming. You may be concerned about the pain or how you will chew after the procedure, especially if you're getting several teeth removed at once. Immediate dentures can take some of the worry off your mind. As the name suggests, same day dentures are given to you at the end of your tooth extraction procedure. There are many benefits to this approach to dentures. Here are just a few of the reasons you should opt for same day partial dentures:
22 July 2019