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Bridge Out Ahead: Avoiding the Common Pitfalls of Dental Bridges

May 12 , 2016

Since as far back as 200AD, dental bridges have been used to fill the void left by a missing tooth (or group of teeth). Fast forward to the 18th century, and even the famous patriot, Paul Revere was familiar with the dental bridge. In fact, during his life - Mr. Revere even placed advertisements in a local Boston newspaper, informing his neighbors of his very own dental practice.

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How to Know When It’s a Dental Emergency

May 10 , 2016

WHAM!

               CRACK!

                                CRUNCH!

No, unfortunately you're not reading a comic book. But if you combine your teeth with any of the onomatopoeia (noun: the formation ...

3 Common Questions Answered About Your Teeth

May 6 , 2016

This week is national teacher appreciation week.  Given the topic of today's blog, that simple fact is particularly relevant to the fact that, many times, good teeth are the result of good teaching. One of the most common roles we find ourselves in as dental care professionals is that of the teacher. Without good teachers, our children are hopeless. Similarly, without good dental education, it...

5 Reasons Your Dentist May Recommend a Dental Bridge vs a Dental Implant

May 4 , 2016

Picture your face and your smile as they would appear in an ideal world.  Now, picture your smile with a big piece missing. When we're missing a tooth, it's hard to ignore. It's only natural for a patient (of any age) to want to replace it. Fortunately, that's where we have options. While the two most common options, dental bridges and dental implan...

Saving Money on Children’s Dental Care

April 28 , 2016

Just about every parent wants what's best for their children, and that generally doesn't change when it comes to teeth. Then again, everyone knows that dental care can get expensive when the patient hasn't been very careful with their teeth. But sometimes kids just don't know any better, so we've compiled a few tips to make sure your children's teeth get the best care, while your wallet doesn't take a beating...

Do I Need a Root Canal

April 26 , 2016

If you haven't been to see the dentist in quite e while, you might be wondering if there's anything wrong with your teeth. While it's never good to go more than 6 months without seeing your dentist, even if your teeth feel fine it's possible for infection and inflammation to live in your teeth without you even realizing it. Then again, more often than not if there's something w...

Putting off Dental Work is More Expensive Than Just ‘Getting it Over With’

April 21 , 2016

We've all been there before, you see a toothpaste commercial or read something in the news about teeth, and begin to feel the tingle in your mouth. Chances are, there's nothing wrong with your teeth, but you begin to get that lingering feeling that you're long overdue for a trip to the dentist's office.  No matter what reason you're avoiding the dentist's office, take this one...

When a Dental Bridge is Right For You

April 18 , 2016

Whenever you think it might be time for some long-overdue dental work, it's only natural to do a little research in order to learn which procedure is the most appropriate for your situation.

When it comes to replacing teeth, one of the most time-honored and reliable treatments remains the

Recovering from Root Canal Treatment

April 13 , 2016

More often than not, patients that are new to the root canal procedure generally don’t know what to expect when they sit in the dentist’s chair.

If you’re one of those patients who has yet to sit in the dentist’s chair, you might be happy to know about a couple of the...

The Major Differences Between Dental Bridges and Dental Implants

April 11 , 2016

It’s not entirely surprising when a dental patient appears anxious to replace one or more teeth that have “gone missing”. Missing teeth is never fun. Your teeth are one of the first things people notice about you, as such, we hardly blame the patients who want to find the best and fastest solution available for tooth replacement. That’s where we tell them to pump the brakes a little bit. When it comes to r...