Archive for April, 2013

Congenitally Missing Teeth: What are my options?

Sometimes, missing teeth are not the result of neglect. Although many cases of tooth loss are linked to cavities, gum disease, or accidents, there are other common and unavoidable causes for missing teeth. Each year, millions of people discover that they have been born without one or more natural teeth. It’s not an uncommon dilemma, […]

Discomfort During Dental Procedures is a Thing of the Past

Some aspects of dentistry have barely changed throughout the years. Wisdom teeth still need to be removed. Dental implants must still be anchored into the jawbone. Sometimes teeth have to be pulled in order to make room for your braces. And for the great majority of these procedures, the teeth and gums will still need […]

Preventive Dentistry: Your first line of defense for a healthy smile

In dentistry, you are afforded the unique opportunity for assistance both before and after you experience a problem. Your dentist offers comprehensive diagnostic and preventive care that is designed to protect and preserve your smile throughout your lifetime. Preventive dentistry is your first line if defense for a healthy smile, but there are many instances […]