Archive for November, 2014

FAQs about Sedation Dentistry

When working with an oral surgeon, many patients choose to take advantage of sedation dentistry for a more comfortable treatment experience. At the same time, those patients often have questions or concerns about sedation dentistry. Here are some of the most common questions about sedation dentistry: Q: How does sedation dentistry work? A: The patient […]

Feeling self-conscious about your smile?

When your smile is not as attractive as it could be, it can do a serious number on your self-esteem. Fortunately, a number of different cosmetic dentistry procedures can enhance your smile’s appearance. Issues with the teeth can affect the smile’s aesthetics, especially when a patient has missing teeth. In these cases, dental implants may […]

Why can’t children get dental implants to replace missing teeth?

Children may lose their permanent teeth, just as their parents can, but the tooth loss treatment for a pediatric patient may differ from that of an adult. For example, most children are not candidates for dental implants because their jaws are still developing. If an oral surgeon places dental implants in a jaw that is […]