What is a dental bridge? A dental bridge is a dental appliance that fills the gap of one or more missing teeth. A dental bridge provides support to nearby teeth while replacing the missing teeth with false teeth made from a variety of materials, including porcelain fused to metal. Why you might need a… Continue reading What You Should Know About Dental Bridges
If you have an upcoming appointment for a tooth extraction, you will need to make some temporary changes to your daily life. Certain food and lifestyle choices could increase discomfort and affect your ability to heal. Following is a helpful guide to making the most of your recovery after a tooth extraction. Do: Adopt a… Continue reading Dos and Don’ts After a Tooth Extraction
A prosthodontist is a specialist who focuses on treatments that repair damage and restore smiles after issues such as tooth decay or tooth loss. These providers complete extensive education in the field and practice their craft daily for optimal results. The types of damage addressed in prosthodontics varies widely, as do the types of interventions… Continue reading What treatments does a prosthodontist provide?
Dentures can help you reclaim your oral function and improve your appearance after tooth loss. It’s important to note, though, that living with dentures does require some adjustment. It takes a few weeks for most patients to get used to their new teeth. Following are useful tips to help you get the most out of… Continue reading Get the Most Out of Your Dentures with These Tips
In most circumstances, people aren’t born with stunning smiles. The flaw-free smiles you see are often the work of a talented dentist or prosthodontist. Cosmetic veneers are one method used to produce a beaming white, straight, and proportionate smile. When it comes to producing a total smile makeover, cosmetic veneers are a great option. A… Continue reading Cosmetic Veneers: Handcrafted Beauty for Stunning Smiles
If you’ve suffered with tooth loss, you likely miss the days where you could bite into a crisp apple or chew a tasty, marbled steak. Adding insult to injury is the fact that conventional tooth replacement methods come with limitations that restrict our diets. Fortunately, there is a more durable solution to tooth loss: dentures… Continue reading Restore Your Mouth’s Maximum Function with All-on-4
TMJ disorder can put a damper on your quality of life. This condition results in significantly diminished oral function and considerable discomfort. Our prosthodontist provides occlusal splint therapy and equilibration as treatment options. What is TMJ disorder and how does it develop? Just below our ears is the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). This joint works with… Continue reading Treatment Options for TMJ Disorder
Sometimes called “full-mouth rehabilitation”, full-mouth restoration involves rebuilding or replacing all teeth within the oral cavity. The expertise of a prosthodontist ensures that patients receiving full-mouth restoration enjoy both ideal oral function and a youthful, healthy aesthetic. When all teeth are affected by failing restorations, decay, and severe wear, a patient may need a variety… Continue reading What is full-mouth restoration?
If you’ve suffered from total tooth loss, one of the best treatment options to help you reclaim your oral function and restore your appearance are implant supported dentures. This treatment method is lifelike, low-maintenance, and comfortable. If you’ve experienced tooth loss, we invite you to schedule a consultation with our prosthodontist to determine if implant… Continue reading Do implant supported dentures have a lifelike appearance?
A healthy mouth has bountiful benefits for your entire body, so it’s understandable that you would want to do everything possible to keep your smile in tip-top shape. Fortunately, there are many steps that you can take in your daily routines to optimize your oral health. In combination with adequate professional dental care, your home… Continue reading Oral Hygiene Tips For A Healthy Mouth