Archive for February, 2016

Patients’ Guide To Curing Dental Anxiety

If visiting your dentist gives you anxiety, you’re not alone. Many patients fear undergoing dental procedures, sometimes even dental cleanings in severe cases. Don’t let it keep you from making your dentist appointment, though! There may be something that can help – sedation dentistry. Using medications to calm your nerves has become increasingly popular when […]

Catching Gum Disease Early

Periodontitis – or gum disease – is an infection caused by a buildup of tough bacteria known as tartar. In its early stages, this infection is known as gingivitis and can actually be reversed. However, if left untreated gingivitis can worsen and cause receding gum tissue, loose teeth, or even tooth loss in severe cases. […]

Dental Implants Vs. Dentures

These days, restoring any ‘permanent’ teeth that have been lost has become easier than ever. With several replacement options to choose from, choosing your prosthetic teeth can seem overwhelming. Whether you need to replace a single tooth, multiple teeth, or an entire smile; two of the leading options – dental implants and dentures – have […]