Dental implants can make a smile look fabulous – I know I have them. However, if you are just thinking about getting them, you may have a lot of questions. You may be wondering how smoking affects implants, whether or not wine will stain them, if they can be whitened or other concerns. I also know from experience that it can be intimidating to ask some of these questions to your dentist. In my dental implant blog, I am going to answer the questions that can be hard to ask. I hope you find the info you need in this blog and that it guides you to the right decision about dental implants. Thanks for reading!
30 November 2020
Visiting the dentist is one of the most important parts of your self-care routine, and without it, you can develop nasty problems that go undetected for years before displaying themselves. The last thing you want is a cavity, root canal or dentures inserted when they could have been prevented. Your mouth and teeth will always give you hints when they are not being taken care of as well as they should be, but for those not in the know, it can be hard to interpret them.
22 September 2020
If you suddenly lose a tooth, is it a dental emergency? It absolutely is. If you suddenly lose a prosthetic tooth from your dentures, is it a denture emergency? That's also a yes. You will need emergency denture repairs. But what can cause the sudden loss of a tooth from your dentures, and how should you handle the situation? Longevity Your dentures are designed for longevity. They will occasionally need maintenance to make sure they provide the best possible fit, but having one (or more) of your prosthetic teeth detach from the denture base isn't generally caused by standard wear and tear.
27 July 2020
Having a painful tooth is something that can make your life difficult. The pain that you go through, as well as the inability to chew your food, is unbearable. The best thing is to seek help and get the best solution as soon as possible. One of the methods of dealing with broken or decayed teeth is getting an implant. It is also essential to understand the procedure before making your decision.
12 December 2019
Dental implant surgery is one of the best procedures you can consider to regain your gorgeous smile and confidence. Once the titanium tooth is implanted into the jawbone, it will take some months to fuse with your jawbone to create a long-lasting and robust foundation for the crown (a new tooth). This implant is resistant to decay, so if it bonds with your jawbone perfectly, it will last a lifetime. But for this to happen, you need to take specific measures to heal well.
13 November 2019
There's something wonderfully satisfying about completing a jigsaw puzzle. The final piece clicks into place, and the picture is complete. If you happen to be missing a sizable portion of a tooth, wouldn't it be fantastic if you could just click the missing piece back into position? In a way, it can be done, although you're going to need some assistance from a cosmetic dental professional. Inlays and Onlays It doesn't matter if the tooth has been abruptly reduced in size because of an accident, or if it has slowly worn away due to decay.