Dental Implants: Stains, Whitenings and Other Considerations
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Dental Implants: Stains, Whitenings and Other Considerations

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!

Dental Implants: Stains, Whitenings and Other Considerations

  • 3 Signs Your Dental Abscess Needs Emergency Treatment

    18 July 2019

    If you've had a dental abscess in the past, then you know the warning signs. The problem is, an abscess can turn nasty very quickly. You may not have the time to get regular treatment if you have problems just before weekends and holidays when your dental clinic is closed. If you can't go to your dentist and have an abscess, then you may sometimes be able to wait out the pain until the clinic opens again.

  • Getting more life out of your dental implants

    27 June 2019

    Dental implants are one of the best options for replacing a missing or decayed tooth. The oral health risks of missing teeth are well known, as they can cause gum infections, misalignment, and even dietary complications. If you recently underwent a dental implant procedure, you've taken a step in the right direction. Implants last for many years if they receive proper care. Because the base of the implant will fuse with your jawbone, this permanent procedure ensures that you remain with a full set of teeth for a long time to come.

  • 3 Ways an Electric Toothbrush Can Help Prevent Tooth Yellowing

    18 March 2019

    If you love white teeth and a bright smile, yellow and stained teeth can be a complete turn-off. There are many factors that cause yellow teeth, from the food you eat to practicing poor dental hygiene. Therefore, it's a daily battle to keep the germs and bacteria out of your mouth. An electric toothbrush can help you fight against bacteria and other elements that cause teeth to gradually become yellow. But when pursuing white teeth, why should you keep your manual toothbrush to the side and replace it with an electric one?

  • Dental Problems That Necessitate the Need for Immediate Emergency Care

    15 January 2019

    While there are some individuals that will go to great lengths to keep their teeth bright and attractive, there are some people that will only visit their dentist on rare occasion, if at all. And if you fall under the latter category, chances are you believe that your teeth are fine as long as you brush them every day. The reality, however, is that there are a number of things that could go wrong with your oral health.

  • Two tips for denture-wearers who are going on a camping trip

    12 December 2018

    If you wear dentures and will be going on a camping trip soon, you might want to bear the following two tips in mind. Purchase a portable storage container with a watertight lid Before you head off to the campsite, you should purchase a portable storage container with a watertight lid. The reason for this is as follows; your dentures need to be immersed in a solution of water and sterilising fluid for several hours each night.