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!
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.
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?
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.
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.
3 October 2018
If you're living with adult braces, you should take proper care of your braces because you're probably going to have them on longer than a younger teenager would. Here are some tips you can follow to ensure effective treatment with braces. Brush carefully and regularly All of those nooks and crannies on your teeth and gums provide the perfect breeding place for bacteria, and braces only exacerbate the situation. As they are wire-based appliances, braces can easily trap food debris and encourage the build-up of plaque in your mouth.