Dental Implants And Braces: Do They Go Hand In Hand?
18 October 2017
If you have an implant but need orthodontic work, or if you're in need of both at the same time, you may be wondering if the two can co-exist. For the latter, your dentist will simply need to determine which should come first. Here's how to know if, and when, braces and dental implants can go hand in hand.
Dental Implants vs. Braces
Implants are used to replace missing teeth. They're composed of a titanium post that's surgically implanted in the jaw.
3 Situations Where Sedation Dentistry Is Ideal
17 September 2017
While people can be kept awake for most dental procedures, there are some where being sedated is either necessary or advisable. This makes the procedure a much more positive experience for patients and dentists alike. It can speed up the time that a procedure takes and lead to much less scarring trips to the dentist. There are certain situations where sedation dentistry is ideal and this article will discuss 3 of these situations in more detail:
Getting Your Abscess Tooth Taken Care Of
23 August 2017
Going to the dentist office is a very important part of your overall hygiene, but every once in awhile it is possible for a problem to arise. Even when you are doing everything that you are supposed to you can get an abscess tooth. The problem with an abscess tooth is that they can hurt extremely bad, and they can come on so suddenly. It is important that you get your tooth looked at as soon as possible.
Parenting Tips: Dealing With Kids And Emergent Dental Injuries
10 July 2017
As a parent, you are probably already aware that injuries are going to be a part of everyday life. While some injuries are not going to require major medical attention, others are more serious and will need to be seen by a doctor. This is particularly true with dental emergency situations. The major issue with child medical injuries, especially emergent dental injuries, is the fact that they are not only painful but also very scary.