Archive for September, 2014

Can My Dental Implants Get Cavities? And other common questions…

In my practice, I hear dozens of questions every day about dental implants from concerned (or simply curious) patients.  Every one of those questions is a good question and I always try to provide an equally good answer.  To help you better understand an upcoming dental implant procedure, we’ve compiled a top-five list of the […]

Dentures – The End of An Era

You may have heard the term “edentulous”, a term that describes someone that has no teeth. Incredibly, more than 35 million Americans do not have any teeth. Despite advances in dentistry, this number is expected to grow in the next two decades along with an aging baby boomer generation. Tooth loss commonly results from decay […]

Are Root Canals Safe

Sometimes, while doing research on procedures on the internet, a patient may come across some concerning information.  And since the internet is an unregulated source of information, you may have guessed that sometimes that “information” is actually MIS-information.  Unfortunately, thanks to old rumors that have resurfaced over the last few years, the root canal has […]

Considering an Upgrade to Dental Implants

Have you been thinking of upgrading your current tooth replacement strategy but aren’t sure where to start?  This is a great time of growth in modern dentistry, especially when it comes to replacing missing teeth!  With the evolution of dental implants, patients don’t have to suffer some of the pains of the past when older, […]