Why A Mouthguard For Your Child Is A Good Idea!

August 15, 2023

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Red, blue, and green mouthguards stacked on a light blue background

It’s the start of another school year, and that means it’s time to gear your child up with all the supplies they’ll need. You may already have a shopping list that includes everything from school supplies to new clothes for an updated wardrobe. Don’t forget that if your child is doing physical activities this year, you should also include a mouthguard. It’s an easy step you can take to protect your child from potential dental emergencies. Keep reading to learn more about how you can find the right mouthguard to keep your child’s smile safe!

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When Can I Get My Dentures After a Tooth Extraction?

July 6, 2023

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smiling senior with dentures

Going from a mouth full of damaged teeth to a set of pristine dentures is a process, and while it can be life-changing for people, there’s usually a fair amount of work to do before you get there.

That’s even more so the case if you have to get a series of tooth extractions before you get your prosthetic. If you’re in that position, here’s what you should know about when you can expect to get your dentures after a tooth extraction.

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Give Your Smile the Attention it Needs this Mother’s Day

May 9, 2023

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Mother smiling with her child

With motherhood comes many new experiences and challenges you likely didn’t expect, whether you’re a brand-new mom or you’ve been parenting a child, teen, or full-grown adult for years. Keep in mind that as you age, new problems related to your oral health may also appear. That means you’ll need to stay mindful of tips from a dentist on how to best manage them. Read on to learn more about the most important steps to take for your smile as you go through every stage of life.

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Can You Reline Your Dentures on Your Own?

April 28, 2023

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a dentist holding a pair of relined dentures

Millions of people have used dentures to complete their smiles and restore the functions that having a full set of teeth provides. They are a reliable restoration that can be counted on for many years. However, although they are custom fit to your mouth, they can eventually begin to not fit as well as they used to. This will require them to be relined but can you do this on your own or is it better to seek help from your dentist? Here’s what to know.

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Can You Get Dental Implants for Your Front Teeth?

February 28, 2023

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patient wondering about dental implants for front teeth

Do you have gaps in your grin that have caused your confidence to take a hit? Though there are a variety of treatments that can be used to fill in the spaces, many dentists and patients prefer dental implants. These small screws are made from dental-grade titanium and fuse with the jawbone to replace the roots of missing teeth. They are then topped with restorations, like a dental crown or bridge. But can they be used to replace missing front teeth? Keep reading to learn if this is possible and the benefits of getting dental implants.

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