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5 Reasons You Shouldn’t Wait for Your Dental Implants

Dental implants are a big commitment in a lot of ways, and we all know that a fear of commitment is pretty common. There is obviously a cost associated with the procedure, and there is concern about the recovery process. However, it isn’t worth procrastinating. There are some big reasons why you should get your [...]

2020-03-20T17:58:59+00:000 Comments

What Could Cause My Sudden Jaw Pain?

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2020-03-07T00:00:47+00:000 Comments

5 Jaw Exercises for Overcoming TMJ Pain

There is a good chance that you have not considered pain associated with TMJ or the temporomandibular joint. However, once it begins to cause any discomfort, you won’t be able to think about anything else. TMJ can originate through many different causes, such as arthritis.   One of the ways to combat TMJ pain is [...]

2020-02-14T19:08:08+00:000 Comments

How to Prevent and Treat Dry Sockets

Patients may experience dry sockets after getting a tooth extracted, but it is relatively uncommon. Only 2-5% of patients experience dry sockets. When teeth are extracted, normally a blood clot builds up to cover and protect the nerves and bones that are now exposed. In some circumstances, the blood clot can become dislodged or not [...]

2020-01-11T00:01:26+00:000 Comments

What Should I Do if I Lose or Break a Tooth?

If you damage your tooth and it is more than just a chip, you could be looking at some major problems if you don’t address it immediately. First things first, address the pain and protect any other teeth to avoid further issues.   If a break occurs: Rinse your mouth out with warm water. Apply [...]

2019-12-19T23:16:06+00:000 Comments

Tips to Prevent Dental Implant Failure

Dental implants have become one of the most successful options for fixing damaged or missing teeth. Dental implants are, as it implies, implanted into the jawbone. This is one of the reasons they have such a high success rate.   There are, however, steps that you can take to help make sure your dental implants [...]

2019-12-13T16:34:03+00:000 Comments

How Implants Reduce Long Term Dental Costs

Before the price of dental implants completely deters you away from them, you may be interested to see how the other replacement options can add up.   Bridge Replacements Over the course of the years of having a bridge placed, you may need to have it fixed or replaced several times. Not only will you [...]

2020-02-07T23:23:11+00:000 Comments

How to Enjoy the Holidays After Oral Surgery

For anyone that is planning on having surgery before the holidays, some of the most wonderful food is soft enough to still eat. So, if you thought you would be missing out on food, think again. Here are a few of the best things to eat during the holidays after oral surgery.   Mashed potatoes [...]

2019-11-29T19:28:15+00:000 Comments