When it comes to replacing or repairing teeth, prosthodontists are the go-to experts in the field. As the top specialists in cosmetic dentistry, prosthodontists are well known for providing veneers, crowns…Continue Reading
Do Baby Teeth Need to Be Pulled By a Pro? It’s a rite of passage in most families. The kids show off their loose teeth to their parents, then hide the fallen teeth under their pillows in the hopes that the tooth fairy will take them away. Generations of American parents have pulled their children’s… Continue reading Do Baby Teeth Need to Be Pulled By a Pro?
A Guided Tour of Your Teeth Unless you have a cavity or some other problem with your teeth, it’s likely that you never really thought about the different types there are and what they do. The normal adult has 32 teeth, which include four different types, each of which does a completely different job. Each… Continue reading A Guided Tour of Your Teeth
Dentures, or false teeth, have been around for thousands of years. The earliest type of false teeth found were created by the Etruscans in 700 B.C. They created sets of dentures made from a combination…Continue Reading
Prosthodontist or Orthodontist: Which is Which? What type of mouthwash should you be using? After brushing and flossing, using mouthwash can give your mouth a nice, clean finish. But not all rinses are made the same. Depending on their ingredients, some are more effective than others for taking care of certain oral hygiene problems. There… Continue reading 5 Types of Mouthwash and Their Uses
What are the Options if My Child has a Cracked Tooth? If you’ve got normal, active kids, the possibilities are pretty good that one of them may suffer from a cracked or chipped tooth at some time while growing up. Teeth can be cracked or otherwise damaged by chewing ice or hard candy, falling down and hitting… Continue reading What are the Options if My Child has a Cracked Tooth?
While bone grafting might sound like a terrifying serious medical procedure, it’s actually a relatively minor task that we do right in our office. As scary as it sounds, bone grafting is the key to bringing back a great…Continue Reading
Getting a set of complete dentures is a process that includes multiple visits to the prosthodontist’s office. We’ll be seeing a lot of each other in the coming weeks. The first step is always to remove any…Continue Reading