Archive for September, 2011

What Are Dentures?

Dentures, also known as false teeth, are prosthetic devices constructed to replace missing teeth. Dentures help maintain the ability to speak clearly, eat most foods and prevent sagging facial muscles which can lead to an aged appearance. Advances in dentistry have led to significant improvements so today’s dentures are more natural looking and comfortable than […]

What To Do In A Dental Emergency

Teeth are remarkably strong but they can, chip, crack or break. Injury can be caused by biting down on something hard, blunt force trauma to the face, falling down or cavities that weaken a tooth. Getting to the dentist immediately after an injury occurs will increase your chances of saving the tooth or teeth. Accidents […]

Dental Implants

A dental implant is an excellent treatment solution for individuals who are missing one or more teeth. Implants are designed to provide a foundation for replacement teeth which look, feel and function like natural teeth. The dental implant is a metal post or frame made of titanium that is surgically positioned into the jawbone beneath […]