Healthy gums are just as important as the wellness of the rest of your body, but why do we neglect gum health? About half of Americans struggle with some sort of gum health issue which means unhealthy gums are more common than you probably thought. Keep reading to learn what you can do to keep your gums in good shape outside of the dentist’s office and how your dentist may be able to help with dedicated gum disease therapy if there’s a problem.
Stansbury Dental Blog
September 4, 2018
August 2, 2018
Although the rate of tooth loss has significantly declined in the U.S. over the last several decades due to new advancements in dentistry, many Americans still live with missing teeth. In fact, the American College of Prosthodontists estimates that 120 million adults in the country are missing at least one tooth. With every tooth in your mouth playing a valuable role in your oral health and functions, it is vital to replace them. In the past, a traditional bridge and crowns were used. While they are effective, many are now turning to dental implants.
July 26, 2018
If you have noticeable flaws in your smile, such as chips, cracks, or discoloration, you might be thinking about getting a cosmetic treatment to makeover your pearly whites. Porcelain veneers are famous for their power to disguise imperfections and create a stunning look, but Lumineers are becoming ever more popular as an alternative to traditional veneers. What is the difference between these two treatments, and how can you choose the one that’s best for you? Your cosmetic dentist is here to discuss these important questions.
July 23, 2018
Living without your teeth is not your thought of an ideal life. Thankfully, this doesn’t have to remain your reality. One of the easiest and non-invasive ways to be restored is with dentures, but for them to be as effective as they can, requires proper care. Learn how to extend their life, what your dentist can do to repair them and much more as you read on.
June 26, 2018
When you think about your dentist in Tyler, the services that are necessary to keep your teeth and gums healthy often come to mind. You think about cleanings, checkups, fillings, and other treatments that are vital for a healthy smile. Did you know that they can also treat issues that do not necessarily influence your oral health, like jaw, mouth, or tongue pain? Your dentist will get to the root of the problem to provide you with the relief you need.
June 11, 2018
Although cavities are preventable, it is estimated that at least 91% of adults have had at least one in a permanent tooth. To treat it, a metal filling was often used in the past. While they are effective, many are now coming to prefer another method. Tooth-colored fillings blend in seamlessly when you smile because they match the color of your enamel. Not to mention, they do not contain any mercury. If you have metal fillings, do not worry. Your dentist in Tyler can replace them.
May 13, 2018
Do you groan every time you smile in the mirror? Are multiple teeth so discolored that you’ve become embarrassed to smile, even around your friends and family? Even if your teeth are healthy, it doesn’t mean you should have to settle for a smile you can’t show off. That’s where teeth whitening in Tyler comes in.
Today, your dentist wanted to discuss the science of teeth whitening systems and how they give your smile a boost!
May 6, 2018
Do you or a loved one need a tooth extracted? It’s never fun to have this treatment performed, however, if your dentist determines that it’s necessary, it will do the rest of your teeth a favor. This is especially true when it’s a wisdom tooth. Keep in mind your dentist has multiple methods of extracting teeth, and depending on the case, may choose one over the other. Find out what they are today.
April 16, 2018
New advancements over the last several decades have made it possible to preserve your natural teeth to help prevent tooth loss. As a result, those who are missing teeth has significantly declined; however, the American College of Prosthodontics estimates that 36 million Americans do not have any remaining natural teeth. While traditional dentures were commonly used to treat tooth loss, many are now turning to implant dentures in Tyler. As a predictable and reliable solution, they allow you to make a long-term investment in your oral health and quality of life. If you are ready to restore your smile, you must be prepared to pay for the various costs that are associated with each aspect of the treatment.
April 4, 2018
Due to increased accessibility to dental care and emerging technologies, the rate of tooth loss has significantly declined in the United States over the last several decades. Although there have been several improvements, the American College of Prosthodontics estimates that 36 million Americans still do not have any remaining natural teeth. If you find yourself among those who are suffering from complete or partial tooth loss, your dentist in Tyler can help you replace them. Dentures are an affordable and convenient solution to restore your quality of life and confidence. Your journey to a complete smile will be completed in several phases.