Why Dentures Fracture Or Chip

19 December 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you have just received your dentures, the last thing you want is for them to fracture or chip; unfortunately, this sometimes happens. Here are some of the reasons dentures fracture: Acidic Action of Food and Drinks Many foods and drinks contain acids, and acids will wear down your dentures. The wearing may not happen at once, but it will definitely weaken your dentures after years of use. The dentures become susceptible to breakage once they have been weakened by the acids. Read More 

The ALF Orthodontic Application

21 November 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If the alignment of your child's teeth needs to be adjusted, you may be surprised to find that in addition to conventional metal braces, there are many more pediatric orthodontic options available to straighten the teeth. One of these options is the Advanced Lightwire Functional Appliance, which is often abbreviated as ALF. Here is a bit of information about the ALF orthodontic application to familiarize you with this new device: Read More 

Measures Teen Invisalign Patients Should Take To Ensure Treatment Success

24 October 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Nowadays, multiple orthodontic options can be used to straighten the teeth of a teen who suffers from dental misalignment. Among teens, Invisalign is one of the most popular options because of the benefits associated with the treatment.  Teens who choose Invisalign can enjoy having their teeth properly aligned in a discrete manner. The aligners that are used to straighten the teeth are made of clear plastic that is practically invisible against the teeth. Read More 

3 Fascinating Flossing Facts

1 October 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Brushing your teeth and visiting your dentist for regular cleanings and exams are important tasks for a healthy smile. Unfortunately, most dentists believe that is not enough to protect your oral health. Flossing is also imperative for the look and underlying health of your mouth, teeth, and gums, but you may not realize the benefits of this simple task. Here are a few fascinating facts about flossing that you need to know: Read More 

Tips For Living With Dental Veneers

3 September 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you have a problem with some of your teeth, such as chips, fractures, gaps or other issues then the dentist may suggest that you allow them to put porcelain veneers over your natural teeth. Porcelain veneers are great because they go over your teeth and give you replacements that are strong, natural looking and not as invasive as some of the other dental treatment options. There are some things you should know about porcelain veneers, so you are prepared to deal with everything that comes with getting them and the things you have to be aware of once you have them. Read More