Month: September 2016

Oral Surgery: How To Stop Worrying

Do you find that even though you know your upcoming oral surgery treatment is extremely beneficial and necessary, you still feel worried? Are you finding that even with tons of reassurance, you still feel concerned? Perhaps you are stressing because you are not certain about what to expect and you’re worried that you’ll forget to… Read more »

Dental Implants: 5 W’s And An H

Beginning to find out about dental implants can (at first) feel like you’re about to begin an entire college level course on a new topic. There is, in fact, a lot of information out there that you can take in if you are interested. However, if your goal is to get to know this option… Read more »

Dental Implants: Should I Come In For A Second Opinion?

When you decide you are interested in dental implants but your general dentist or an oral surgeon from another practice turns you away, you have two options. You can believe what you’ve been told and begin searching for an alternative solution. Or, if you feel in your heart of hearts that this decision is wrong,… Read more »

A Little Fun With Implants

We have just officially ushered in autumn, which means the coziness of cooler weather and holiday fun are just ahead. To kick off the season, we would like to provide you with a fun way to think about dental implants. Remember that if you have been considering implants for your smile, now is a fantastic… Read more »

Choosing Implants: Calm, Cool, And Collected

So, you feel like you have done your research and dental implants are the tooth replacement choice for you. However, when you even consider moving ahead with this selection and getting serious about replacing missing teeth, you’re anything but calm, cool, and collected. Don’t become too concerned. You are not the first patient to find… Read more »

Quiz: How Much Do Dental Implants Cost?

Do you find that no matter how much research you perform online or how many friends you speak with, you cannot seem to find a specific answer to your pressing question: How much do dental implants cost? This experience is occurring for a reason. Replacing teeth is something that is a very unique and personal journey…. Read more »

Wisdom Teeth Removal: Aftercare

Are you less concerned about the thought of coming in for wisdom teeth removal and more worried about what the recovery process will be like? We understand that you may feel a bit hesitant because you’re not sure what to expect. The good news is that it’s actually a process you can make comfortable and… Read more »

Implants: Am I Too Old Or Too Young?

A very common inquiry we receive from patients has to do with whether they are too young or too old for dental implants. The truth is that there’s not a set-in-stone age span ideal for the placement of this tooth replacement option. However, is it possible to be too young? Yes. Is it possible to… Read more »

Healthy Smiles: 3 Types Of Pressure To Avoid

You might think a lot about your brushing and flossing habits, the foods you eat, professional visits to our practice, and issues like tooth replacement. However, do you spend any time thinking about the various types of pressure that affect your oral health? This is not a very common line of thinking unless you are… Read more »

Plan For The Holidays … Now!

Halloween hasn’t even come and gone and the thought of planning for Thanksgiving is still something you have not yet had to give too much attention. So, why on earth would you begin planning for the winter holidays in September, you wonder? While there are those tasks you can accomplish immediately in life, dealing with… Read more »