Archive for March, 2019
The warmer air and budding flowers often energize us to clean out our closets, organize the garage and detail our cars. But have you considered a “spring cleaning” with your dentist? The benefits of a routine dental cleaning and exam can be the most valuable cleaning you’ll do this spring. In fact, these preventative visits can protect both your smile and body from disruptive and rather costly problems.
If you have dental implants and think you are exempt from routine dental cleanings, you are sadly mistaken. Routine dental care with dental implants can be even more important than before. These are visits that allow your dentist to see what is going on beneath the surface. Through digital x-rays, we can ensure your implant is still positioned correctly and supported by healthy bone and tissues. Most of all, we can protect the notable investment you made to replace your missing teeth with implants. continue reading
Facial aging is a term most adults dread but it is a natural part of life. While there are many treatments and procedures that can delay or slow the process, aging cannot be prevented altogether. However, if there are signs of aging that develop prematurely, that means that something can be done. Many people think of sun exposure, smoking and other habits that can accelerate facial aging. But did you know that missing teeth can cause a noticeable “aged look” too? continue reading