Dental implants are intended to look and feel just like your teeth. Implants are secured to your jaw, and they are there to stay. This also means you need to take care of your implants, since you will likely have them for a long time. Implants Can't Get Cavities, So Why Care for Them? While it's true that you cannot get cavities on your implants, they still come with risks. Periodontal disease is a huge problem. [Read More]
When Your Child's Dental Enamel Fails To Develop
A case study suggested that the most important aspects of a relationship between a medical professional and their patients is trust, knowledge, regard, and loyalty. If your child is diagnosed with enamel hypoplasia, you and your family dentist will need to have a good relationship, since your child's dental needs will require regular attention and upkeep. But what is enamel hypoplasia, and how does it affect your child's teeth? A Lack of Dental Enamel [Read More]
Why Visit a Special Needs Dentist for Your SPD Child?
When you have a child who has SPD, also known as Sensory Processing Disorder, you know that everything your child takes in the process and filter in their own special way. While some activities and sensations don't both your child at all or even appear to give them any signs of stress, others can cause them to feel anxious or have a full-blown panic attack. Going to the dentist for your SPD child can be a combination of sensory overload and sensory fulfillment, depending on if your child is a sensory seeker or a sensory avoiding child. [Read More]
Dental Services To Improve Your Health And Overall Quality Of Life
A big part of remaining healthy includes healthy eating, regular exercise, and regular checkups by your family doctor and your dentist. Your oral health is directly tied to many areas of your life: mental, physical, and social. And your dentist is a great resource for recommending improvements and treatments to improve areas, such as your self-esteem and heart health. The following are some services your dentist can provide you with to improve your health and your quality of life. [Read More]