2 Ways to Alleviate Inflammation After Your Teen Gets a Tooth Implant Placement
30 November 2016
If your teen is missing a single tooth in the front of their mouth, then a single dental implant would be the easiest solution for this issue. A single implant placement looks identical to your teen's natural teeth and will last a number of years without issues. The first step of the single implant placement involves placing the actual implant into your teen's gums. Once the gum tissue heals over the implant, your dentist will proceed with the second step.
Tongue Tie And Its Treatment
16 November 2016
Some children are born with a condition called tongue tie. Although it may sound serious, its correction is generally simple, and if treated, it can have little impact on a child's development. Here are a few details about tongue tie and the procedure that is used to correct it:
What is tongue tie?
Tongue tie occurs when the thin band of tissue that connects the bottom of the tongue to the floor of the mouth is too short to permit the tongue to move freely.
Addressing Common Misconceptions About Tooth Whitening
9 November 2016
Have white teeth is critical for making sure that the quality of your smile is as high as possible. Yet, there are many substances that can gradually cause your teeth to become dull or stained. When this type of damage occurs, you will need to undergo a whitening procedure to restore the appearance of your teeth. Tooth whitening is an often poorly understood procedure, and this has allowed some common myths to spread.
Dental Filling Facts: Choosing The Right One For Your Healthy Mouth
7 October 2016
If your dentist has told you that you have a cavity, you likely need a filling. There isn't just one "type" of filling. Dental fillings come in several different types of varieties. Knowing what these are beforehand can help you to better understand what your dentist is telling you during your visit. This means learning about the filling names, what materials they're made from, and why they're used. Keep in mind that your dentist has specialized education and experience in this area.