Avoiding A Dry Socket

Dry socket can be a painful side effect of a tooth extraction. But it is also avoidable. In a perfect scenario, any pain from your extraction should diminish fairly quickly as the socket heals. A blood clot forms in the socket and protects the nerves and jawbone. Unfortunately, when the covering has become dislodged, the bone and nerves are exposed... read more »

Treating Your Gum Disease

Gum disease often goes unnoticed in its early stages. But if left untreated, gum disease not only lead to loose teeth, receding gums and bad breath, but respiratory infections, complications for diabetes, and increased risks of heart attack, stroke and even dementia. The some of the symptoms of gum disease include tender, swollen and bleeding gums, or gums that are... read more »

Dental Implants Can Improve Your Smile!

Dental implants are a fantastic way to replace the missing teeth in your smile. They are strong, and taking care of them is easy. In fact, with proper care, your implants will give you a winning smile for a lifetime. The process involves placing titanium posts directly into your jawbone. The human body reacts well to titanium, and the bone... read more »