Embarrassed? – What Dentists Really Think

“My teeth are the worst the dentist has ever seen; I feel guilty, ashamed, and scared of ‘The Lecture’. I’m worried that the dentist will berate me, humiliate me, or judge me.” Research has confirmed what we’ve known all along: that “intense embarrassment due to poor dental status or perceived neglect, often with fear of [...]

By |2017-05-01T04:32:34-06:00May 1st, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

7 Weird Things Your Teeth Are Trying To Tell You

Yellow teeth? Sensitive gums? What common dental issues really mean. If your teeth could talk... You've just noticed a crooked tooth. Was that there before? And come to think of it, your gums are feeling a bit sore. Oh well, it's probably nothing. At least, that’s what you tell yourself. Unfortunately, these seemingly small problems [...]

By |2020-02-03T16:03:31-06:00May 1st, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Dental Bridges and Crowns — Learn All About Them!

With 178 million people in the U.S. missing at least one tooth and 33 million Americans having no natural teeth, National Prosthodontics Awareness Week aims to increase awareness about the importance of proper oral health and prosthodontic solutions to missing teeth. "As a board certified prosthodontist, people ask me if they have to replace a [...]

By |2017-04-01T02:07:52-06:00April 1st, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Full Dentures, Partial Dentures, Denture Care

Dentures are replacements for missing teeth that can be taken out and put back into your mouth. While dentures take some getting used to, and will never feel exactly the same as one's natural teeth, today's dentures are natural looking and more comfortable than ever. There are two main types of dentures: full and partial. [...]

By |2020-02-03T16:03:32-06:00March 19th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments