11 April 2023
Sleep apnea is a common disorder that impacts many people. It is characterized by short interruptions in breathing during sleep, which can lead to serious health consequences if left untreated. Despite its prevalence, many misconceptions surrounding sleep apnea need to be addressed. Myth: Sleep Apnea Is Exclusive To Obese Individuals It is true that obesity is a significant risk factor for sleep apnea. However, this does not mean that only overweight individuals suffer from the condition.
11 April 2023
Dentists are important for helping prevent and treat many oral complications. If you haven't been to the dentist in a while, you may have a lot of questions, including which dentist you should choose. If you would like to know more, keep reading. General Family Dentist Your general family dentist is your best ally in the fight for good oral health for the whole family. Naturally, general family dentists provide preventative care, such as examinations, cleanings, and X-rays.
7 March 2023
Root canal retreatment is a dental procedure that involves removing the filling material and restoring a previously treated tooth that has failed to heal or has developed new problems. Root canals are generally a very effective treatment for infected or damaged teeth, but in some cases, the initial procedure may not be successful. If you have had a previous root canal procedure that has failed, retreatment may be necessary. Here's what you need to know:
26 January 2023
Dental emergencies are dental problems requiring instant aid or treatment. It would be best if you didn't wait several hours to seek treatment. If you do, the problem could become more critical and cause complications. While most people know the importance of acting fast after a dental emergency, some situations can make it challenging to see the dentist in time. Often, your efforts to seek treatment may not be fruitful if the problem occurs at night or when the dentist is away for various reasons.
20 December 2022
Gum disease is one of the most unpleasant dental problems around. Nobody likes to brush their teeth and suddenly discover blood on their toothbrush. It can be terrifying. Whenever you notice blood on your toothbrush you are likely suffering from gum disease. The good news is that this is a common dental problem that can easily be rectified if caught early. The Stages of Gum Disease The first stage of gum disease is when you notice blood on your toothbrush while you are brushing.
15 November 2022
A dental bridge is a dental prosthetic used to replace one or more missing teeth. It literally 'bridges' the gap created when you are missing teeth. If you are uncomfortable with your smile due to missing teeth, here's what you need to know about dental bridges. How Do Dental Bridges Work? A dental bridge is fabricated by taking an impression of the surrounding teeth. The bridge is then created with an artificial tooth or teeth in the middle with dental crowns on either side.
10 October 2022
Are you in a situation where you're missing a tooth, but unsure what to do about it? If so, you may have considered a dental implant to fill in that gap. Here are some things to know about dental implants so that you can decide if it is a worthwhile investment in your oral health. Dental Implants Don't Alter The Surrounding Teeth A common concern with a dental bridge is that it requires that the surrounding teeth are modified to support the bridge.