Missing a tooth may not seem like a big deal initially, but as time goes on, it can have grave impacts on your oral health and even your day-to-day life. Whether you’ve had a tooth extraction or knocked out one of your pearly whites, it’s vital to get it replaced as soon as possible. Dental implants are the most advanced restorative solutions available to patients and suit a variety of different needs. Here are four reasons to be sure to replace your extracted or missing tooth with a dental implant before it impacts your daily life. (more…)
August 5, 2019
July 13, 2019
When you look at your smile in the mirror, what do you see? If you have flaws like cracks, chips, gaps, and more, you may be considering cosmetic dentistry. One of the most common questions about cosmetic services is whether or not they’re covered by insurance. Dental insurance and its coverage can be confusing, which is why your cosmetic dentist in Mooresville wants to provide you with some helpful information. Keep reading to see whether or not cosmetic treatments are covered by your insurance.
June 11, 2019
You love steak more than anything, but your missing teeth make it hard to chew. In fact, you have a hard time enjoying a lot of foods. You’ve heard about dental implants as an option to replace your missing teeth, but you’re not sure if they’re right for you. Plus, you’ve heard they’re expensive. However, they offer a whole host of benefits that other tooth replacement methods do not. Let’s look at how to determine if you’re a good candidate for dental implants, and the advantages they have over other options like bridges and dentures.
February 10, 2019
It’s a safe bet to say that no one wants a toothache – and the same could be said for having a tooth pulled! Unfortunately, a toothache can occur at the most inconvenient times, and, in some cases, means the tooth needs to be taken out. Although it’s always a good idea to save teeth when possible, there are situations where it’s best to have an extraction and discuss replacement options. Keep reading to learn more about the reasons for a toothache, possible treatment, and when an extraction is necessary.
January 14, 2019
Your child is growing up. They are learning more adult skills, they are becoming more independent, and they think they know everything! Well, if they still have their wisdom teeth, they—and maybe you—may not know yet that wisdom teeth can damage their smile’s health and appearance. But how? Why would extracting their wisdom teeth be a wise choice? What could happen if you didn’t have them removed? Answer all your questions here! (more…)
December 20, 2018
If you’re dealing with tooth loss—whether one, several or even an entire arch—then replacement is very important. Don’t you want your smile to look attractive? Of course, you do! And you need good oral health. Today’s ideal choice for tooth replacement is a dental implant. Although dental implants cost a bit more upfront, their longevity and ease of maintenance could make the added expense worthwhile. Read on for a break down of the costs.
November 15, 2018
Whether you’re visiting your dentist for preventive or restorative care, sedation dentistry offers a way to be treated in a comfortable manner. There are three types available, but which one is right for you? As you read on, your dentist explains the different options so you can be informed and confident about receiving the care you need.
October 8, 2018
Dentures work as a quick and affordable solution to extensive tooth loss. You get your smile back and eating food becomes possible again. While dentures do help these problems, they aren’t exactly a perfect solution. That’s why you should always consider other options that the dentist offers, especially if it’s been a long time since you first received dentures.
To learn exactly what dentures should feel like, common issues wearers have, and what other options you should consider, check out this blog post from a dentist!
September 16, 2018
Dental implants come with a long list of benefits, including their remarkable aesthetics, their durability, and the oral health advantages they offer. They’re the next best thing to natural teeth! Unfortunately, this treatment does come with a significant price tag, which makes many people hesitate to commit to it. Let’s talk more about the cost of dental implants and how you may able to use your insurance to fit your new smile into your budget.
August 22, 2018
For years, the most common way of restoring missing teeth has been with traditional dentures, but they suffer from wear and tare over time. This can leave you asking, “Do I need new dentures?” Your dentist weighs in with information that clears any possible confusion and also discusses an alternative that delivers an even more secure fit. Read on to learn more!