One minute you’re playing softball with your company’s team, and the next minute you’re on the ground opening your eyes to see your tooth lying next to you. You never saw the ball coming, and when it hit your face it knocked your tooth out of your mouth. Before you start to panic, your dentist in Medford has some tips on how you can handle this situation.
Island Daily Dental Care Blog
February 20, 2018
January 20, 2018
Whether you are living with one or multiple missing teeth, you understand how it affects the quality of your life. Eating, chewing, talking, and smiling can all become challenging, and it becomes even more difficult with every tooth lost. It’s a good idea to look at replacing your teeth if possible, and here is some information about dentures and dental implants in Medford to help you understand your options.
January 10, 2018
You have never enjoyed smiling in pictures, or at other people for that matter! Your teeth are small and a bit misshapen with slight spacing in between, so you tend to hide your smile, especially when talking to someone you don’t know. If you would like to smile with confidence, perhaps it’s time to learn about your options during a consultation with your cosmetic dentist in Medford. Here are some options for you to consider.
December 11, 2017
Replacing missing teeth used to mean only restoring those parts of your lost tooth that are visible when you smile. While this is better than foregoing tooth replacement altogether, half of the tooth is still missing. The root system of your tooth does more than just hold the tooth in place, though that’s important too. The roots also provide the stimulus to maintain jawbone density and they shape the gum tissue. Dental implant supported restorations are the only currently available tooth replacement option that restores both the roots and crowns of missing teeth. In this post, we’ll discuss the benefits of dental implant supported tooth replacement, the costs associated with these procedures, and why implants are worth the investment.
November 21, 2017
Cost is a concern that keeps many people away from the dentist. A lot of people believe that they can’t see a dentist without dental insurance, which is not true. There is also a misconception that high quality dentistry is not affordable. There are actually a number of ways that you can comfortably fit treatment into your budget.
You may not be aware that your dentist in Medford offers an in-house dental plan that gives you access to an array of dental services at a discounted rate. Here’s how it works.
November 11, 2017
You are living with one or more compromised teeth. You have heard about the benefits of dental implants, but you’re not sure they are the right solution for you. You wonder if there are any alternatives to dental implants, and the answer is – yes! There are other solutions that replace missing teeth and may fit your needs and budget better than dental implants. Here is why a bridge, partial, or dentures in Medford may be right for your needs.
October 31, 2017
Sometimes, small misalignments in the front teeth can take away from the appearance of your smile in a big way. But that doesn’t mean you need to wear braces for a year or more to correct the issue. Often, porcelain veneers in Medford can provide the help you need in as little as two visits to your dentist’s office. Keep reading to find out how veneers can transform your smile — without the need for metal brackets and wires!
October 29, 2017
Despite greater access to dental care and improved hygiene, tooth loss still isn’t anything unusual these days — fortunately, replacement has never been better. Dental implants in Medford can be used to give you back any number of missing teeth. From a single gap to an entire row of lost teeth in the upper or lower jaw, titanium dental implants are sturdy, natural-looking, and can last for many years with proper maintenance. Keep reading to find out how your dentist can fill in the gaps to help you smile with full confidence once again.
September 22, 2017
As a parent, your child’s health and well being are a top priority, and the same should be true of their oral health. Teaching good oral hygiene and the importance of oral health will set your child up for a lifetime of success with their teeth. The foods your child consumes also impacts the health of their teeth and your children’s dentist shares some of the worst culprits that cause tooth decay. You might find some of these surprising!
September 12, 2017
Lately you’ve begun to notice that your smile doesn’t sparkle the way it used to. You’ve even started feeling self conscious about photos. You’ve considered whitening your teeth, but is that the right solution for you? You have a lot of questions about teeth whitening, and we have answers for you!