Dolores Reid

How To Prepare For Your Child’s First Dental Visit

Many parents question the purpose of even visiting the dentist in the first year of their child's life. After all, most children don't even have a full set of twenty baby teeth until age three, so what's the importance? Getting an understanding of what your child's first dental visit may entail can help to set you straight regarding your baby's oral health (and why it's so important to start so early). Read More 

Dental Implants: How They Work And Their Procedure

Dental implanting is a valuable therapy for the replacement of your own teeth. They are natural looking and more comfortable to wear than dentures. Implants are useful for anchoring prosthetic or artificial teeth into your jawbone. Their ability to stabilize surrounding teeth is nearly equal to that of your natural teeth. Implants provide a comfortable and secure fit, an appearance that is quite natural, and an influx of self-confidence for people of any age. Read More 

Avoid These Common Mistakes When Brushing Your Teeth

As long as you brush and floss every day, you're doing a good job of caring for your teeth, right? Not necessarily. The way in which you brush is very important. In some cases, brushing improperly may even do more harm than good. Many people make detrimental errors when brushing their teeth, thus rendering their oral hygiene habits less effective than they could be. Avoid these mistakes, and you'll increase your likelihood of staying cavity-free. Read More 

Can Dental Implants Be Made Stronger By Breaking Bone?

Dental implants are a very popular method for replacing lost or missing teeth. Because they are strong, durable, and usually successful, implants are highly effective at restoring full function to the teeth. Unfortunately though, in some cases, dental implants are not possible where the quality or density of bone is poor. So, is there any way it is possible to make dental implants an option for such patients? 1. Can You Make Bone Stronger By Breaking Bone? Read More