Archive for May, 2016

Diabetes

It has been reported by the American Diabetes Association that 1.9 million new cases of diabetes were diagnosed in people aged 20 years and older in 2010. It has even been reported that 25% of individuals that have diabetes, do not know. Research indicates that periodontal disease and diabetes complicate each other. The ADA recommends […]

Tooth Bonding

If you have cracked or chipped teeth, you may want to consider Direct Tooth Bonding.  Direct tooth bonding is a fairly quick and painless procedure in which a moldable substance, similar to putty, is applied to enhance the look of your teeth.  This is a popular treatment for dental cosmetic purposes to repair decayed teeth, […]

Cosmetic v. Restorative

Having trouble distinguishing between cosmetic dentistry and reconstructive dentistry?  Many dental procedures can be done for either reasons, or sometimes both.  Cosmetic dental procedures improve the look of your teeth and enhance your smile. Typically insurance companies will not cover purely cosmetic procedures.  Restorative dentistry restores function to damaged or genetically defective teeth.  Many restorative […]

Tips & FAQ

Sooner or later your child may need urgent dental care. Here are a few tips to follow, should an emergency ever occur: ***If Your child’s baby tooth is knocked out. — Call your dentist as soon as possible. The baby tooth should not be replanted as this may cause potential damage to the developing permanent […]