Taking care of the dental implants

Durable materials are used in dental implants but that does not give them the tag of being “indestructible”. Little caution and care can ensure one in protecting their teeth for a longer term. Some tips one should be keeping in mind: 1. Dental implants can absorb heat and retain it for a much longer time period than the normal tooth enamel. Every morning, if one is in the habit of drinking scalding coffee, the heat that is given off by the dental implant may result Read More +

The Different Aspects of Dental Implants

In spite of quite a number of advances in dentistry field, there are several people suffering from gingivitis, injury or tooth decay. For quite a number of years, missing teeth problem have been addressed by dentures and bridges but dental implants inception have brought about huge changes. These are small anchors made out of titanium. These anchors are placed into the person’s jawbone for replacement of missing teeth. After Osseointegration, the tooth that is replaced is properly adjusted on top of the implant. Once the Read More +

New Teeth with Roots Grown with Human Gum Cells

There is good news for people who are reluctant to use dentures for heir missing teeth as research has already started regarding on re-growth of missing teeth. A new method is being developed by scientists for the replacement of lost teeth with bioengineered material that can be developed from gum cells of the same person. Most tooth replacement procedures fail as natural structure of root is missing. This results in increased friction when the person tries to eat or during other jaw movements which can Read More +

Dental Implants commercial video

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Dental Floss and Its Kinds

Flossing should be done regularly as brushing. Food particles that stick between teeth even after brushing are got rid of by flossing. The dentists always recommend flossing for a cleaner and healthier teeth and gums. It should be started early, that is to say, before the teeth start showing cavities and decays. There are different kinds of floss to be found at the nearest drug store. But before buying one of them it is important to know their functions. If you choose the perfect floss, Read More +

Cigarettes Are Troubles in Terms of Dentistry

Everyone knows about the ill-effects of smoking on humans’ health. It is the cause of varieties of health issues such as lung cancer and emphysema. Cigarettes affect teeth and overall oral health beyond stinking breaths. Before one gets scolded by a dentist, effects of smoking on dental health as mentioned in Cliff’s note must be read. Smoking is portrayed glamorously in movies against the reality. Mobsters and femme fatales are always shown with cigarettes in their hands. The studious ones are shown otherwise. Rather, a Read More +

Facts in Relation to Dental Implants

Developments and advancements have been steady in dental surgeries. Dentistry has witnessed numerous beneficial innovations including the latest called dental implants. Implantation in dentistry means construction and placement of artificial teeth in place decayed ones. Implants have posts that are fixed to jawbone so that they hold the enamel in place like roots of natural teeth. Posts and other elaborate procedures that are followed in surgery make dental implants reliable and most similar to natural teeth in functionality. Partials, Dentures, Bridges, etc. are still the Read More +

Dental Tips to Keep in Mind while Travelling

Locating some dentist in Santa Rosa is quite easy. Sonoma County has quite a lot of dental facilities where top quality dental service is offered. But things become difficult when somebody has to travel abroad where it gets hard to locate quality dental facilities. Tooth problems are quite capable to spoil perfect vacations. Through some precautionary steps it is possible to avoid teeth problems no matter where the person is travelling. Read More +

Heart Health Related to Periodontal Conditions

Lately, the media launch from the American Heart Association downplayed a linkage between gum condition and heart problems such as heart stroke and also heart attack. With that cue, major media outlets such as Newsday, NPR and CBS News took their statement one step further and declared no linkage between gum and heart disease. After the flurry of exaggerated news stories, the AHA walked back their previous assertion in a second release. The revised statement recognized an association the two health problems without defining a Read More +