Quiz Question: Which of the following Tooth Loss Facts is true? A. At least 36 million Americans are missing all of their teeth. B. The number of people who are missing at least one tooth is increasing. C. Losing teeth can feel devastating. D. All of the above The answer is: D (All … [Read more...] about Tooth Loss Facts
Tooth loss is one of the most common ailments affecting individuals today. It is estimated that 120 million people have at least one missing tooth. While a missing front tooth is an obvious problem that most people are quick to address, missing back teeth do not seem to raise as much concern. … [Read more...] about Is It Important To Replace A Missing Back Tooth?
It’s funny how things can creep up on you. Something that seemed fine one day has turned into a major dilemma the next. You realize that there have been warning signals for quite a while, but you’ve been ignoring them. These situations that creep up on you can occur in every area of life. They can … [Read more...] about Don’t Let Dental Woes Be Your New Normal
What happens when a tooth becomes painful? Can this tooth be saved? When a tooth is painful, the decision whether to save or remove a tooth must be determined. If this tooth can be saved, we determine whether the patient wants to save it. Time constraints and financial concerns are just two of the … [Read more...] about Can This Tooth Be Saved?
Have you heard of the term, “oral cripple”? Dentists use the term to describe a person who has such significant dental problems that they substantially and negatively impact the quality of life. … [Read more...] about What Does the Dental Term, “Oral Cripple” Mean?