June 5, 2020
Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19, your dental team had a
relatively simple procedure for preparing to see you. They would thoroughly
wash their hands, don fresh personal protective equipment (PPE), and ensure
they were using sterile instruments. Now, however, they have adopted a new dental
safety protocol in Enfield. Recently instituted procedures are designed to
protect both patients and dental staff members during this pandemic season. In
this article, you will learn a few specifics of how your dental team prepares
for your appointments with your safety and health in mind.
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March 20, 2020
Covid-19 has changed the way most people approach life. It
has even impacted the world of dentistry. The American Dental Association
recommends that dentists suspend normal operations and only provide emergency
care at this time. Has your necessary dental treatment been postponed
due to concerns about Covid-19? Until you can visit your dentist, use the below
tips to help you keep up with your dental hygiene through the quarantine. You
can thus prevent
new oral health problems and prevent current ones from rapidly worsening.
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December 7, 2019
Gum disease is one of the leading causes of tooth loss. If you have suffered from gum disease and have recently been treated for it, your mouth is in the process of healing. Unfortunately, any teeth you lost due to gum disease will not regrow on their own. It would be wise of you to explore your options for tooth replacement. In this post, we discuss why gum disease can cause tooth loss and why dentures are good idea after suffering from gum disease.
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November 20, 2019
Tooth loss can have a detrimental effect on your daily activities, but dentures can solve many of the problems associated with missing teeth. They can enable you to smile with confidence and eat most foods without worry. Unfortunately, however, dentures are not invincible. A mishap may break your dentures at any time. If that happens, what should you do? In this blog post, we discuss the answer to that important question.
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November 5, 2019
If you have lost a few, most, or all of your teeth, it is necessary that you consider your tooth replacement options. During your research, you will quickly discover that your choices boil down to two main categories: traditional tooth replacement options, such as dentures, or implant-supported prosthetics. Which type is better? In this blog post, we discuss each treatment and provide you with some guidance that can help you settle on the choice that is best for your unique circumstances.
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October 11, 2019
In June of last year, Barnes & Noble reported that book sales related to anxiety increased by 26 percent over the previous year. Clearly, anxiety is a nationwide issue that demands our attention. Indeed, everyone feels anxious from time to time — however, for some individuals, anxiety presents a constant struggle.
Recent research indicates a close link between sleep deprivation and anxiety, as well as a connection between sleep disorders and anxiety. In this post, we will take a look at some of the relevant studies. It is possible that for some people, improving the quality of their nightly rest could lead to improved emotional health.
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September 26, 2019
Dental crowns and porcelain veneers have a few things in common. For example, they can both improve the appearance of teeth. They are both custom-made to fit with a patient’s unique teeth. However, these two treatments are different in a number of ways. In this blog post, we discuss some of those differences. Armed with the following information, you will have a better idea of what to expect when you visit your dentist to talk about these dental treatments.
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August 29, 2019
Deciding to commit to porcelain veneers is a big decision — but even after you are certain that you want veneers, you still have an important choice ahead of you. What color should your veneers be? The porcelain comes in a wide variety of shades, and the one that is right for you will depend on a number of factors. In this post, we discuss how you and your cosmetic dentist can settle on the ideal hue for your veneers.
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August 6, 2019
If you have noticeable aesthetic flaws in your teeth, you may be thinking about disguising those imperfections with porcelain veneers. Still, you may wonder if this treatment is worth the investment. Can veneers change color and become stained over time like natural teeth, or will they maintain their original beauty for as long as you hope? This article provides the answer to that question.
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July 30, 2019
In the vast majority of cases, dental implants are successful. They provide sturdy tooth replacement that has the potential to last a lifetime. However, some individuals may find themselves suffering from an infection in the tissue around the implant, which can drastically increase the risk of implant failure. How can you recognize such an infection? Is there anything you can do to save the implant? In this blog post, we will discuss these important questions.
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