Dental Implants: Myths vs. Facts

Dental Implants: Myths vs. Facts

Archeological evidence shows that primitive dental implants may have been used by prehistoric people, and records show that in various forms they were in widespread use as early as 600 AD. Yet modern dental implants were only developed in the 1970s, and they did not fully catch on until the 1990s and early 2000s. Today, falling prices, improved technology, and increased …

The five benefits of dental implants

The Five Benefits of Dental Implants

Dentures were long considered the proper treatment to replace teeth that were missing or failing. Today though, dental implants have become the gold standard. Dentures sit on the gums and are prone to slipping and pinching. Dental implants replace tooth roots, preventing jawbone loss and providing a secure, stable foundation for top quality replacement teeth. Here are five key benefits of …

Three Reasons to Choose a CEREC Same-Day Crown

Three Reasons to Choose a CEREC Same-Day Crown

A dental crown is typically the best solution for a tooth that is badly decayed or damaged. While traditional lab-created crowns are certainly an option, many dentists and patients are now turning to CEREC same-day crowns instead. Depending on who you ask, CEREC either stands for Chairside Economical Restoration of Esthetic Ceramics or CERamic REConstruction. Either way, here are three reasons …

How Digital Technology is Revolutionizing Dentistry

How Digital Technology is Revolutionizing Dentistry

Constantly evolving technology is improving all parts of our lives, including dentistry, where we are mixing the best of yesterday’s tried and true patient care with exciting new technological advances. In the hands of skilled and experienced dentists, digital tools are truly revolutionizing modern dentistry by making procedures safer, more accurate, and less painful. Here are a few ways that …