Dental disease is almost entirely preventable and oral health is just as important as the health of the rest of your body. Untreated dental disease can lead to serious health problems such as infection, damage to bone or nerve, and tooth loss. Infection from tooth disease can even spread to other parts of the body and in rare cases, can lead to death.
You can practice preventive dentistry on yourself by adopting these healthy habits: Always remember to brush your teeth twice a day, floss between teeth once a day, and eat a balanced diet and limit between-meal snacks. This will help ensure a beautiful smile for a lifetime.
Dental checkups and cleanings are the most frequent reasons for visiting the dentist. Even if your teeth and gums are in excellent shape, you need to attend a checkup and cleaning at least once every six months to keep them that way. Regular dental exams are an important part of preventive health care. During a dental exam, the dentist or hygienist will clean your teeth and check for cavities and gum disease. ... A dental exam might also include dental X-rays (radiographs) or other diagnostic procedures.
We understand how decayed, broken and missing teeth can affect many aspects of your life. Your confidence will suffer, it can be hard to enjoy eating, your speech patterns may be compromised, and your oral health may be at risk. That’s why we use only the most advanced technology and durable, natural-looking ceramics to restore your smile quickly and conveniently so you can get back to the things that matter most with a beautiful, natural looking smile that stands up to the test of time.
The procedure consists of two stages: placement of a replacement tooth root at your dental specialist's office, followed by placement of a tooth replacement (crown) at our office. ..Midtown Family Dental are experts in creating dental implant restorations that look and feel like your natural teeth.
Cosmetic dentistry is a method of professional oral care that focuses on improving the appearance of your mouth, teeth and smile. And although cosmetic dentistry procedures are usually elective, rather than essential, some cases of treatment also provide restorative benefits.
A common cosmetic dental procedure is teeth whitening gives you a brighter smile. So if you want to brighten your smile, you can have your teeth whitened in-house at your dental office or use the take-home kit. Both options are effective and depend on your preference or schedule.