The importance of the right fitting dentures.

As people age, their dentures don’t change, but their mouths do. If you have false teeth, they should fit properly. Proper care and regular dental visits are important factors for keeping your mouth healthy and your dentures in good shape. Problems From Poor Fitting Dentures: With age, the gum ridges in our mouth shrink, causing the dentures to become loose …

Whats your excuse for not seeing the Dentist?

Dentistry has improved vastly over the last couple decades but that doesn’t mean the excuses have stopped. Here are some of the most popular ones: 1.) It’s going to hurt This excuse may be reasonable.  However, no good enough. The truth is that the mouth is a hypersensitive part of the body. It’s full of thousands of nerve endings and any contact …

Have you thought about your toothbrush lately?

You use your toothbrush everyday but have you ever really thought about your toothbrush rather than the color? We all know it’s essential part of making your mouth look healthy but  it also helps prevents bacteria and inflammation. We’re going help you brushup on your toothbrush facts and feature that matter most. Shape.  Electric brush with a round, rotating head or …

Electric Vs. Manual Toothbrush

Electric Vs. Manual Toothbrush. What’s The Difference? “I brush twice a day and my technique is perfect, I don’t need a electric toothbrush.” Many people want to save money by buying only a manual brush it doesn’t require the maintenance of a battery or a new head. But the electric toothbrush brings many other advantages then a basic toothbrush. – …

Practical Uses For Toothpaste

We all use toothpaste daily to keep our teeth looking healthy and our breath fresh. There are actually other uses for toothpaste then just keeping your smile shining, it also has many interesting uses outside of your mouth. We decided to compile a list of things you can do with toothpaste that don’t actually involve cleaning your teeth. Ten Practical …

St. Patrick’s Day Puts Your Teeth At Risk?

It’s the favorite day of just about every Irish person you know, heck most people you know love St. Patrick’s Day. A fun day full of drinking and celebrating heritage and traditions.  And with St. Patrick’s Day around the corner you might be looking at  a pint (or 2 or 10) of green beer. But wait…We have some things to tell …

Partial Dentures

A removable partial denture or bridge usually consists of replacement teeth attached to a pink or gum-colored plastic base, which is connected by metal framework that holds the denture in place in the mouth. Partial dentures are used when one or more natural teeth remain in the upper or lower jaw. A fixed (permanent) bridge replaces one or more teeth …

Complete Dentures

Complete dentures can be either “conventional” or “immediate.” Made after the teeth have been removed and the gum tissue has begun to heal, a conventional denture is ready for placement in the mouth about 8 to 12 weeks after the teeth have been removed. Unlike conventional dentures, immediate dentures are made in advance and can be positioned as soon as …