Your dentist says you should have at least two of your wisdom teeth extracted because they are impacted and growing in crooked. You were just about ready to make the appointment when somebody told you temporary nerve damage can occur during wisdom teeth removal. Now you’re worried and wondering whether you should get those third molars removed after all. This complication of wisdom tooth extraction is rare and goes away when the nerve heals, so don’t delay getting necessary dental work done.…Read More »
What Do You Know About Oral Care Mistakes?
Implant dentistry allows you to replace one, a few, or all of your teeth with replacement teeth that look and act like your natural teeth. Dental implants remain in your mouth permanently, so there is no need to worry about embarrassing slipping or using adhesives to keep the teeth in place. You also care for them just like your real teeth. While all this sounds great, cost can be factor, and there are some facts about dental implants you should know as well.…Read More »
When your child has become a teen, you have already handed over the responsibility of oral care to them. You would like to think that they are taking that responsibility serious and caring for their teeth the way you taught them. When you ask them if they’ve taken care of their teeth, you’ll more than likely hear, “yes”. Unfortunately, this doesn’t always mean that they are really taking care of their teeth the way they should.…Read More »