Save or Extract a Problem Tooth

For a dentist, there are very few things that are harder to decide than whether to save or remove a problem tooth.  Losing a tooth can potentially have a major impact on a patient’s ability to chew.  A lost front tooth can have a major impact on self-image and confidence.  So why does the dentist … Read more

Do I really need X-rays every year?

Routine x-rays can be a conflicting topic in the dental office, especially while many people do not understand the benefits and importance of updating images. In some cases the answer could be getting images done every 18-24 months. Those cases are rare and not usually advised, especially as we age. You wouldn’t want to have … Read more

Why You should choose Dental Implants; Our Top 5 Reasons

Do you have any missing teeth? Maybe more than one? Teeth require extractions usually for one of two reasons. Either due to extensive decay or due to progressive bone loss resulting from periodontal disease. Considering nearly half of our adult population struggles with periodontal disease, it is not surprising that nearly 178 million Americans are … Read more