5 Blood Disorders That Can Complicate Dental Procedures
1 April 2015
If not properly managed, blood disorders can adversely affect the outcome of dental procedures. To avoid potential complications, let your dentist know if you have a bleeding disorder or a family history of bleeding disorders. Tell your dentist if you get nosebleeds often, your gums bleed profusely, or if you've had prolonged bleeding in the past following dental treatment. The more your dentist knows about your overall health and risk factors, the better he or she can treat your dental problems.
Three Causes Of Halitosis And How Your Dentist Can Help
18 March 2015
Halitosis is the medical term for chronic bad breath. If you constantly brush, rinse and gargle but your breath still smells like a garbage disposal run afoul, then there might be other issues of which you are not aware. A dentist can diagnose and treat, or at least refer you to a doctor who can treat, these lesser known causes of bad breath.
Many people suffer from very mild sinus infections; some are so mild that they do not know they have them.
5 Things To Know About Your Dentures
26 February 2015
If you must receive dentures from your dentist because you have missing teeth, then you need to know how to care for them. The only way to know how to care for them is to become more understanding of the facts that surround them. This is why you should know these five things about dentures that will help you to care for them in the right way:
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An Understanding Of Dental Implant Bone Grafting
17 February 2015
Perhaps you've decided to use dental implants to replace your missing teeth instead of having dentures, but you're not quite sure what this would involve. Well, the answer is that it all depends on how healthy the bone is that decides where the implants will be inserted.
If your jawbone is not healthy, and has been eroded by infection, previous tooth extraction or gum disease, then you'll require the jawbone to be built up to securely hold your implants.