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Dental Implant Placement vs. Implant Restoration: What’s the Difference?

Missing teeth can be detrimental to your overall health and wellbeing. They can cause crooked teeth, affect the health of your gums and jaws, and even impact your facial structure. In addition to damaging your oral health, missing teeth can also affect the appearance of your smile and impact your confidence. The best way to […]

Written by prositesdentalOct 20 • 2 minute read

5 Tips for Healthier Gums

You probably think of your teeth when you think of your oral health, but you may not give much thought to your gums. They’re just as important, however. Gum disease causes red, swollen gums and, in its most severe form, can lead to loose teeth and pockets of infection between your teeth and gums. Being […]

Written by prositesdentalOct 13 • 2 minute read

The Top 6 Questions to Ask Your Oral Surgeon

If you’re considering oral surgery, you want to know exactly what will happen before, during, and after your procedure. Even though your oral surgeon will provide details about the procedure before your surgery, having a list of questions to ask ahead of time can be helpful. Thoroughly discussing your treatment plan with your oral surgeon […]

Written by prositesdentalOct 6 • 2 minute read

Everything You Need to Know About CEREC Same-Day Crowns

If you have ever had a toothache, you know that you want your tooth attended to quickly when it starts aching. Tooth pain can quickly interfere with your daily routine, and delaying treatment can further harm your oral health. Thanks to CEREC technology, you can now have your damaged or decayed tooth restored in a […]

Written by prositesdentalSep 29 • 2 minute read

What Is Occlusal Disease?

Occlusal disease (commonly referred to as OD) refers to the destructive process that misaligned teeth undergo. Occlusal disease is a major contributor to tooth loss and can have a significant impact on your overall oral health. Quite a number of people don’t even realize that they’re suffering from occlusal disease. Provided that your teeth are […]

Written by prositesdentalSep 22 • 2 minute read

Why Is Periodontal Charting Important?

Periodontal charting is an integral part of your dental health care. It helps to track the progression and treatment of periodontitis, also known as gum disease. While this type of infection is common, many people don’t realize that periodontal charting can play an essential role in preventing it. Periodontal charting monitors your gum health by measuring […]

Written by prositesdentalSep 15 • 3 minute read

5 Easy Steps to a Good Dental Hygiene Routine

While most people understand the importance of proper dental hygiene, not everyone practices a healthy dental care routine. It’s advisable to take charge of your oral health as early as you can. Consistency is the key to success, so start with small steps and build positive, long-lasting habits. These five tips will help you create […]

Written by prositesdentalSep 8 • 3 minute read

What to Expect When Having a Tooth Extracted

The thought of going through a tooth extraction can be stressful. This can be especially true if you are experiencing dental issues for the first time. As with any dental treatment, it is important to discuss your questions or concerns with your dentist or oral surgeon before a tooth extraction. Learning more about the procedure […]

Written by prositesdentalSep 1 • 2 minute read

5 Reasons to Get a Full Smile Makeover

A smile makeover is a combination of cosmetic and restorative dental treatments that aim to improve the appearance of your teeth. It may comprise teeth whitening to revitalize discolored enamel, braces to correct a misaligned bite or crooked teeth, as well as dental restorations like crowns and veneers. Usually, the treatments you choose will depend […]

Written by prositesdentalAug 25 • 2 minute read

What to Expect With Dental Implants

Dental implants are permanent tooth replacement solutions that include both an artificial tooth root and an implant restoration. They consist of titanium posts that serve as artificial roots and a prosthetic tooth affixed on top. Since they are surgically placed into the jaw, implants are highly stable and can handle chewing pressure just like natural teeth. Not […]

Written by prositesdentalAug 18 • 3 minute read

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