Archive for October, 2013

Adult Orthodontic Patients: A Different Ball Game than Treating Children

Sunday, October 27th, 2013 Posted in Dental articles for patients | No Comments »

In the past, orthodontic treatment was often considered a childhood issue. It is certainly true that children benefit from orthodontic procedures, since major alignment issues are often more easily corrected ... Read more..

Gum Disease Links to Heart Disease and Stroke

Saturday, October 19th, 2013 Posted in Dental articles for patients | No Comments »

Several theories exist to explain the link between periodontal disease and heart disease. One theory is that oral bacteria can affect the heart when they enter the blood stream, attaching ... Read more..

The Need for a Tooth Extraction

Sunday, October 13th, 2013 Posted in Dental articles for patients | No Comments »

Dental problems need to be addressed in their early stages to ensure that the issue can be resolved. Problems that are not treated soon enough may lead to complications, which ... Read more..

Implantation Indications And Contraindications

Sunday, October 6th, 2013 Posted in Dental articles for patients | No Comments »

The main indications of dental implants include: · the absence of one or several teeth; · the complete absence of all teeth in the jaw; · soreness when using dentures. Certain bone resorption preventive ... Read more..