Children’s smiles are just as vulnerable to tooth decay and other oral health issues as an adult’s smile is, which means routine care is crucial. In today’s blog, your Newhall, CA, dentist looks at how we take a preventive approach to children’s dentistry, helping kids of all ages maintain optimal oral health and brighter smiles.
According to studies by organizations such as the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), half of adults in the United States over the age of 30 suffer from periodontal disease. Unless managed with regular treatment, this disease could be linked to adult tooth loss! Fortunately, there are plenty of steps you can take to prevent the onset of periodontal disease, and your Newhall, CA, dentist also has preventive options to help strengthen your smile.
If we brush and floss our teeth every day, isn’t that enough to keep our teeth clean and strong? Unfortunately, while vital for your oral health, brushing and flossing isn’t quite enough to keep smiles free of issues like tooth decay and gum disease. For that, you need to see your Newhall, CA, dentist every six months for a professional dental cleaning.
To offer quality care for patients of all ages, we implement advanced technology for checkups, periodontal care, and other treatment options. If you have one or more missing teeth then we can address these gaps with implant dentistry, and use digital technology to do so with precision. In today’s blog, let’s find out how CT scanning helps your Newhall, CA, dentist replace lost teeth!
When our jaw joints undergo excessive strain and stress, this could result in a serious oral health issue known as TMJ disorder, or TMD. Over time, the disorder could be linked to major problem with your oral health, including damaged teeth! In today’s blog, your Newhall, CA, dentist will look at how we identify and treat TMJ disorder to prevent complications.
Did you know that following tooth loss, your jawbone will lose mass and density? Which means you could have difficulty replacing missing teeth with durable and lifelike dental implants. Fortunately, your Newhall, CA, dentist can help strengthen your jawbone tissue with grafting, making sure you’re ready to obtain a whole and stunning new smile!
Dental implants don’t need crowns, clasps, or suction to stay in place. Instead, we insert them into the jawbone like natural tooth roots. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at this process in depth, and explain the benefits of addressing tooth loss with implant dentistry. Find out when you should contact your Newhall, CA, about replacing missing teeth!
When you lose more than a couple of natural teeth, this could cause serious problems for your ability to eat, speak clearly, or smile with confidence. To help people in Newhall, CA, with multiple missing teeth, especially if they suffer from the loss of most of them, we may suggest a full denture. In today’s blog, let’s look at how creating and placing a set of dentures helps restore a smile!
You shouldn’t overlook even a single missing tooth. Instead, you should let your Newhall, CA, dentist know as soon as possible. The sooner we treat your tooth loss, the sooner we help you avoid serious complications for your smile’s beauty and function. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at how we create and place a custom-made dental bridge.
When you have a tooth that is chipped or cracked, or one suffering from a cavity or infection, then you likely need a restoration to avoid further discomfort or losing the tooth altogether. In today’s blog, your Newhall, CA, dentist will look at how we treat smiles and restore teeth with lifelike and durable porcelain dental crowns.