Category: Tooth Loss

Put Problems With Tooth Loss Behind You

Adjusting to a dental problem as significant as tooth loss can be difficult. In fact, many people who try to ignore the problem, or simply move on without arranging prosthetic dental work, can develop new issues over time because of their attempts to work around their incomplete smile. Something as basic as biting and chewing… Read more »

Quick Candidacy Questions (And Answers) About Bridges

Before you really get into the final decision to choose a dental bridge for your tooth replacement, it hits you: Whether or not you’re a candidate for this unique treatment has not yet been something you have verified. In fact, you’re not really sure what the requirements are! Of course, our Southlake, TX team reassures… Read more »

4 Things To Do When You’re Missing Teeth

When you’re missing teeth in your smile, whether it’s lots of teeth, a couple, or even just one, this is most certainly not a time for inaction. However, our Southlake, TX team is well aware that you may end up not taking action simply by default because you aren’t really sure what to do. The… Read more »

Are You at Risk for Tooth Loss?

If you’re worried about losing teeth in the future, then you’ll be glad to know that, contrary to popular belief, tooth loss is highly preventable. However, the risks for it can vary greatly, and you may be at a higher risk for some things than others. At our Southlake, TX, dental office, helping you identify… Read more »

3 Ways To Keep Your Teeth In 2019

While you may think a lot about keeping your smile clean, healthy, and even white, you might not set out in a new year with the singular goal of simply keeping your teeth. After all, what could possibly happen if you’re even slightly invested in your dental care that could cause you to experience tooth… Read more »

Patient Case Feature: Anterior Bridge!

Just because you already have a bridge or other prosthetic in place from another practice (or from such a long time ago, it feels like another lifetime) doesn’t mean you’re stuck with the current smile you’re displaying. In the case of today’s grin, we’re looking at a patient who came to us with the desire… Read more »

Dental Bridges: Is It A Good Choice For You?

Is it a good idea to choose a dental bridge if you have teeth missing? Or, is this not the best solution for you? What you likely know by now is that when you are really ready for an answer and a treatment, it’s best to see our team for a consultation. You’ll learn all… Read more »

Missing Teeth Replacements: How To Decide?

What’s your smile looking like these days? Have you lost a single tooth, several teeth, or perhaps all of your teeth? If so, then you may have spent at least a little time wondering if there’s a way to replace the teeth you’re missing that will work for you. Then, as you learn a bit… Read more »

Remember: Tooth Loss Can Take A While

Yes, there are those moments during which you have a tooth and you suddenly no longer have a tooth. This is generally the result of a very unexpected trauma, such as during a sports-related impact or fall. For everything else, such as tooth loss that happens due to hygiene-related problems or functional issues, there’s something… Read more »

Your Bridge: Care During Holiday Time!

When you’re a dental bridge wearer, you may wonder if there’s an easy way to keep things nice and clean when you’re on the go or when you end up at a relative’s home eating tons of yummy foods you don’t usually have on your plate! The good news is that you can most certainly… Read more »