Dolfield Dental Blog
January 15, 2019
Old Man Winter is officially upon us. Time to bundle up in front of a crackling fire and relax with a warm beverage. While you’re at it, check out these five flu season tips from a local dentist. Each of them can help you to overcome sneezes and sniffles without causing cavities.
January 10, 2019
The holidays are a time for merriment. But making merry may be the last thing on your mind when you’re struck with a painful toothache. You can reduce the chance you’ll need an emergency dentist by eating sensibly, brushing daily, and taking tooth care supplies with you when you travel.
December 13, 2018
The holidays are that special time of year when we treat ourselves to a few extra indulgences; and that’s the way it should be. But all that celebrating can lead to a terrible toothache down the road if we overdo things. That’s why we offer these timely tips from a dentist on enjoying your festivities while keeping your teeth and gums in top shape.
Following a few flu season tips can help to keep you healthy throughout the winter months. This includes taking care of your teeth and gums, since they are your body’s first line of defense against infection.
October 3, 2018
Are you missing teeth? Many Americans, at least 120 million, are missing at least one tooth. There are a handful of replacement options, but dental implants have become regarded as one of the best. They offer the most stable and supportive replacement, while looking and feeling like your natural teeth. Read on to learn why dental implants are such a popular tooth replacement, and what benefits they will bring to your smile from an expert implant dentist.
September 26, 2018
If you feel like everything seems to be “cookie-cutter” these days, and you desire to have a more personal interaction with your dentist, then don’t be dismayed. There’s a dentist near you who believes in treating patients on an individual basis and not as a number. Read on to learn how Dr. Milner and the staff at Dolfield Dental make patients feel like family!
September 10, 2018
Medical science has known about the dangers of smoking since the early 1960s. But recent studies show that people who have seen an implant dentist have even more reasons to kick the habit. You see, not only does smoking put you at risk for cancer and heart disease, it can also cause your dental implants to fail. The only way to avoid this problem is to stop smoking. The best time to do this is now, before cigarettes take a further toll on your health.
August 26, 2018
There’s no need to feel embarrassed about oral health issues. The time will come when all of us must deal with challenges like damaged, decayed, or missing teeth. When this happens, an implant dentist may be just the type of professional you need.
July 4, 2018
Dental implants are widely regarded as the most reliable tooth replacement solution. Thanks to their ability to safely integrate with existing bone and gum tissue, they offer a secure and long-lasting option for patients who don’t want to settle for inferior replacement methods.
With that being said, it is possible for dental implants to fail, even if it is rare. In the future, you may need to replace or restore the implant received for a number of reasons. Here are a few that have occurred in previous cases, as well as how your dentist fixes failures if they occur.
June 12, 2018
Dental implants enable even individuals who have experienced extensive tooth loss to regain their smile and their confidence. If you are thinking about undergoing this treatment, you have a lot to look forward to! When you speak to your dentist about your desire to replace your missing teeth, it’s possible that you’ll discuss the following two types of implants.