Craniofacial Surgeon

Craniofacial Surgeon

  A craniofacial surgeon corrects deformities of the face and skull.  Craniofacial dentistry is a subspecialty of plastic and reconstructive surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery,...
Cosmetic Dentist

Aesthetic/Cosmetic Dentist

An aesthetic, or cosmetic dentist is a specialist that combines the art and science of dentistry to improve not only a patient’s oral health...
Oral Health Specialties

Oral Health Specialties

There are nine recognized fields of specialty within dentistry and several other areas that are not formally recognized as specialties.  While all dentists attend...

Dental Implants for Baby Boomers

Implant dentistry presents a shift in treatments and treatment planning to achieve the deserved outcome for you, the patient. In successful modern and implant dentistry,...
Dental Crowns

Dental Crowns

If teeth are severely damaged, dental crowns may be a highly effective treatment.  Grinding your teeth, bad bites, age, fillings, and tooth decay are...
Athletic Mouthguards

Athletic Mouthguards

A mouth guard protects the teeth and other areas of the face from impact during sport activities, distributing force evenly throughout the entire mouth....
Medication in Dentistry

Medication in Dentistry

Dentists, like physicians, prescribe medications for many reasons.  While some medications are formulated to fight oral diseases, others are composed to prevent infections after...
How Illegal Drugs Use Affect Your Teeth

How Illegal Drugs Affect Your Teeth

Illegal drugs are dangerous on multiple levels.  However, the danger posed by illegal drugs to your teeth is often ignored, overlooked, or forgotten.  Whether...
dentures

Dentures

Dentures are removable dental appliances that replace missing teeth. Unlike dental implants and dental bridges, which are permanently affixed, dentures are resting on top...
Dental Implants

Dental Implants

Dental implants are a popular alternative to dentures, bridgework, and other dental procedures used to replace severely damaged or missing teeth. Implants can also...