3 Reasons Dental Fillings Are Not Good Alternatives To Dental Crowns
31 July 2016
When you find out how much it will cost to get a dental crown for one of your teeth, you may wonder if there are any alternative options. Dental crowns are expensive and there really are no good alternatives; however, you might be able to save some money now and postpone the crown by choosing to have a normal filling placed in the tooth instead of a crown. Before you talk to your dentist about this, you should realize the following three things.
Signs That Indicate That You May Have Sleep Apnea
13 July 2016
Sleep apnea is a very serious medical condition in which a person momentarily stops breathing during their sleep. Therefore, it is important to know the signs that may indicate that you have this condition so you can get prompt medical treatment from a sleep apnea treatment center.
Excessively Loud Snoring
Snoring is not automatically a warning that you have sleep apnea. However, loud and persistent snoring night after night may be a sign of it.
Questions And Answers About Dental Bonding
27 June 2016
If your teeth have obvious cosmetic flaws, you may be interested in altering the way that they look. There are many different dental applications that can improve the appearance of your teeth. One of the fastest and easiest ways to hide cosmetic imperfections is through a composite dental bonding application.
For dental bonding, a pliable plastic known as resin is used to cover the teeth or even to fill in a portion of missing tooth material.
3 Types Of Bite Issues That Can Be Fixed Using Dental Veneers
7 June 2016
A bite issue can happen when opposing or neighboring teeth are not in the correct position, which causes discomfort or pain when you hold your mouth shut or chew on food. A major bite problem, which include crowding and severe overbites, should be fixed using oral surgery and orthodontics. Small bite problems can actually be fixed using dental veneers. The artificial shells will help cover and reshape your existing teeth in these 3 situations.