A Partial Denture and Sports Injuries

Athletes are at amplified risk of injury. That’s the nature of the job. And dental injuries are more common than you think. More than 5 million teeth are knocked out every year in sports related activities. The first thing to do to protect yourself is to wear proper safety equipment, such as a mouth guard. This can significantly decrease your... read more »

Teeth that Have Been Compromised by Severely Untreated Gum Disease Might Need to Be Replaced by Dentures

Periodontal disease, more commonly known as gum disease, can range in severity. Over time, the mild inflammation of gingivitis can worsen. If you forgo professional treatment, it could eventually progress into the more serious gum infection, known as periodontitis. When this happens, the severe infection in the gums can cause them to pull back from your teeth, causing small pockets... read more »