Dr. David’s Tooth Talk
Dental implants have been available for many decades. However, for most patients, they are still a relatively new concept. When considering the cost of dental implants and comparing quotes in the Prescott area, there are several important points that you should keep in mind.
Your mouth is a gateway to infection, inflammation and systemic disease.; ignore it at your own risk. Skipping basic oral hygiene and dental checkups can not only lead to a dingy smile but to serious health problems.
Call us: (928) 445-8980 Se Habla EspañolScaling & Root PlaningPeriodontal Scaling & Root Planing Scaling and root planning are one of the most successful ways to treat gum disease before it may become much more severe. It’s a procedure done with local...
Dental tooth bonding is used in many various ways, but it’s use is more popular for repairing chipped teeth. The bonding materials (high-density, space-age plastics called composite resin) and porcelain–are more natural in color and can be designed to perfectly match the surrounding teeth making it difficult to distinguish there ever was a broken tooth.
Grinding your teeth can put a lot of stress on your temporomandibular joints, which are the hinged joints of your jaw on either side of your head. Tension and exertion and the TMJs can lead to back, neck and shoulder pain, as well as frequent headaches, facial soreness and tooth pain.
Teeth grinding is a fairly common habit. Many people grind their teeth without knowing it as they sleep. This issue may go unknown to you because you may grind your teeth while you sleep. Teeth grinding is bad for your teeth and can lead to some painful symptoms.
As we already know, tooth cavities are not uncommon. However, with the right dental health know-how, you can help prevent them. It all starts with proper brushing, daily flossing, fluoride, and more.
Call us: (928) 445-8980 Se Habla EspañolCosmetic Dentistry & Cosmetic DentistsWhat’s Cosmetic Dentistry Cosmetic dentistry is dentistry aimed at creating a positive change to your teeth and to your smile. It is common for many to think of teeth whitening or...
No one ever wants to experience toothaches or broken teeth, however, knowing what to do in any dental emergency situation can decrease your risk of further complications. The best action you can take is to contact a dentist right away. At Prescott Dental Arts, we are here to assist you in all your dental emergency needs. You will need to set up an emergency dental appointment as soon as possible. It’s crucial that you schedule an appointment right away.
According to the American Cancer Society, 48, 330 new cases of oral cancer will be diagnosed; 9,570- of these people will die of the disease. In Arizona, oral-cavity cancer accounts for about 3 percent of all cancer cases; the rate is the same nationwide.
Recent years have seen an overall decrease in new cases of this type of cancer; however a recent rise in cases has been linked to infection with HPV- human papilloma virus. People with HPV- associated cancer have better outcomes than those without HPV.