23 05, 2019

Learn About the Advantages of Dental Implants


Learn About the Advantages of Dental Implants There are numerous benefits when considering permanent teeth replacement. Find out more about dental implants near you. 1. Natural appearance, feel, and function — a set of strong and durable implants look and function similar to a healthy set of teeth. High quality natural looking crowns are fastened to the implanted structure. You can chew and eat all the foods you want with the implant-supported bridges even as you have the best of smiles. 2. Long Life — 5 to 7 years is the maximum traditional bridges [...]

Learn About the Advantages of Dental Implants2019-04-17T02:47:42+00:00
19 05, 2019

Are Dental Implants Right for You?


Are Dental Implants Right for You? In dentistry today, dental implants seem to offer the best solution for replacing lost teeth. If one or several of your teeth are missing, dental implants are probably the best option you can have. Keep reading about how they can improve your smile. The following are the five topmost ways to find out whether or not you should go for dental implants as a replacement for your lost teeth: 1. You prefer a long-term solution for one missing tooth, if not more missing [...]

Are Dental Implants Right for You?2019-04-17T02:34:17+00:00
9 05, 2019

Dental Implants vs. Dentures


Dental Implants vs. Dentures In the past, removable full mouth or partial dentures have been the standard option for replacement of missing natural teeth. However, in the dawn of new technology, dental implants are becoming the preferred choice for patients, as removable prosthetics become a less popular choice. This shift has brought a significant number of benefits which we will discuss with you below. This information will help you make better choices whether removable prosthetics or implants are a good option for you. Dental Implants What are Dental Implants? They consist [...]

Dental Implants vs. Dentures2019-04-15T15:12:17+00:00
5 05, 2019

What to Know Before Starting Invisalign Treatment


What to Know Before Starting Invisalign Treatment You must admit, it’s hard to smile and be confident if you have naturally crooked or overlapping teeth. Fortunately for us, thanks to the modern advancements in dentistry, this is no longer a problem. We are not talking about wearing those metal braces, but rather the Invisalign aligners. However, before getting them, there are a couple of factors that one needs to know about it. Find out more about fixing crooked teeth with clear aligners. The Aligners Are Discreet and Removable The Invisalign Aligners are made of clear [...]

What to Know Before Starting Invisalign Treatment2019-04-15T15:03:40+00:00
20 04, 2019

Coverage with Ameritas


Are you looking for an excellent dentist near you that accepts PPO? Our dental office in Frisco, TX is pleased to accept many types of insurance plans, including Ameritas PPO. Ameritas is a provider that allows you to select your own dentist. Ameritas currently offers three plans that we accept. Although each plan has a $50 annual deductible per person, they provide different levels of coverage. Plan 1 does not cover major treatments, but it does offer 80% coverage of preventive care as well as 50% of basic care costs. Plan 2 covers 100% of preventive care and 50% of basic [...]

Coverage with Ameritas2019-04-17T03:07:41+00:00
19 04, 2019

Detect Tooth Decay Under Crowns


Detect Tooth Decay Under Crowns Dental crowns are usually placed over a tooth to restore its appearance, function and to protect one that had a cavity or is otherwise weakened. In most cases, people who receive them continue with their regular eating habits once they have been installed. However, they, while protected, can still be damaged by cavities, which could then cause decay. So it is important to know what to do and how to prevent damage before it’s too late. Read more about saving your teeth with affordable dental crowns. How Can You Tell [...]

Detect Tooth Decay Under Crowns2019-04-19T15:19:30+00:00
19 04, 2019

Learn How Dental Bridges Are Created


Learn How Dental Bridges are created Dental Bridges Procedure Before the advances of modern dentistry, getting this type of restoration would usually require two visits. Now, with the advances of CAD/CAM and other technologies, this procedure is now possible in just a single visit. Read more about dental bridges. To learn more about how they are attached, take a look at the following steps: 1. Healing and Recovery - Healing is needed in cases where a tooth was freshly extracted. The gum is given time to fully heal before starting the procedure. 2. Anesthesia - After the gum [...]

Learn How Dental Bridges Are Created2019-05-01T23:32:18+00:00
18 04, 2019

What are the situations that will require teeth removal


What are the situations that will require teeth removal Tooth extraction is a dental procedure whereby it is extracted from its socket (dental alveolus). It is common among children to have theirs extracted because their teeth are still growing. However, teenagers and adults may need to have theirs removed especially when they cause problems. Learn more about gentle teeth removal. Your permanent teeth are made to last for a lifetime are but there could be a number of reasons when extraction becomes necessary. Extraction is the only option available when their condition has deteriorated to its [...]

What are the situations that will require teeth removal2019-04-15T12:34:22+00:00
12 04, 2019

What is the aftercare for a tooth extraction


What is the aftercare for a tooth extraction Your dentist will provide you detailed instructions of what you can expect after your tooth has been extracted. These instructions will be provided to you usually in the form of leaflets. You will need to follow the instructions or you could be delaying the healing time, or in the worst case, you may end up with a dry socket. Find out about safe tooth pulling. Given below are some of the do's and don'ts after an  extraction. Do's Rest. Stay away [...]

What is the aftercare for a tooth extraction2019-04-12T16:32:22+00:00
13 02, 2019

Choose Highland Oak Dental for your Dental Needs


Choose Highland Oak Dental for your Dental Needs Choosing a Dentist Our expert dentists understand that having good oral health and a perfect smile is one of the things that would make a person’s life happier. If this is something that you would like to have – then come to us. We can help you achieve that, plus more! At Highland Oak Dental, we take care of you and provide you with excellent customer service and experience that our patients deserve. No Anxiety Dentistry In our clinic, we only have one thing to offer: ‘An Outstanding Patient Experience’. Our goal is [...]

Choose Highland Oak Dental for your Dental Needs2019-03-12T13:04:06+00:00