Help! My Dentures Do Not Stay in My Mouth and I...

Did you know, alligators can regrow a lost tooth up to 50 times during their lifetime. If only people had the same ability, we wouldn’t have to worry about losing our teeth as we get older or due to our poor dental hygiene. However, we are not that lucky. Tooth loss can severely impact our…

Earn double reward points and support Breast Cancer Awareness!

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smile 21

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Thirteen Crazy Braces Rubber Bands Color Combinations for the Holidays

One of the best things about braces rubber bands is that you can customize them to showcase your own unique personality. There is really no better time to do just that than around the holidays. If you know how braces work, you know that you get to change the color of the bands on the...…

Prepping for success

The UMKC School of Dentistry, with help from a federal grant, has expanded and renamed its program for recruiting and encouraging students from underserved populations. The school is sharing a five-year, $3.2 million grant with the UMKC School of Medicine and School of Pharmacy. It is known as a STAHR grant, for Students in Training…

Don’t Be Afraid of Root Canals

Mention the words “root canal” to many people and you may induce feelings of dread. But despite their unfairly deserved reputation as an unpleasant and painful treatment, you might be surprised to find out they’re not as bad as you think.  All too frequently, people tend to fear the unknown or what they don’t understand.…

What Makes Morgan Hill Smiles So Unique?

As I was carpooling and running errands the other day, I noticed how often I see my dental patients around Morgan Hill. Sometimes I feel sort of like an old fashioned country doctor, but with much cooler technology. Why am I telling you this? I understand there are lots of dentists in Morgan Hill to…

Does Invisalign Really Work? Invisalign VS Braces

Invisalign can be an attractive alternative to conventional braces for a number of reasons. In fact, it’s in the name. It’s meant to be a way to fix the alignment of your teeth without the constraints of metal braces. That means: The appearance of braces – no bracket or wires The inability to remove braces…

Where to find your perfect pumpkin

Grab the kids and your seasonal spirit, because it’s time to find your perfect pumpkin for Halloween 2019. We have scoured the Lower Mainland for the best places to turn your pumpkin hunt into family fun. And more than just pumpkins, many of these locations offer large varieties of other seasonal items, such as corn…

Confidence & Comfort

Dental implants can help you smile more! Dental implants can help you look, eat, and feel better. Over a million have been successfully placed in North America. That’s a lot of smiles! If you’ve been considering implants, here are a few commonly asked questions. What is an implant? An implant has two parts: a biocompatible…

Gum Disease: Get the Facts [Infographic]

  Gum disease, also known as periodontitis or periodontal disease, is a very common illness among adults. You may wonder, “What is it? What are its causes? And is it preventable?” When plaque isn’t removed by brushing, flossing, and regular dental visits, it can become a problem. Bacteria in plaque produce toxins that can infect…

Treating Shoulder Pain

Getting Rid Of Shoulder Pain Your shoulders are a part of your body that you might take for granted—until you injure the area and start feeling pain on a regular basis. The problem is, shoulder pain can stem from a variety of causes. You might be in pain because of an accident or a fall…

Full Mouth Dental Implants

What are full Mouth Dental Implants If you find yourself seeking a dental solution for missing tooth or teeth, your dentist will most likely offer two popular options: inexpensive bridges … Continue reading "Full Mouth Dental Implants" The post Full Mouth Dental Implants appeared first on .

Day Two Blog Post, Inca 2019

The Journey Begins We are 19 adventurous souls traveling together ranging in age from 17 to 62.  We come from many walks of life, from rural towns and big cities. Some of us are doing this adventure as solo travelers, we have a mother and daughter combination, three married couples and multiple small friend groups. What we all share is a…

When Are All-on-4 Dental Implants the Best Option?

Patients have many options when it comes to replacing missing teeth. The right treatment depends on the individual. Single tooth implants, as the name suggests, replace only one missing tooth. Some patients have multiple teeth missing from their mouths due to gum disease or an accident. These patients require solutions like implant-supported dentures or All-on-4…

Giving to Others Can Help You Live a Healthier and Happier Life

Who hasn’t heard the adage, “There is more happiness in giving than in receiving”? Recent studies have shown that not only are givers happier, they are also living longer and healthier lives! Researchers have recently looked into what is known as the “helper’s high” – that warm fuzzy feeling you get from helping others – and how…



What Causes Underbite & What You Can Do About It

Overview Causes Treatment Underbite is not considered very good looking in our society. But it can also have some negative effects on oral health (and, in turn, overall health). But ... Read more The post What Causes Underbite & What You Can Do About It appeared first on Authority Dental.



How Clean Is Your Tongue?

“BRUSH YOUR TEETH for two full minutes twice a day and floss your teeth once a day.” You’ve probably lost count of how many times you’ve heard that, but how often have you heard that you should be cleaning your tongue every day too? The Difference A Clean Tongue Makes More bacteria likes to live…

Root Cause Is Junk Science

This article and comments were prepared before Netflix recently pulled a controversial documentary about root canals called Root Cause. For those of you that have seen it or heard about it and have questions about your own root canals, I wanted to address these questions in this article. As always, you may contact me if…

Can My Beverage Choices Affect My Cosmetic Dental Work?

After you receive cosmetic dental work at your Lake Forest, IL dentist’s office, you can feel excited to share your improved smile with everyone. People who make esthetic improvements to their teeth can feel a boost in their confidence levels, and that confidence can have personal and professional benefits. Even if you elect to receive...…

Can Adults Wear Braces to Close Gaps in Teeth?

Braces are not a teenager fancy anymore. More and more grown-ups are utilizing braces to close gaps and straighten their teeth. The British Orthodontic Society (BOS), three-quarters of their member’s concord that more grown-ups are getting treatment in the facilities than teenagers and young kids. Several reasons can be attributed to the rise of braces…