Information for your oral health from Bucks County's leading implant and oral surgeons.
4 Reasons Why Missing Teeth Should Be Replaced
Whether caused by periodontal disease, injury, genetic anomalies or other causes requiring extraction, missing teeth are a multi-faceted concern for patients of all ages. Even just one lost tooth can dramatically alter your appearance, affecting one’s self-esteem and willingness to smile. But it isn...Continued
5 Tips for Taking Care of Your Prosthetic Teeth
Whether you’re missing one tooth or multiple teeth, dental implants and prosthetic teeth can quickly restore your smile and your confidence. Even though prosthetic teeth eliminate your concern for cavities, it’s important to brush and floss after every meal because the tissue around them is still su...Continued
A Dental Patient’s Guide to Outpatient Anesthesia
Outpatient anesthesia is simply any form of anesthesia that does not require overnight hospitalization. For the purposes of oral and maxillofacial surgeries, outpatient anesthesia typically refers to local, general anesthesia, or light IV anesthesia, also known as “twilight.” Which Procedures Can Be...Continued
Advantages of Implants for Single Tooth Replacement
A missing tooth can negatively impact one’s self-esteem and confidence, especially when it’s one of your front teeth. Fortunately, implant dentistry has come a long way in recent years, providing patients with excellent options for single and multiple tooth replacement. Options for Single Tooth Repl...Continued
Am I Too Old for Dental Implants?
Every individual at every stage of life deserves to have good oral health. Unfortunately, millions have missing teeth. Edentulism affects happiness, oral health, and overall wellness. Dental implants have long been considered a superior treatment option for edentulism compared to dentures. Unlike de...Continued
Am I Too Old to Have My Wisdom Teeth Extracted?
Most individuals undergo wisdom teeth removal in their teens or early 20s. Wisdom teeth have a strong potential for causing complications, such as impaction. However, in some cases, a dentist may have advised the patient that extraction was unnecessary. Years or decades afterward, the wisdom teeth m...Continued
April Is Oral Cancer Awareness Month
April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month. Innovative Oral Surgery & Dental Implants joins the nation’s top dental associations—including the Academy of General Dentistry, and the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons—to remind the public that screenings are especially important in ...Continued
Are Hidden Tooth Infections Making You Sick?
We traditionally think of poor diet, lack of exercise, smoking, and obesity as risk factors for chronic illness, but research suggests that hidden tooth infections should be added to this list for a number of conditions, from heart disease, endocarditis, and pneumonia, autoimmune disorders, and deme...Continued
Benefits of a Smile Makeover
Not only can a smile makeover increase your confidence, but an investment in the appearance of your teeth can pay untold dividends in all facets of your life. If you’ve been considering transforming your smile with dental implants, here are just a few of the wonderful benefits you can expect to enjo...Continued
Benefits of Having Dental Insurance
According to a survey by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly 35 percent of Americans haven’t received dental care within the last year. More often than not, it is finances that keep people from getting the treatment they need, whether a routine cleaning or complicated tooth extrac...Continued