IMPORTANT: If You’re on Blood Thinners, Let Your Oral Surgeon Know

Many people take “blood thinner” medications to prevent the formation of potentially harmful blood clots. Though these powerful drugs protect against stroke, heart attack, deep vein thrombosis (DVT), pulmonary embolism (PE), and other life-threatening events, they also interfere with the body’s natural ability to stop blood flow at the site of tissue damage. Therefore, it … 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 susceptible to gum disease. Good oral hygiene will keep … Continued