Often, people view their dental health as primarily cosmetic. If they are able to hide a problem, then maybe it doesn’t matter. They do this with a different smile or a different manner of speech. And some others think that the health of the mouth only affects the teeth, or maybe the head, as well…. Read more »
Implant-supported, also known as “all-on-4” or “fixed” dentures, are prosthetic devices designed to replace your teeth. This procedure has many benefits over traditional dentures, while being significantly more affordable than whole-mouth implant solutions. Rather than rely upon traditional adhesives, these are teeth designed to attach to the jaw bone itself. Today, your Bedford, MA dentist… Read more »
During summer, we all love to spend as much time with each other as possible. Here in Massachusetts, it’s a fantastic time to get together at the pool or the beach, or have a barbecue with some family. But with all that connection in the open air comes a bit of self-doubt. We work on… Read more »
We learn from a very young age to avoid sugar in order to keep our teeth healthy. But maintaining a healthy smile is about more than simply cutting out candy. Some of the more innocent of foods can spur tooth decay, as well. Your dietary decisions can also pose lasting issues with your oral health… Read more »
A broken tooth is a situation that happens fairly commonly. People do not often take enough time to contemplate what they would do in such a situation. Being prepared for this event can save you much time and money in the long run. Today, your Bedford, MA dentist discusses what to do in this situation.
To some extent, many people chew or clench their jaw when they sleep. But for others, it can become more than just an annoyance. The persistent grinding of teeth, known as bruxism, can cause serious medical concerns if ignored. The shape and positioning of the teeth may change over time. The alignment of the jaw… Read more »
Pregnancy can be daunting, as the entire body restructures itself in order to best serve the growth of a child. One aspect that is often overlooked is how it affects the oral health of the mother. Today, your Bedford, MA dentist explains how best to ensure your pregnancy doesn’t harm your gums.