Causes, Symptoms and Treatment for Receding Gums

Causes, Symptoms and Treatment for Receding Gums

What are Receding Gums? Gum recession is an oral condition where the gum tissue that surrounds the teeth pulls back and expose more parts of the teeth, sometimes even the root. Receding gums increases the chance of plaque and disease-causing bacteria buildup because it creates gaps in the teeth and gum line. Severe gum recession damages the bone structure which …

Which Type of Dental Implant is Best for Me?

Which Type of Dental Implant is Best for Me?

A dental implant is one of the best solutions for tooth loss. Whether your tooth was knocked out from an accident or it was extracted to maintain your oral health, a dental implant can replace your missing tooth. Dr. Schwartz offers a variety of dental implant treatment options. Dental implants vary according to the type and technique used during the …

Top 5 Restorative Dental Care Treatments

What is Restorative Dental Care?

Restorative dental care is the procedure of restoring damaged and replacing missing teeth. The goal is to restore and enhance the appearance of your teeth and to maintain your oral health. Restorative dental care can also help prevent future oral health problems. Why is restorative dental care important? Missing and damaged teeth do not just affect your dental health and …

Dental Implants vs. Dentures

Dental Implants vs. Dentures

According to statistics submitted by the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, about 69% of adults between 35 to 44 years old have lost at least 1 permanent tooth. Tooth loss may be due to an accident, tooth decay or gum disease. However, a missing tooth can now be replaced with a dental implant or a denture. Both dentures …

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Dental Sealants: How Do They Work? How Long Do They Last? And Do They Hurt?

Almost all U.S. adults (99.7%) surveyed by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry believe that a healthy smile is socially important. Unfortunately, achieving and maintaining a healthy smile is much easier said than done. (dental sealants procedure) That’s where professional dental care comes in. From teeth cleaning to dental crowns, there are dozens of options available for you to consider …

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Prepping For Dental Fillings: 3 Tips to Keep In Mind

Our teeth are extremely important and should be properly cared for from the time we are young to our elderly years. Unfortunately, not everybody is fully aware of how to keep their teeth clean and strong for extended periods of time. Currently, at least one in five Americans has at least one untreated cavity. One of the reasons so many …

Cracked Tooth vs.Chipped Tooth, Causes and Treatments

Everyone loves having a good smile. We show our smile to people all the time, and we want to be proud of it. The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry conducted a survey, uncovering that 99.7% of adults in the United States believe that is is socially important to have a healthy smile. Unfortunately, we do things to our teeth every …

4 Major Advantages of High Quality Dentures

Though proper dental care and regular visits to the dentist are essential when it comes to avoiding serious oral health issues, accidents and illnesses do happen. Fortunately, there are several options to replace missing teeth. Dentures, for instance, can help you regain your confidence and give you back that winning smile. In this short guide, you will learn more about …

What To Ask Your Dentist When Seeking a Cosmetic Dentistry Procedure

If you are interested in getting cosmetic dental work done, Dr. James Schwartz DDS recommends that there are a couple of very important questions that you will need to ask your dentist. Below are some of the key questions that you will need to ask about cosmetic dentistry procedure: What Will The Outcome of My Cosmetic Dentistry Procedure Be? You …

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Affordable & Effective Cosmetic Dental Procedures

Do you wish that your teeth were straighter or whiter? Or do you find yourself hiding your smile? If so, then cosmetic dentistry can help you. There are numerous cosmetic dental procedures that can help improve your smile and some of those procedures include porcelain crowns, tooth-colored fillings, porcelain veneers, or even short term cosmetic orthodontics. Tooth-colored fillings are a good …