Everyone wants an amazing smile but unfortunately in our quest for brighter, whiter teeth we sometimes forget about our gums. Gum disease is a surprisingly common oral health problem and unfortunately, it’s easy to overlook.
If the thought of dental implant cost is leaving you tossing and turning at night, you can relax. Patients who have been recommended implants always reply with “how much is a dental implant?”
Dental implants or veneers? If you’re suffering from a damaged or missing tooth, then you might be wondering what your best options are. Both dental implants and veneers are types of dental restorations, but veneers are quite different from implants.
You may not know it but gum disease is the number one cause of tooth loss, so it is essential to know how to get healthy gums, and how to keep them that way. The scary part is that most people don’t know that they have gum disease because it is relatively painless but by paying attention to your dental hygiene and brushing and flossing daily you can keep your gums healthy.
Many people are seeking information on how to treat gingivitis because believe it or not, it's surprisingly common. In fact, in a nationwide 2009 study on Periodontal Diseases in the Australian Adult Population it was found that 24% of people tested showed early signs of gum disease (gingivitis).
So you're sick to the buck teeth.... oops, back teeth with your unsightly smile. Don't worry, you're
not alone in feeling this way. According to a recent survey, 55% of Aussie adults don't like how their teeth look and a whopping 62% of us would certainly consider teeth straightening.