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The Steps We Take When Creating Your Dentures


Dentures are an excellent replacement option for people who have lost a few or all of their teeth. The dentures process is simple, direct, and does not take long to complete. We can create dentures for your specific needs that look attractive when we place them in your mouth. Our dentures will provide function and aesthetic value to your dental structure. The dentures will also preserve your current facial bone structure, which could begin to deteriorate without the proper support system that teeth or dental replacements provide.Dentures ImpressionAt a dentures appointment with Liberty Village Dental Care, we will first examine the patient’s gums and any remaining teeth, so that we […] Continue Reading


Preventive Dental Care – Tobacco Use Counseling


Tobacco use counseling has become an important component of preventive dental care. If you are addicted to cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, smokeless tobacco or any other form of tobacco, you can obtain meaningful assistance through tobacco use counseling. This unique approach to preventive dental care has helped countless individuals quit smoking and enjoy improved oral health.Why Tobacco Addicts Should Give Tobacco Use Counseling a ChanceTobacco use is terrible for oral health and the well-being of the entire body. Tobacco use is the cause for numerous oral health problems. A cigarette smoker is at risk for oral cancer, periodontal disease, stained teeth, impaired healing and gingival recession.Even the use of smokeless […] Continue Reading


Are Dental Sealants Safe?


One of the best ways to reduce cavities and enjoy a healthy smile is the application of dental sealants. This is a plastic coating that guards the biting surface of molar teeth. Dental sealants stop particles from collecting in the small fissures and cracks within molar teeth. Yet there is some question as to whether dental sealants are safe.Dental Sealants’ Alleged RiskDental sealants have bisphenol-A, commonly referred to as BPA. Excessive exposure to BPA has the potential to harm human health. Thankfully, a 2016 study conducted by the American Dental Association Product Review puts concerns regarding the BPA content of dental sealants to rest. This group was formed in 2006 […] Continue Reading


Dental Checkup Time? Addressing Dental Anxiety in Kids


As a parent, you spend most of your time watching over your child or children, including keeping track of and scheduling dental checkups. While it is completely understandable why kids do not want to go to the dentist, it is indeed necessary for their good oral health. Because dentists recommend kids come in for a dental checkup every six months, it is in every parent’s best interest to do everything they can to make their kid more comfortable when it comes time to go see the dentist.Importance of regular dental checkups for kidsWhen a child visits us for a dental checkup, we are able to check for any oral health […] Continue Reading


Top Dental Procedures for a Broken Tooth


Types of broken teethThere are many ways someone can break a tooth, when playing sports, slipping, falling, or eating really hard foods, to name a few. When teeth are strong, they are less prone to breaking. Going to regular dental appointments is one of the best ways to ensure the teeth are as strong and healthy as possible. Here are three of the common forms of broken teeth.Cracked toothA cracked or fractured tooth means that the entire tooth sustains damage while the tooth still remains in place. attempting to eat with a cracked tooth will cause intense pain and more health issues. It is also easier for a cracked tooth […] Continue Reading


If You Want to Replace Your Dentures, Visit Our Cosmetic Dentist Office for Dental Implants


If you are tired of wearing loose-fitting dentures, visit our office for dental implants. As a cosmetic dentist, we can give you implants immediately after you have lost a tooth. We can also help if you have started wearing dentures but feel that they are no longer the right solution for you. We find that many people get dentures after tooth loss simply because they hear about them and not because they are the best option for their lifestyle.While modern dentures look natural and fit better than they used to, dentures are still a removable prosthetic. Because they are designed to come out, they will never have the level of […] Continue Reading


A Dental Office Debunks Popular Oral Health Myths


As a dental office, we treat patients who are in need of emergency care, routine dental treatments, and preventative care. Regardless of why you come to our office, if you are experiencing discomfort, we will identify what the issue is, treat it, and discuss ways that you can prevent it from occurring again. Very often, this involves refuting common oral health care myths. Things like “milk is good for the teeth” has led parents to send their babies and children to bed with a bottle or cup of milk.Since there is a lot of sugar in milk, this leads to baby bottle tooth decay in countless toddlers. Common myths, while […] Continue Reading


What You Should Know About The Dental Implant Procedure


A dental implant is a tiny prosthetic device placed into your jawbone under the gum line, in order to help replace a missing tooth or lost teeth. This dental implant procedure is what we use to place the implant and consists of several steps to ensure that you have the strongest, most stable dental implant placement. The procedure starts with a complete and very comprehensive examination.What is a dental implant procedure?While there are very few factors that may preclude patients from getting a dental implant, part of our job is to ensure that patients have none of those factors and are a great candidate for dental implants. We do this […] Continue Reading


A Pediatric Dentist and the Importance of a Child’s First Appointment


As a pediatric dentist, we understand that there are few visits as important or as impactful on a child, as the very first time they step foot in a pediatric dentist‘s office. First impressions make up a large portion of how we all see the world, and this visit is no exception.For a child who has a great first experience, they will be lifelong frequent visitors of the dentist’s office, which means they will have great oral health. On the other hand, if we do not create a great memory, there is a chance they will struggle with this for years to come. One of the things we have discovered […] Continue Reading


The New Technology Behind a Dental Veneer


In dentistry, a dental veneer is one of the very few devices that can cross over between purely aesthetic and functional treatment. For a very long time, people considered dental veneers to be purely aesthetic and are still considered by some to be for nothing more than better-looking teeth. However, when you have a damaged tooth, you have three options. You repair it, replace it, or lose it.If you chose to replace it, you will need dentures or a dental implant, both considered aesthetic. If you chose to repair it, dental veneers are your best option as they not only look like the tooth once installed but also function the […] Continue Reading