When Bone Grafting May Be Needed for Your Dental Work

Bone grafting is a procedure that involves transplanting bone into your jaw to repair or replace damaged areas. This procedure is often performed by dentists in preparation of a tooth implant. Knowing when you need this procedure done and what is involved is essential. When Is Bone Grafting Needed? Whether you lost a tooth due to […]

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Senior Oral Health: Addressing Tooth Loss After 60

By age 65, 50% of Americans have lost around 12 teeth. While many often think this is solely a cosmetic concern, it actually has serious implications for health. Treating missing teeth will help you prevent prevent future tooth loss and enjoy a future of great oral health. Most importantly, you can regain confidence and function as you […]

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A Comprehensive Guide to Dental Implants

If you’re missing one or more teeth due to decay or injury, you may be feeling self-conscious or insecure. You may even be avoiding social settings or smiling with their teeth so that others won’t notice. Fortunately, there are a range of dental implant options available to patients in Cabot, AR. What Are Dental Implants? Dental implants […]

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Overcome Dental Anxiety With These Coping Methods

Dental anxiety is a fear surrounding the dental setting and treatment. It’s fairly common, with about 36 percent of the population suffering from fear of the dentist and an additional 12 percent with severe dental anxiety. Those with dental anxiety face serious repercussions, such as avoiding necessary and recommended dental care and procedures. Overcoming your dental anxiety is vital […]

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Veneers and Dental Crowns: Explore Your Options for Repairing a Chipped Tooth

If you have recently chipped a tooth, seeking treatment right away is important, as it may lead to further damage and sensitivity. Fortunately, Samuel F. Jirik, DDS, offers a couple of options for treating a chipped tooth, including porcelain veneers and dental crowns. Both options can restore your tooth and allow you to enjoy the foods you love […]

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Experience the Benefits of Zoom! Teeth Whitening

Tooth discoloration can happen if your teeth have developed stains from your daily coffee or simply from years of stains. Teeth whitening treatments have been used for centuries to reduce staining and encourage a whiter smile. Luckily, they have developed a great deal since then to be more effective with fewer treatments. Zoom! teeth whitening has […]

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How Cosmetic Gum Contouring and Grafting Can Brighten Your Smile

The right balance of gum tissue is an important part of our oral hygiene, but it also affects our physical appearance. Many people have either an excess of gum tissue. Other times, they have too little. If you fall into one of those categories, then cosmetic gum contouring and grafting might be the perfect solution […]

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What Are All-On-Four Dental Implants?

If you’re missing one or more teeth, you’re not alone. In fact, a staggering 36 million Americans don’t have any teeth, and 120 million people in the U.S. are missing at least one tooth, according to the American College of Prosthodontists.  Whether those missing teeth are caused by accidents, injuries, or simply old age, dentures are […]

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Are You Flossing Correctly?

You take care of your teeth. You brush your teeth every day. For two whole minutes. Using a circular motion, with firm, but not aggressive, pressure. You abstain or limit staining foods such as coffee. You take sugar in moderation. You are flossing your teeth properly. Every day. Sound like you? If it doesn’t, don’t worry, you […]

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Must Know Facts About Porcelain Veneers

They say those who have their smile have it all. However, over the course of a life, teeth are put through a tremendous amount of wear and tear, and with diets steadily increasing the amount of acid and sugar over decades, teeth now face even more breakdown than they used to. Luckily, there are plenty […]

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