Oral Health: Dental Bridges

Is your smile missing a few of your teeth? Are you searching for a way to make your smile whole once more? If you answered yes, a dental bridge might be the restoration you’ve been looking for. If it is taken care of properly, a dental bridge can be a permanent prosthetic device. If you… Read more »

Dental Implants Can Help Your Smile

Are you missing one or more teeth? Do dentures or dental bridges not fit quite right for you? If so, you might want to consider getting a dental implant to restore your smile. A dental implant is a metal post or frame that is surgically put on your jawbone just underneath your gums. Once that… Read more »

Taking Care of Your Dental Implants

Dental implants have become very popular over the years. One reason is that they are convenient. An implant is a great solution for a single missing tooth. An implant does not have to be removed, scrubbed and soaked at night, and it can be brushed and flossed just like other teeth. They are also sturdy…. Read more »

A Tooth Lost to a Severe Cavity Can Often Be Replaced by a Dental Implant

Once the natural bacteria in your mouth have afflicted a tooth with a cavity they will continue to exploit the available dental structure. Without professional treatment, severe tooth decay can cause a severe dental fracture or the total loss of a tooth. In some of these cases, the tooth can be treated by performing a… Read more »

Close the Gap in Your Smile With a Dental Bridge

If you are missing one or more permanent teeth, Dr. Johnson, Dr. Nguyen, Dr. Smith, Dr. Dimond, and Dr. Spindle may recommend a dental bridge in , , to restore your smile. A dental bridge is made up of a replacement tooth with a dental crown on either side. The crowns are placed on the… Read more »

A Tooth Lost Can Often Be Replaced by a Bridge

Tooth loss can occur from different causes. Most of the time, it is the result of severe, untreated decay. However, dental avulsion, severe dental fractures, and gum disease complications can also cause tooth loss. Beyond the impaired ability to chew food, speak or look as attractive as you would like, tooth loss can have other… Read more »

How Implant Dentistry Can Bring Back Your Smile

Sometimes our patients have to part with one or more of their natural teeth. This is regrettable because the loss of a tooth can affect a person’s self-esteem and have more serious repercussions in the future. Here at Acre Wood Dental, we want you to enjoy a healthy lifestyle, so that means restoring your smile… Read more »