Prosthetic Dentistry Options After Tooth Loss

You have options that allow you to recover from tooth loss. It’s important to know about these options, because if you’re informed, it will make you more likely to seek the care you need. Too often, patients feel defeated and hopeless after tooth loss. It can be a frustrating, embarrassing experience, but it doesn’t have to be the end of the road for your smile. Prosthetic dentistry options allow you to replace missing teeth and rebuild your smile. These prosthetic options can also keep your remaining teeth and other oral tissues safe and healthy for the future. It’s time to learn about your options. (more…)

When Can Bonding Help Your Smile?

Extensive dental procedures can seem daunting, especially when you have to consider an extraction to preserve your oral health. What’s more, the time and effort that these procedures require can be draining. Fortunately, a variety of dental concerns can actually be taken care of with relatively minimally invasive procedures that do not take as long as expected. If you were to chip or crack a tooth, for example, an extraction would hardly be considered, as there are procedures that can be utilized to correct the broken structure and improve your appearance. Whether you are experiencing a chip, crack, or stain that ordinary whitening cannot address, your Kahoka, MO dentist at Barbour Dental may be able to help you with the process of tooth bonding and contouring.

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The Impact of The Holidays on Your Smile

The holidays are finally here and Thanksgiving is just around the corner. During this festive time many people are looking forward to indulging in delicious food and goodies along with being with their families. While holidays are a reprieve from usual hustle and bustle that accompanies every other day of the year, it is important not to get too relaxed to the point it could cause cavities or other dangers to you and your family’s smiles. Fortunately, our Kahoka, Mo dentist at Barbour Dental has a few tips and tricks to help you keep your grin safe while enjoying the seasonal festivities.

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