Unsightly Gaps: When A Knocked-Out Tooth Cannot Be Replaced

Posted on: 29 December 2014

Many children and teens knock out adult teeth while playing or participating in sports. If the tooth is found and preserved in milk or tooth-rescue solution and dental care is sought immediately, the tooth can often be replaced in the jaw. However, there are situations in which the tooth cannot be saved. Sometimes the tooth is lost in a field, becomes too dirty to re-insert, or is too cracked and damaged to save. [Read More]

5 Health Conditions That Can Affect Your Kids

Posted on: 15 October 2014

Childhood is a critical time for human growth and development -- but it's also a time when the human body faces challenges from a variety of potential ailments. To make sure your kids remain as healthy and productive as possible, be on the lookout for these five common childhood conditions. 1. Asthma Asthma, a narrowing of the airways leading to the lungs that causes breathing trouble, is a mysteriously widespread threat to children. [Read More]

Considering Dental Bridges In Silverado Ranch? Here's What You Need To Know

Posted on: 30 December 2013

In Silverado Ranch, dental bridges are prosthetic devices that can restore your smile. Dental bridges are used to replace one missing tooth or several missing teeth. There are several types of dental bridges that Silverado Ranch dentists can place to replace missing teeth. It's important to understand the various types of dental bridges, how they are placed, and how to take care of them, so you will be able to make a good decision as to whether or not they will work for you. [Read More]