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New Study Shows There’s a ‘Right’ Order to Brush and Floss Your Teeth In

It’s no secret that maintaining good oral hygiene is crucial to overall well being. The importance of both brushing with fluoride toothpaste and flossing your teeth has been ingrained in your brain by dentists and advertisements for toothpastes for your entire life. There are hundreds of products on the market from mechanical toothbrushes, to whitening [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | April 22, 2019 | Comments: 0 | Dental Health | Wellness

Recent Study Shows Correlation Between Missing Teeth and Hip Fractures

It’s only natural that the state of the human body declines with old age, but there are certain physical signs that indicate a breakdown of other parts of the body. Interestingly enough, one of these is tooth loss. Studies linking tooth loss to physical ailments are not new. In 2012, researchers found that loss of [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | April 19, 2019 | Comments: 0 | Dental Health | Wellness

What Is Osseointegration?

Among the main treatments that we offer at Implantation Dental Center involves the placement of dental implants. Likely the most important aspect of any dental implant procedure is the eventual osseointegration process that occurs. This process is vital to the ongoing success of the dental implant, which is why you should know more about what [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | March 11, 2019 | Comments: 0 | Bone Grafting | Dental implants

Choosing a Prosthodontist: Credentials and More

Prosthodontists requires specialized knowledge and experience that goes beyond general dentistry. Whether your procedure involves a single tooth or a whole mouth restoration, you need to know that the prosthodontist you choose has the credentials to earn your trust. Now that you are ready to begin the process of restoring your oral health, you can [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | February 20, 2019 | Comments: 0 | Dental Health | Dental implants

What Happens When a Dental Implant is Poorly Aligned?

Dental implants are inserted in spaces where teeth are missing. Implants can help people chew and speak better, and implants also have a similar look to real teeth. Thus, people get implants for practical and cosmetic purposes. However, a poorly aligned implant can often lead to greater problems than the patient started with.   The [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | February 11, 2019 | Comments: 0 | Dental implants

Dental Tourism: The Emergence of Revision Surgeries

Health care tourism has been on the rise in recent years. While this is partly due to the increased ease and affordability of traveling from one country to another, it can also be attributed to the popularity of people seeking low cost cosmetic surgery procedures. Naturally, the prospect of being able to combine a dental [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | February 7, 2019 | Comments: 2 | Postoperative Care | Wellness

Cosmetic Dentistry – What are the Options?

We only get one set of teeth, and it’s important that we take care of them. However, despite their efforts toward maintaining proper dental care, many people still remain unsatisfied with their teeth or smile. In a survey conducted through the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, over 99 percent of adults believed that a smile [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | January 28, 2019 | Comments: 0 | Veneers

The process involved in getting dental implants

Dental implant insertion is a surgical procedure. Many nervous patients are apprehensive about getting dental implants inserted. Expert implant dentists perform the implant procedure and give patients with missing teeth long lasting, beautiful and healthy smiles. The procedure is performed for nervous patients under oral sedation and the result of the procedure transforms the life [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | January 21, 2019 | Comments: 0 | Dental implants | Wellness

Dental Implants are Beneficial to Health and Happiness

Dental implants are dental pieces made of titanium or zirconium that are surgically placed into the jawbone of patients to replace missing teeth. They are a permanent solution to missing teeth and ensure that the patient enjoys long term dental and oral health. They are surgically inserted by specialist and are beneficial to the patient’s [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | January 18, 2019 | Comments: 0 | Dental implants | Wellness

Why You Shouldn’t Sleep Wearing Dentures

Even though dentists always recommend sleeping without dentures, most patients find it hard to follow those instructions. It may be from shyness in front of a bed partner, the perceived ugliness of their face as it crumbles inward from lack of facial support by teeth or the discomfort of joints and muscles. When It’s Okay [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | January 2, 2019 | Comments: 0 | 3D Dentures | Dental implants