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The Opioid Epidemic Has an Impact on Dental Industry

The opioid crisis has affected the dental industry, just as it has other medical professions. This growing, dangerous addiction to pain-pills is widespread throughout the country. The problem isn’t limited to the patients receiving the prescription. Patients have to worry about their family members, especially teenagers, taking their pain killers and becoming addicted or engaging [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | October 7, 2019 | Comments: 0 | Dental Health | Wellness

What is a dental lab and why is it important to our practice?

Dental labs are instrumental to a good, progressive dental practice. They are used to manufacture or customize a variety of products such as crowns, dentures, bridges, and other important dental products. Prosthodontists prefer to have their own dental labs in order to make sure their patients receive the best fitting and highest quality products. Dental [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | September 27, 2019 | Comments: 1 | 3D Dentures | Dental implants | Dental Technology | Veneers

What are tonsil stones and how are they removed?

Pain in any part of your mouth is cause for concern. Typically, you’re hyper-aware of tooth pain and maybe jaw pain and if you feel that, you will seek help from your dentist or another dental professional, but what about the back of your throat? If you feel pain or inflammation in the back of [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | September 20, 2019 | Comments: 0 | Dental Health | Periodontics

New Discovery May Allow Dentists to Regenerate the Roots of a Tooth

As a child, losing a tooth is not a big deal. In fact, the teeth that are present early in our lives are meant to fall out, so they can be replaced with permanent, adult teeth. This regrowth process is natural, but once those permanent teeth grow in, there’s no way to replace them naturally [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | September 11, 2019 | Comments: 0 | Dental Health | Dental implants | Dental Technology

Exercising After Dental Implant Surgery

Some of our patients are very active, they love working out and spending a lot of time exercising. We completely understand, however, it is recommended to keep physical activities to a minimum of 1 week following the dental surgery specially if multiple implants were performed. This length of time depends upon your procedure and how [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | September 4, 2019 | Comments: 0 | Dental Health | Dental implants | Postoperative Care | Wellness

Bone Grafting After Tooth Removal

Tooth extraction is a very common procedure in the United States. In fact, nearly 50% of adults between the ages of 20 and 64 have had at least one tooth extracted. Following tooth extraction a patient may have a dental implant or dental bridge placed so they can retain function of that portion of their [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | August 23, 2019 | Comments: 0 | Bone Grafting | Dental implants

Dental Bridges Can Remove Gaps in Teeth

Do you have a gap between your teeth that you’re ashamed of? If the gap is preventing you from smiling, you might actually be putting your health at risk. Luckily, there are a number of ways to correct this issue. If you’ve spoken to a dental professional, you’ve probably considered braces or other orthodontic work [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | August 8, 2019 | Comments: 0 | Dental implants | Dental Technology

Study Shows That Dental Health Can Impact Drug Abuse Recovery

As with many conditions, the more substance abuse is researched, the more professionals learn about treating the condition. Drug abuse treatment is a lengthy and challenging process. Drug abuse recovery requires abstaining from drugs, but for many people finding the drive and motivation to stick to their treatment plan is difficult. Often, people who begin [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | July 29, 2019 | Comments: 0 | Dental Health | Wellness

What is PRP?

No one enjoys having oral surgery. Often, the recovery process is painful and at times lengthy. This alone could cause patients to prolong necessary surgeries. To combat this, dental professionals aim to improve their patients experience by reducing healing times and improving the recovery process after procedures. Advanced surgical offices offer PRP, which stands for [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | July 24, 2019 | Comments: 0 | Dental implants | Dental Technology

How to Treat Periodontal Disease with Laser Therapy

Lasers are becoming an increasingly popular method to treat many medical conditions and health concerns. From cosmetic procedures to the removal of overgrown gum tissue, the uses for laser treatments are endless. The dental industry is beginning to use laser therapy treatments more and more often. While in the past many problems were treated with [Read More...]
By Dr. Mauricio Hervas | July 5, 2019 | Comments: 1 | Dental Technology | Periodontics