Sleep Apnea can have severe and life-shortening consequences. Some effects are high blood pressure, heart disease, stroke, Diabetes, depression, and other ailments. The signs and symptoms of obstructive and central sleep apneas overlap, sometimes making the type of sleep apnea more challenging to determine. The most common signs and symptoms of obstructive and central sleep… Read more about Do You Snore At Night?
Detection of Oral Cancer We use the VELscope as an oral cancer-screening device on your dental examination appointments. It does not diagnose cancer, but is an adjunct to the oral examination. According to our experience, the VELscope is a fantastic non-invasive screening device. Used in conjunction with the usual visual exam and palpation of the… Read more about Oral Cancer Detection at Dr. Bob’s Office
Implants can replace your natural missing teeth and offer a long term solution that may be more desirable than fixed bridges or removable partial or full dentures.
Like all dental work, “caps” can’t always last forever. Problems can occur with either the crown itself or with the underlying tooth.
Your dental care is our #1 priority. We base our treatment recommendations on that of the American Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentists. When we visually examine your mouth, we can only see half of the picture. We cannot see what lies beneath the gums.
We realize times can be relatively tough. We realize it is getting more and more difficult to spread your earnings among all your expenses. Times have changed, medical expenses are rising, and dental insurance plans offer higher premiums with lesser benefits.
Patients often ask if their tooth doesn’t hurt how it can have a cavity. Maintaining teeth is similar to maintaining a car engine.
We’ve all heard that a can of coca-cola could strip the rust off of a nail or clean the tarnish of an old penny. This might be an experiment for a Mythbusters segment.