Don’t Fall for Free Dental Implant Scams

01-21-2019

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Dental implants don't come free. If you've done any research looking for a dental implant to restore yours or another's missing tooth, you'll catch on quickly to the fact its hard to find the information you need. This includes dental implant costs and information about the dentist. While we make both pieces of information readily available here at ADHP, we want to warn you about the large amount of misinformation there is out there. There's a huge game dental advertisers are playing right here in our area. Whether its through their own articles or their blog posts, they try their best to lure you with false information coupled with hidden details. Dental practices like these make you join some sort of list or program, then afterwards give you more information that you needed to know firsthand. They certainly play with your emotions, describing how easy it is to get the best solution – dental implants – for next to nothing of a price. Then, only after they've got you in their office for the procedure will they list out

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Don’t Let a Missing Tooth Break Your Holiday Spirit!

12-06-2018

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The holiday season couldn't have come any faster than it did this year! Neighborhoods are lighting up the night sky, holiday decorations are coming from out of the attic and people are getting ready to take off to see family and friends in the coming weeks. There may be some stressful moments here and there, especially when shopping for gifts, but for the most part the holidays are joyful and full of good times with those you love. There's not much that can ruin your holiday this time around, but one thing that can is a missing tooth. Missing teeth are the worst during this time of the year. Not only is it embarrassing to have a missing tooth, it can cause pain when eating your favorite foods. What's worse, a missing tooth can cause your teeth to shift in place, causing further tooth loss! It doesn't help either when you try to hide the gap in your smile from your friends and family. Fortunately, there's a way around this whole ordeal. If you're missing

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Be Thankful for Dental Implants this Thanksgiving

11-05-2018

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Thanksgiving is the highlight of November. Full of rich feasts, savory desserts and plenty of quality time with friends and family, Thanksgiving never disappoints. With the holiday fast approaching, millions will hit the grocery store for all the items they need to prepare for their bountiful feast. However, just as many people with dental implants will ask themselves what foods they can and cannot eat. Are you one of them? If you have a dental implant, don't worry! Dental implants are the number one solution for restoring a missing tooth for a reason. If you have questions about what foods you can and cannot eat this Thanksgiving, we have the answers you've been looking for! Here's everything you need to know about enjoying Thanksgiving with dental implants, and why you should be thankful for them. What Foods Can You Eat this Thanksgiving? Thanksgiving wouldn't be the same if you weren't able to enjoy the foods you love. Lucky for you, dental implants don't stop you from doing so! Yes, dental implants are something to be thankful for, as they look, feel and act like

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5 Reasons that Make Dental Implants So Awesome

10-04-2018

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If there's anything we can all agree on, it's that we want strong and healthy teeth. However, many of us struggle with that. From poor oral hygiene to unhealthy dieting and accidents, our teeth become victims of tooth decay and tooth loss, the latter affecting over 178 million in the United States alone. Let's change that. Dental implants are the best solution for anyone looking to restore a missing tooth and get back on track to having a healthy smile. A single tooth implant can make a big difference. Here's 5 reasons why. Dental Implants Look Natural and Feel Comfortable Before dental implants there were dentures. While they remain prominent, dentures are inferior to dental implants in all categories. Here's a list of all the shortcomings dentures bring to the table. Sit loosely on top of your gums which can cause discomfort and swelling. Can fall out at the most inconvenient of times Tedious to clean and maintain A main factor of jawbone deterioration Dentures sure don't seem like fun, and they really aren't. On the other hand, dental

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Cutting Down on Sugar Will Lead to Healthier Teeth

09-04-2018

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Sugary foods sure do taste good, but the only good they are doing is electrifying your taste buds. The ugly truth about sugar is it causes weight gain, high cholesterol levels, cardiovascular disease and even affects your mental awareness. Even worse, sugar is a big factor when it comes to tooth decay and periodontal disease. We're marking up sugar to be the bad guy, because it is! Of course, you cannot cut sugar completely out of your life. It exists in plenty of processed foods, not just in candy and sodas. You'd have to go cold-turkey on a lot of your favorites, including cereals, saucy foods, potato chips and especially ice cream. Even healthier options like apples and citrus fruits have a high sugar concentration. Sugar is bountiful in our diets, but if you cut down the sugar intake, your oral and overall health will both see a huge difference! How to Cut Back on Sugar Cutting down on sugar is pretty easy if you think about it. You control what type of foods and drinks go into your mouth after all.

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