Pearl Dental Associates Blog
February 7, 2019
February is National Children’s Dental Health Month! Did you know that 42% of children ages 2 to 11 have at least one untreated cavity? Tooth decay is one of the leading chronic health issues among children, and it can lead to much more serious issues than simple cavities. So, in an effort to raise awareness on the importance of oral healthcare for kids, your children’s dentist has put together some tips you can use at home for healthy smiles year-round.
January 23, 2019
Teeth that are failing or missing greatly impact your quality of life. Your ability to eat and chew with ease is gone, and you may not be able to enjoy the foods you were used to eating. You might also find yourself avoiding interactions with other people if you feel embarrassed about the appearance of your teeth. Dental implants are considered the gold standard when it comes to replacing missing teeth, but how do you know what to look for when your shopping for dental implants in Scituate? Here are a few helpful tips to keep in mind.
December 22, 2018
Are you missing any teeth? Dental implants have become one of the most popular tooth replacement solutions because of their natural look and feel as well as their long lifespan. Dental implants are tiny titanium posts that are placed in your jawbone to act as artificial tooth roots. If you’re considering dental implants, you may be wondering about the process and whether or not it hurts to get them. Keep reading to learn the answers from a trusted dentist.