There are three ingredients for enjoying beautiful and long-lasting dental implants: a stable jaw bone, plenty of periodontal (gum) tissue, and a healthy lifestyle. The last one is up to you, but your implant dentist can help to ensure that your mouth offers the right environment for a successful dental implant procedure and recovery. Patients who lack sufficient periodontal tissue can benefit from the advantages provided by connective tissue grafting. Keep reading to learn more about how this procedure can help with dental implants in Louisville.
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July 30, 2018
November 26, 2017
Do you live with chronic orofacial pain and inflammation? You are not alone. In fact, the National Institutes of Health estimates that one out of every ten Americans experiences the discomfort. To reveal why the pain signaling occurs, scientists at Oregon Health and Science University School of Dentistry conducted a study that found high levels of a specific protein. With this new insight, it could help to better understand and treat jaw pain in Louisville.
July 10, 2017
If you have a partial or full denture, maintaining preventive care appointments will become even more important. Over time, your denture can change shapes or be damaged just like your natural smile, so visiting the Remmers Dental team for regular checkups is essential. Our dentists will examine your denture as part of every dental checkup, make adjustments, and help you keep your prosthetic longer. Contact our team today, if you need to schedule a six month dental checkup.
June 16, 2017
As a man, it is not uncommon to let your health and well-being fall to the bottom of your priority list as you focus on your daily commitments. You often ignore critical medical warning signs and do not take care of yourself as well as you should. An area that is often overlooked are your teeth and gums. With June being Men’s Health Month, Remmers Dental Group is dedicated to helping men improve their overall health through proper dental care. With your dental health directly linked to your overall health, your dentist in Louisville is here to help you focus a bit more on yourself to foster a long and vigorous life ahead.
May 30, 2017
Did you know there are 29.1 million Americans living with diabetes, a chronic glucose sugar disorder? That’s just about 9.3% of the population! Many of these patients that must consider new aspects about their diet, lug insulin around with them, and change their lifestyles drastically don’t know that their blood sugar levels are closely linked to their oral health. Your dentist in Louisville wants you to be aware that the most prevalent dental issue linked is gum disease. The most serious form of gum disease linked to diabetes is periodontal disease or advanced gum disease.
April 22, 2017
You wear your seatbelt. You see your doctor for an annual checkup. You exercise and eat right. Why? Because you know an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure when it comes to your health. But what about your smile? If you skimp on professional oral healthcare or neglect your teeth at home, your teeth could be compromised. And, since most people agree that your grin is your most important physical feature, it’s crucial to keep your pearly whites gleaming. Learn the five best ways to get – and keep – the healthy, radiant smile you’ve dreamed of from the most respected dentist in Louisville, Remmers Dental.
March 4, 2017
The only emergencies that are shed a lot of light are general health emergencies like a severe concussion or broken bone. But, there’s another type of emergency that your emergency dentist in Louisville wants you to stay aware of: the common dental emergency. Remmers Dental wants you to know how to react when you’re faced with a “do or die” situation. Yeah, we said “do or die” because the life of your natural teeth is at risk! Our comprehensive doctors are here to prepare you with this helpful information, but if you ever still find yourself panicking, remember that our Remmers Dental office is here to assist you!
February 15, 2017
When you think of cosmetic dentistry, what immediately comes to mind? You imagine perfectly straight, radiantly white teeth – and you probably wonder how your teeth measure up to the idea of a movie star smile. But, you can’t trust just anyone to upgrade your smile – you need the premier cosmetic dentist in Louisville. With so many options, how can you find the right dental pro for you? Follow these tips from Remmers Dental, and you’ll have the smile you’ve dreamt of in no time.
May 2, 2016
When you’re suffering from tooth loss, you’ve probably considered dental implants because they offer a permanent solution to tooth loss. However, advancements in implant dentistry now allow for multiple options, making it difficult to determine which is the best avenue to peruse. Now, you can choose All on 4 implants or traditional implants for those who are missing all of their teeth on one or both jaws. But, which is the right option? As your implant dentist in Louisville, we have everything you need to know about both types of implants.
April 4, 2016
Missing teeth devastate your confidence, as well as your oral health and oral functions. Even one missing tooth takes a toll on how you feel about your smile and your ability to eat and speak normally. Not to mention, if you leave the tooth untreated, it will cause your surrounding teeth to suffer complications, eventually leading to additional tooth loss. As it progresses, it produces a whirlwind of complications. Thankfully, you can boost your confidence and regain control of your oral health with dental implants from your dentist in Louisville.