Elderly man and dentist holding a model of dentures smiling

General Dentist vs. Prosthodontist For Dentures

If you need to replace teeth, you may not know which type of dentist to contact. Progress in dentistry makes contemporary, full-dental service (including dentures) possible in both the general dentist’s and prosthodontist’s offices. A prosthodontist is a dentist that specializes in replacing natural teeth with dentures, dental implants, and more. However, your familiar general…

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Dentist vs. Orthodontist: Who should you visit?

What’s the difference between a dentist and an orthodontist? Both dentists and orthodontists are knowledgeable and equipped to handle oral health problems. However, general dentists focus on maintaining oral wellness, and orthodontists specialize in aligning the teeth and jaw. Before people decide where they should set up their next appointment, they must determine what services…

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What Patients Need to Know About Dental Implants

Dental implants are highly recommended for patients with missing teeth. While traditional dental bridges and removable dentures are popular, adding implant support boosts their benefits because it replaces the tooth roots rather than just the crowns. Additionally, implants provide jawbone support that prevents tooth movement, more tooth loss, and facial sagging. The stability of dental…

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