At Advanced Cosmetic Implant & Laser Dentistry, we perform emergency root canals. Though this procedure strikes fear into the hearts of many people, they should be more afraid of not having a root canal. What is a root canal? When a tooth becomes badly infected or decayed, a qualified dentist or endodontist can fix it. […]
What Does Your Saliva Reveal?
Saliva is an important part of good oral health. Without an adequate flow, you’d find it very difficult to chew and swallow. If you have a problem with dry mouth, let us know at Advanced Cosmetic Implant & Laser Dentistry in Seattle. Saliva is produced by several glands in and around the mouth, and it […]
Preventive Dentistry At Advanced Cosmetic & Laser Dentistry
At Advanced Cosmetic Implant & Laser Dentistry in Seattle we we have a prevention-oriented philosophy of dental care. With preventive dentistry you can avoid tooth decay, gum disease, and other dental health problems. The most effective preventive dentistry is a joint effort. You do your part with daily brushing and flossing, and we do our […]
Does My Dentist Care About My Diet?
The typical American diet tends to be high in calories and low in nutrition. If your body is lacking in important nutrients, the tissues in the mouth may have trouble resisting infection. These infections can lead to gum disease. We’ll use this post from Advanced Cosmetic Implant & Laser Dentistry in Seattle to explain. A […]
Persistent Dry Mouth?
Dry mouth is a condition in which your salivary glands don’t produce enough saliva, leaving you with a persistent dry feeling in your mouth. If you experience this, be sure to tell us at Advanced Cosmetic Implant & Laser Dentistry in Seattle. The medical term for dry mouth is xerostomia, which is pronounced zero-STOE-me-uh. It’s […]
Periodontal Disease Is Linked To Systemic Diseases
Gum disease is a leading cause of tooth loss among adults. Nearly half of Americans over the age of thirty have gum disease in some form. Fortunately, it’s a treatable condition at Advanced Cosmetic Implant and Laser Dentistry in Seattle. What is gum disease? Gum disease is inflammation and infection of the soft tissue that […]