Cranbrook Dental Care Blog
July 7, 2019
One consequence of tooth loss that often surprises people is bone loss in their jaws. In addition to giving the face an aged, sunken appearance, it can also be an obstacle to getting dental implants. As a tooth replacement option, implants feel very natural and offer unmatched chewing strength, stability, and longevity. But the reason for all of these benefits comes down to one thing: the support an implant gets from the surrounding jawbone. But if it’s been a while since you lost your teeth and you’re afraid you’ve lost too much jawbone to be a candidate, don’t be discouraged. There are four different procedures a dentist can recommend for bone loss that make it possible to get implants. Learn more below!
June 27, 2019
Gum disease is more common than you may think; in fact, this bacterial infection impacts one out of every two adults in America. It has also been the main reason for tooth loss in adults. Recent research has uncovered that this oral disease can actually cause various diseases and illnesses found throughout the body when it’s left untreated. Read on to learn how poor oral hygiene can impact your overall wellbeing. (more…)
May 6, 2019
Are your missing teeth wreaking havoc on your life and self-confidence? You’d be surprised how gaps in your smile can affect your oral health, which is why it’s so important to replace them. Dental implants are titanium posts that are surgically placed in your jaw to replace your missing tooth’s root. They are the next best thing to your real teeth. Read on for 5 benefits that set this procedure apart from traditional restorations. (more…)
April 9, 2019
Oral cancer in Bloomfield Hills is a serious health threat to the well-being of our community. Successful treatment begins with early detection. The sooner your doctors know about the condition, the sooner they can begin therapy. This is why dentists across the country have proclaimed April National Oral Cancer Awareness Month. Make an appointment to see your dentist today.
March 16, 2019
Making great choices in your diet can benefit multiple aspects of your life. In a study published by the Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology, unhealthy diets were linked to the development of oral infections and issues such as gum disease. For National Nutrition Month, don’t just make healthy decisions for vanity’s sake, make them knowing that they will improve your overall quality of life. Here are some foods you should include and others you should avoid for your oral health. (more…)
February 5, 2019
The effects stress can take on your body are immense. Everyone experiences it on different levels, which is why it is important to do things that will help to alleviate some of the stress in your life, such as working out, talking to a counselor, or even smiling! If you don’t believe that smiling can actually reduce the stress in your life, let a cosmetic dentist in Bloomfield Hills explain.
January 15, 2019
There is no better way to greet a new year than with a smile on your face. Unfortunately, dental problems can make you want to hide your pearly whites instead of showing them off. If that sounds like your situation, then your cosmetic dentist in Bloomfield can help. Popular treatment options include whitening, veneers, crowns, and bridges.
December 6, 2018
The holidays are just around the corner, which means family and friends are coming into town and holiday meals are being served. Pine and spruce trees are entering homes all over the neighborhood and people are planning their new year’s resolutions. During this festive time of the year, the dentists and staff at Cranbrook Dental Care want to thank its patients for their continued support at the practice.
As you gear up for the new year, we figured now would be a good time to highlight some of our most popular services you can expect from a dentist in Bloomfield Hills.
November 5, 2018
One of the most valuable contributors to your overall health is the quality of sleep you get. When you miss out on getting proper rest, there are a host of problems that can arise like heart disease, stroke and hypertension. If you suffer from any form of sleep apnea, then your life is being negatively affected. A part of the solution is to be better educated. To aid in that endeavor, learn about the 3 types of sleep apnea and their causes.
October 13, 2018
For missing or severely damaged teeth, there are different options available for restoration depending on the patient’s specific needs. One of the common ways to replace missing teeth has been to have a set of dentures designed and fitted by a dentist. The placement of dental implants in Bloomfield Hills is an alternative that has some unique features, though. As you read on, learn 5 reasons why this method is gaining popularity among patients.