Adjusting to Life with Dentures: What You Need to Know

Dentures and their benefits are life-changing. However, as with any change, they can take some getting used to, especially if you have been without teeth for many years. The adjustment period will not last forever. Whether you recently received dentures or fear of change has been holding you back, here are some tips for adjusting to life with dentures. [...]

2023-03-21T15:23:29+00:00March 21st, 2023|

What is Periodontal Disease? The Causes and Treatments

Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, affects nearly 50% of adults ages 30 and up, while roughly 70% of adults aged 65 and over have gum disease. Periodontal disease is far more common than you would think, and it can lead to serious health consequences in the future. But what exactly causes it? How can it affect you? [...]

2023-03-21T15:24:45+00:00February 10th, 2023|

The 5 Most Common Post-Op Dentistry Questions After Dental Implant Surgery

After oral surgery, it’s crucial to maintain proper care of your mouth to ensure you experience a healthy healing process. This is especially true after your dental implant surgery. While dental implants have one of the highest success rates in cosmetic dentistry, there is a slight chance of implant failure. To make sure you have all the knowledge and [...]

2023-01-27T14:31:43+00:00January 27th, 2023|

Do Dental Implants Need to Be Replaced?

Dental implants have been a popular treatment for people looking to refresh and restore their smiles for decades. However, most people think they don’t need to worry about getting a replacement once they have an implant. While the lifespan of an implant reaches an impressive 15 to 20 years, this is not always the case. Approximately 12% of implants [...]

2022-12-22T22:44:58+00:00December 22nd, 2022|

The Top 5 Questions About Dental Implants

The decision to get dental implants is life-changing in all the best ways! However, we understand you may be a little nervous before your treatment. So, to ease your anxiety, here are the top five questions about dental implants and their answers. We want to assure you that dental implants are not as scary as you think. Receiving a [...]

2023-01-03T18:20:36+00:00November 22nd, 2022|

I Have a Broken Tooth. Now What?

Did you know that 18% of dental cases in 2021 were for a broken tooth, whether it is from an accident, stress, or oral decay. Not addressing a broken tooth as soon as possible can lead to serious oral health consequences down the road. Here’s how you can treat, repair, and save a tooth that's been damaged. Health Risks [...]

2022-10-27T15:09:40+00:00October 27th, 2022|

Is a Single Dental Implant Right for Me?

By age 44, 69% of adults are missing at least one tooth. A missing tooth brings with it plenty of health complications. You may have trouble chewing, experience tooth shifting, or suffer from gum disease. Meanwhile, without stimulation the jawbone can atrophy, weaken, and shrink. Worst of all, those with missing teeth may go to extreme ends to hide [...]

2023-01-03T18:21:45+00:00September 29th, 2022|

Discover Affordable Cosmetic Dentistry in Springfield, PA

DICE Dental offers affordable cosmetic dentistry in Springfield that can benefit any patient looking to restore their smile and confidence. The Springfield office provides patients with dentures, crowns, extractions, and implants. While these services may sound expensive, DICE promises to provide affordable pricing to all patients. Whether or not you have dental insurance coverage, you can benefit from DICE [...]

2023-01-04T21:48:26+00:00August 19th, 2022|

What Is Internal Resorption & How Do You Treat It?

Dental implants, crowns, and extractions are not just cosmetic solutions for patients. These procedures often help treat dental diseases and restore oral health. One such ailment is internal resorption. What is this rare occurrence, and how can cosmetic dentistry help? What Is Internal Resorption? Internal resorption is a rare occurrence in which the tissue within a tooth starts to [...]

2023-01-03T18:24:40+00:00July 26th, 2022|

Traditional Dentures vs. Implant-Supported Dentures

At DICE Dental, we offer several types of dentures to help strengthen your smile, get you back to eating your favorite foods, and improve your confidence. Traditional dentures and implant-supported dentures are our most popular types of dentures in Springfield, Southampton, and Bethlehem Township. But what's the difference between them? What Are Traditional Dentures? Traditional dentures, also called conventional [...]

2023-01-04T21:46:34+00:00June 27th, 2022|
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