A dental implant can do wonders for your smile, especially if you are self-conscious about any missing teeth. Dental Implant: Overview Simply put, a dental implant is an artificial tooth root that is surgically placed into your jaw to hold an implant (replacement tooth or bridge). The implant will match the surrounding teeth and … Continue reading Dental Implant: 5 Facts About this Tooth Replacement Option
Did you know that your snoring and problems sleeping could be linked to dentistry? Sleep disturbances, such as snoring, could be a sign of obstructive sleep apnea, and your dentist could help. What is Obstructive Sleep Apnea? According to The Mayo Clinic, obstructive sleep apnea is the most common form of sleep apnea. Obstructive sleep … Continue reading How GPS Can Help With Obstructive Sleep Apnea
We ALL need to visit our Dentist every 6 months!! Every person, whether you have good teeth or not, whether your gums are healthy or not, whether you build up a lot of plaque and tartar or not, whether you are the world’s best brusher and flosser, or not. That’s right, everyone needs to see the dentist every 6 months. Regular dental exams are essential for … Continue reading Dental Exams are Important for SO Many Reasons …
Healthy teeth are about more than just a pretty smile… and what does oral bacteria have to do with a pretty smile? Your oral health has a major effect on the overall health of your body, not just in your mouth. By maintaining healthy teeth and gums, you can make your body healthier from head … Continue reading Oral Bacteria: Are Healthy Teeth Just About a Pretty Smile?
4/30/2020 Dear GPS Dental Family, We hope this letter finds you and your family in good health. Our community has been through a lot over the last few months, and all of us are looking forward to resuming our normal habits and routines, including routine dental appointments. While many things have changed, one thing has … Continue reading GPS Dental Welcomes Back Patients for Routine Dental Appointments
Toothaches are tricky — they can feel like a minor tinge or they can cause crippling pain. That’s why we want to share some common toothache causes, their symptoms and when you should seek help from your dentist. What is the definition of a toothache? Pain or inflammation in or around the tooth, often caused … Continue reading Toothache Causes: My tooth is throbbing! What do I do?
We’re only three months into 2020 and finding ourselves facing a serious situation as the pandemic known as COVID – 19 sweeps across the globe. It is extremely important to take the necessary preventative measures (such as washing your hands, limiting physical contact with each other and social distancing) and to stay on top of … Continue reading Emergency Dental Appointments Available at GPS Dental
Hello Friends, During our current National Emergency concerning the COVID-19 virus, we would like to assure you that at GPS Dental, your health, safety and well-being is our highest priority. We are open for EMERGENCY DENTAL APPOINTMENTS at this time. You can feel safe knowing that all our clinical areas are, and always have been, … Continue reading COVID-19 UPDATE from GPS Dental
Have you had a root canal in the past? If so, it probably wasn’t as bad as you thought it was going to be. Did you think it was going to hurt like crazy, only to experience not much more pain than that of having a cavity filled? Did the immense pain you were experiencing … Continue reading Root Canal Treatment: Root Canal Myths Debunked
SMILE!! February is National Childrens Dental Health Month and GPS Dental is excited to CELEBRATE with our Little Patients and their families! What is Childrens Dental Health Month? Brought to the public by the American Dental Association, every February thousands of dedicated dental professionals, healthcare providers, and educators come together to promote the benefits of … Continue reading February is Childrens Dental Health Month … Celebrate with Us!