Cosmetic Dentistry Sometimes Calls for Dental Veneers

An appealing smile can certainly bolster your self-confidence in business as well as your social life. When dental stains alter the color of your teeth and other minor imperfections become noticeable, you should call to schedule a consultation with Drs. Kinney, Musser, and Kinney. The training and years of experience they have can help identify… Read more »

Caring for Your Dentures

You’ve already had your natural set of teeth replaced with a sturdy set of dentures, so does tradition oral hygiene still apply? Do you need to brush your teeth? How about floss? You still need to take proper care of your dentures, but not with brushing and flossing. To maintain your dentures, there are specialized… Read more »

Severe Toothache Pain Might Require a Dental Extraction

While a toothache can certainly result from a severe dental trauma, most are the result of untreated tooth decay infecting the pulp or root of the tooth. This might also be an aftereffect of a large filling falling out and going untreated. Regardless of the cause, all toothache pain requires the attention and treatment of… Read more »

How Can You Improve Your Oral Health Care?

Have you ever actively asked yourself how you can improve your oral health care? Although brushing and flossing remain the cornerstones to a healthy smile, it is just as important consistently make an effort to improve those skills as well as seek out additional treatments to help protect or treat your pearly whites. One particularly… Read more »

Do You Know Any Recovery Tips for Tooth Extractions?

Do you know any recovery tips for tooth extractions? Before and after a tooth extraction, always set up an effective plan to prepare your body and home for any situations that can arise. Additionally, make sure to stop any bad habits, such as smoking before and after the surgery to ensure the highest chance of… Read more »

Are You Protecting Your Teeth from the Causes of Toothaches?

Are you protecting your teeth from the causes of toothaches? A toothache refers to an increase in sensitivity produced when nerves within your pulp, located in the roots of your teeth, are damaged. This can be the result of an infection, an oral accident or injury, bad oral hygiene, or tooth loss including extractions, and… Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry: What You Should Know

Did you know that there are many things you may be able to do to improve the look of your teeth? Fortunately, whether you’re worried about the color of your teeth or a missing tooth, there are several solutions that could meet your needs. If you are unhappy with a single discolored tooth, our team… Read more »

Cleaning the Tongue Has Many Benefits

There are lots of ridges and bumps on the human tongue. All of these contours can hide plaque and bacteria that may be missed while brushing. People who have dentures have found cleaning their tongue very important to cleaning out plaque and bacteria and avoiding bad breath. Cleaning the tongue is a simple process. After… Read more »

Denture Adhesive Helps Secure Dental Appliances and Block Out Food Material

If you’ve had a removable dental appliance like dentures fitted by Dr. Kinney or Dr. Musser, it was designed to fit tightly with your existing gum structure. Even with this naturally tight fit, you might still be interested in applying a bead of denture adhesive. This will give you an extra-secure hold when you eat,… Read more »

A Temporary Crown Needs Daily Care and Cleaning Considerations

A temporary crown is typically used by Drs. Musser and Kinney to protect an abutment during the restoration process. The hard, plastic cap is only intended as a protective measure; it is not strong enough to replicate the tooth’s full function. With some daily care and cleaning considerations, you can ensure your chances of having… Read more »