Whether due to injury or poor oral hygiene, many people find themselves losing a permanent tooth. In fact, currently over 178 million adults in the United States are missing at east one permanent tooth. Fortunately, a number of options exist for replacing a lost tooth and returning your smile to optimal health and beauty. Livonia… Read more »
Tooth loss is a serious and widespread dental health issue. According to recent statistics from the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, 69% of adults between the ages of 35 and 44 are missing one permanent tooth. By age 74, over 26% of adults are missing all of their teeth. With dental implants, you can… Read more »
Do you find yourself suffering from frequent headaches without an obvious cause? In some cases, unexplained headaches may be a symptom of a serious dental issue. In the United States, over ten million people exhibit the symptoms of TMJ disorder. Your Livonia general dentist, Dr. James Stewart, discusses the causes and symptoms of TMJ disorder.
The enamel coating our teeth is the hardest substance in the human body. Despite the strength of our tooth enamel, teeth can still be susceptible to damage or advanced tooth decay. To return a tooth to full function and beauty, you may require a dental crown.
Have you ever heard of a root canal? I’m sure you have. In addition, I bet you’ve heard a number of horror stories about this common dental procedure. Unfortunately, due to exaggerations and misinformation, many people fear this comfortable and safe procedure. In reality, a root canal may be the best method of ensuring your… Read more »