The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Don’t Dismiss a Pediatric Cavity

Children have a natural attraction toward sweet treats and foods that are high in sugar. When you combine this with a potentially casual stance toward their daily oral hygiene regimen, it puts children at increased risk for cavities and gum health problems. Fortunately, your child’s routine dental checkups with Dr.... Read more »

Overbite Versus Overjet – What’s the Difference?

A common confusion among the masses is a misnaming of two different types of malocclusion that are both being called an “overbite.” Let us define the medical terms. First, there are many types of malocclusions or bad bites. One kind, that is commonly called an overbite among non-dentists is actually... Read more »

Traveling Teeth

Traveling is a ton of fun. But it’s also exhausting, and when you fall into your hotel bed or tent at night, it’s easy to put off important things. Brushing your teeth is one of those important things, but it’s something you can’t afford to put off. The good news... Read more »

How Scaling and Root Planing Can Preserve Your Smile

Are you familiar with the process of scaling and root planing to prevent gum disease? Typically, a routine visit to the dentist involved a teeth cleaning that also addresses your gum line to prevent gum disease, which is a periodontal inflammation in the gums around the teeth. It often develops... Read more »

Don’t Live with Tooth Fracture

At Glenn Dental, we are committed to assisting patients with important oral care needs to keep their teeth healthy. The tooth enamel that covers your smile is the toughest part of your body, even more so than your bones. Even so, damage to your teeth is possible, including fracture. Our... Read more »