Sleep Apnea: Causes and Treatment Options

If you suffer from loud snoring and wake up multiple times throughout the night, you might have sleep apnea. This condition disrupts your life and makes it difficult to get a good night's sleep. Once your doctor gives you a diagnosis, you can visit Dental Excellence for treatment. What is Sleep Apnea? Sleep apnea is a sleeping disorder where you periodically stop breathing throughout the night. ...READ MORE

What are Dental Veneers?

If you are looking for a solution for a dental issue but are a bit leery about fixed bridges, dental implants, or braces, dental veneers might just be the right solution for you. The process of applying dental veneers is less invasive than other procedures and can help solve many problems, both major and minor, that can give you back your smile and your confidence. What Are Dental ...READ MORE

Understanding Periodontal Disease and Possible Treatments

The condition of your teeth and gums has a greater impact on your total body wellness than you may be aware of. Proper oral hygiene practices are crucial to maintaining a healthy smile and complete physical health. What Is Periodontal Disease? Severe gum disease is called periodontal disease and it is a serious condition that can damage the soft tissue of your gums, the roots of your teeth, ...READ MORE

What is Oral Surgery?

Oral care is a vital part of your overall health, not just because a great smile makes you feel more confident, but also because many dental concerns can significantly impact your health if left untreated and cause significant complications. Although the team at Dental Excellence does everything in their power to treat your dental conditions conservatively, there are times when dental surgery ...READ MORE

TMJ & Migraines

Headaches can be incredibly frustrating. When you have a headache, there are many different reasons why it may happen. One reason, which a lot of people do not realize, is because their jaw is the saw of the pain. The TMJ, otherwise known as the temporomandibular joint, could be to blame for what you are experiencing. The good news, though, is that we offer treatment for TMJ and migraines. ...READ MORE

What to Do During a Dental Emergency

While everybody has a regular dental appointment, sometimes waiting for our turn in the dentist chair is not an option. There are times when we need treatment right now, and time is of the essence. But dental emergencies are such a wide-ranging thing that you may not consider what constitutes a “dental emergency.” Let's show you exactly what you need to know. What Is a Dental ...READ MORE

Benefits of Preventive Dentistry

Preventive dental care plays an essential role in the health of your teeth and of your entire body. If you fail to take care of your teeth then they will eventually become susceptible to decay and disease. Preventive dentistry is all about taking care of your teeth now to avoid serious problems later. Many mouth and other health issues can be warded off with regular brushing and flossing ...READ MORE

What is Gum Disease?

Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease or periodontitis, is a disease that has more than 64 million people in the US living with the condition. Research has shown that more than 50% of adults over the age of 30 have some type of periodontal disease. But as so many people don't know what to look for, these will go unnoticed until the condition worsens. If left, it may cause infections, ...READ MORE

Cost of Dental Implants

Dental implants are one of the best solutions if you want to restore your smile. Implants can be used to replace your teeth that may not have come through properly or that are now missing as the result of trauma. There are many reasons why people choose to have implants over dentures, and the main one is because implants look much more natural. You also don’t need to take them out to clean ...READ MORE

Tips for Finding The Best Dentist

There are several routes you can take if you’re looking for a new dentist. If you’ve recently relocated to a different area, or your dentist has moved or retired, here are some tips to help you find the best dentist: Use search engines to find dentists and dental offices in your area. You can filter search results based on where you live and the services you’re looking for. Use the ...READ MORE