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Below are some of the most frequently asked questions patients have about dentistry and oral health issues.  If you have any other questions, or would like to schedule an appointment, we would love to hear from you. Your question and our answer might even become incorporated into our website!

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Q: I've been told I have bone loss. Is it too late to have dental implants?

Q: Why are my dentures not fitting properly anymore?

Q: I only have one tooth missing. Why not just do a bridge?

Q: I lost a molar that is not visible to anyone. How would I still benefit from a dental implant?

Q: I want dental implants for four missing teeth. Will I experience much pain?

Q: I have osteoporosis and I’ve been taking oral bisphosphenate therapy, can I have implants or other oral surgery?

Q: What should I do if I have bad breath?

Q: How often should I brush and floss?

Q: Are amalgam (silver) fillings safe?

Q: How often should I have a dental exam and cleaning?

Q: How can I tell if I have gingivitis or periodontitis (gum disease)?

Q: Why is it important to use dental floss?

Q: How can cosmetic dentistry help improve the appearance of my smile?

Q: What are porcelain veneers and how can they improve my smile?

Q: What can I do about stained or discolored teeth?

Q: What are my options if I have missing teeth?

Q: What can be done about old, unattractive, or discolored fillings?

Q: What does heart disease and other medical conditions have to do with periodontal (gum) disease?

Q: When are sealants recommended?

Q: What should I do if a tooth is knocked out?

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