Entries by Kenneth Schweizer, DDS, FICOI

What Causes Loose Teeth?

Having loose teeth as an adult isn’t normal. Many people go their whole lives without any problems with loose teeth. Others have loose teeth conditions get worse over time. What causes loose teeth, and why do some people suffer from this while others have no much healthier teeth? Poor Dental Hygiene One main cause of […]

Replacing Old Implant Dentistry

Mainstream dental implants have been around since the eighties. Much of the work from that era consisted of the extensive use of soft gold bars and precision attachments to secure or latch on to removable appliances. When these appliances were first constructed, they were tight and well-adapted relying on elaborate interlocking locking mechanisms such as […]

Dentures or Dental Implants? The Right Tooth Replacement Option For You

  Adult tooth loss can be frustrating, inconvenient, and even embarrassing. However, if you have missing teeth, you are not alone. The American College of Prosthodontists reports that 178 million adults in the United States have at least one missing tooth, while an estimated 40 million have lost all their teeth. Luckily, modern dental technologies […]