November 2017

What is the right age for dental implants?

By |November 29th, 2017|

You may be considering dental implants if you are missing one or more of your natural teeth because you have heard that they are the next best thing to still having natural teeth. This is true for several reasons. First, a dental implant replaces your missing tooth roots as well as the tooth itself. […]

October 2017

Handling A Dental Emergency

By |October 26th, 2017|

Whether it’s Murphy’s Law or just bad luck, dental emergencies seem to happen at the most inconvenient times. You’re at your son’s baseball game on a Saturday afternoon when he takes a ball to the mouth and breaks a tooth. You wake up at 4:00 in the morning with throbbing tooth pain and can’t […]

September 2017

The Importance Of Cleaning Baby Teeth

By |September 28th, 2017|

Although most parents do their best to keep their child’s teeth clean, some feel it’s not that important since they fall out and permanent teeth grow in their place. An important thing to realize about primary teeth is that they help to determine the quality of your child’s health for the remainder of his […]

April 2017

5280

By |April 14th, 2017|

Southbridge Dentistry was featured in Denver’s 5280 – check us out!

March 2017

Gum Disease and Links to Overall Health

By |March 29th, 2017|

We know that periodontal, or gum disease, is linked to type 2 diabetes, heart disease and an increased risk of stroke. The plaque that is found in your mouth is the same plaque that can be found in your blood vessels. Read more about that here from the American Heart Associations. New research is […]

The Benefits of Flossing

By |March 1st, 2017|

In August of 2015 the benefits of flossing came under scrutiny. Here at Southbridge Dentistry we believe daily flossing is a critical step in successful long term oral health. Not only does it prevent tooth decay but it helps prevent periodontal disease (bone and gum disease) which has been linked to health issues such […]