Contemporary Dentistry

Dental Implants

How Quality Dentures Can Help You Live Longer and Enjoy Life More

Dentures are a great invention. Replacement teeth that can help you to smile and eat even if you’ve lost your teeth can help a lot of people. Dentures get a bad reputation, though, because many people have poor quality dentures that don’t help as much as they could. Currently, 23 million Americans are edentulous [...]

How to Improve Chewing Force if You Have Dentures

It’s one of the most disappointing things people discover about having dentures: you just can’t bite and chew as well as you used to. You might be unhappy with the limited list of foods you are able to eat comfortably, and wish that you could expand them. You might be unhappy with the [...]

Does It Hurt to Get Dental Implants?

Many people worry that getting dental implants will be a painful process. But there’s good news: people who have gone through the process say that it’s much less discomfort than they expected. In fact, it can be one of the least painful dental procedures you go through. Here’s why. Few Nerves in [...]

What We Can Learn from Koala Teeth

Koalas may look cute, but they live a hard life. Not only are they riddled with disease and stereotyped as lazy – mostly due to their nutrient-starved diet – koalas typically don’t even die of old age; they usually die of starvation. Koalas are one of the few animals that survive solely on a diet [...]

Dental Implants Successful in Organ Transplant Patients

We know that dental implants work well for a wide variety of people. In fact, it seems that every day we get good news about how people can benefit from dental implants, even if they have conditions that might have given us pause in the past. Now a new study shows how [...]