Can Dental Implants Have a Negative Impact on Other Teeth?

Dental implants can be placed right alongside natural teeth to serve as a replacement for a tooth, or teeth, that is either missing or has been damaged so badly that it needs to be pulled. But can dental implants have a negative impact on natural teeth? Take a look at how well dental implants fit in with natural teeth and what you can do to be sure that minor risks don’t grow into bigger issues.

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Clear Braces: What a Difference Six Months Can Make

The stigma of wearing braces continues losing its grip. Yet, there are still so many people who can’t come to terms with wearing traditional braces. That’s where clear braces come in. ClearCorrect clear braces are transparent trays that fit around each row of teeth to slowly, over the course of months, move all of your teeth into their optimal alignment.

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What Can My Dentist Do For Me?

Understanding what general dentistry offers can help patients better understand how to invest in their oral health whether they are insured or not, as well as the risks associated with skipping regular cleanings. 

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3 Influential Women in Dentistry

March is National Women’s Month. It is a time to look back on history and appreciate all of the great things women have done for society over the years. In fact, if it was not for women, then dentistry would not be where it is today. Here are some of the incredible women who have influenced the dental field over the centuries.

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Straws: Not Just Bad for the Environment

 There has been a raging debate of late over the use of plastic straws in restaurants around the U.S. It is clear that plastic straws are bad for the environment, but there are other reasons to get rid of them – including the fact that they are bad for your teeth and your overall oral health.

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Look Your Best This Holiday Season With Our Cosmetic Procedures

Our team can do much more than simply enhance your teeth. We can also smooth out wrinkles and fine lines around the face with BOTOX® and Radiesse®.

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Understand the 3 Big Reasons Dental Implants Fail

Many patients understand that implants are meant to be permanent, but that doesn’t mean they always will be. There are accidents and failures that can happen along the way.

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Understanding the Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

If you want to preserve your smile and return to the lifestyle you’re used to, it’s important to understand your options, and that includes understanding when dentures will be your best choice.

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June 30th is Social Media Day! Get Your Teeth Ready for Selfies

This year, Social Media Day falls on June 30th. At Southern Smiles Dental PC, we offer the cosmetic dentistry procedure of professional teeth whitening in Oklahoma City, OK to help you get ready for pictures you can be proud to post.

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Oral Health and a Healthy Pregnancy

For newly expecting mothers, there’s a lot of prepping to be completed before the new baby’s arrival. With all the planning and nesting happening, it’s easy for the new mother to put her health on the back burner, especially her oral health. The health of your teeth and your gums should not be ignored during this crucial time. The bacteria t....

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