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Dental Implants in Winston-Salem, NC

Do you have missing teeth? Are you wondering whether a dental implant would be right for you? If you lose one or more teeth, the bone that surrounds the root does not receive any more stimulation from chewing, and it begins to wear away. This can cause your teeth to shift and drift into the …

New Guidelines for Knocked-Out Teeth

New guidelines for knocked out teeth

As fall sports in Winston-Salem swing into full gear for kids and teens, it’s important to look at what to do if a tooth (or teeth) gets knocked out. We dentists refer to a knocked-out tooth as an “avulsed” tooth. If a tooth gets knocked out, the blood vessels and supporting tissues are damaged too. …