June 7, 2018
The short answer is yes, but the long answer is more complicated. With innovations in treatment techniques and materials, more patients than ever are good candidates for tooth replacement with implants, but it’s still not the right option for everyone. Your smile is unique, and your tooth replacement plan should be too. The reason more dentists are recommending dental implants today is simple. They’re the only tooth replacement solution that restores both the roots and crowns of lost teeth. In this post, we’ll talk about some of the many benefits of implant supported tooth replacement.
November 19, 2017
The last thing you want is to look at your family’s holiday photos and see a yellow smile. If you’re the family member frowning in all the pictures, it’s time to talk to a dentist about a brighter smile for the holidays. Unfortunately, the holidays bring with them a number of sweets, fizzy drinks, and stressful behaviors that put your smile at risk. Keep reading to learn more about keeping your smile healthy with preventive dentistry, at-home hygiene, and cosmetic dental care to keep you smiling throughout the holiday season.
July 3, 2017
You take great pride in promoting the health and beauty of your teeth, but are you doing the same for your gums? The tissue serves an important role in your dental health, and if you are not proactive, an infection can develop, known as gum disease. It is estimated that 50 percent of adults have a form of it, which wreaks havoc on your oral and overall health when left untreated. While it is easily treatable in the early stages, many do not recognize the symptoms, allowing it to progress in severity. To prevent irreversible damage from occurring, you need treatment for gum disease in Beaumont at the first sign on the infection.
March 21, 2017
When it comes to your dental health, you are probably concerned about gum disease and tooth decay. However, there is a greater threat to your oral health—oral cancer. Oral cancer is responsible for over 9,700 deaths per year. With over 49,000 new cases of oral cancer diagnosed each year in the United States, it is important to have an oral cancer screening with your dentist in Beaumont at each preventive appointment. With April Oral Cancer Awareness Month, Dr. Michael Olson is committed to raising awareness about the importance of regular screenings.
January 20, 2017
The best family dentist in Beaumont offers preventive, restorative and cosmetic dental treatments, keeping smiles healthy, well-functioning and attractive. If you need children’s dentistry, state-of-the-art dental implants, porcelain veneers or any of today’s amazing cosmetic dental treatments, look to Dr. Michael R. Olson at West End Dental Group. Friendly and very skilled, Dr. Olson and his team would count it a privilege to serve your family–from children through senior adults.