Are You a Good Candidate for IV Sedation?

June 8, 2022

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patient getting ready for IV sedation in Broken Arrow

Other than brushing and flossing every day, visiting your dentist is one of the best ways to preserve your dental health. They can monitor your teeth and provide treatment for developing issues they might find. However, you may feel anxious or nervous to undergo any dental procedures. If so, then IV sedation might be an option for you. But what exactly can you expect from this treatment? Read on to learn what IV sedation is and how you could be a good candidate for it!


Answering the Most Common Questions About Sedation Dentistry

May 2, 2022

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Young girl receiving sedation dentistry and giving thumbs up.

If going to the dentist’s office fills you with fear, anxiety, and existential dread, you are not alone; roughly 9 – 20% of US adults are affected with “dentophobia.” Because of this, sedation dentistry has emerged as one of the most popular solutions for treating those who would rather be anywhere else in the world than sitting in the dentist’s chair. Keep reading as we answer a few of the most common questions concerning sedation dentistry and talk about why it’s a great answer for dental-related anxiety and more.


4 Things You Should Know Before Getting Invisalign

March 4, 2022

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Invisalign aligners on table in Broken Arrow

Are you wanting to get perfectly straight teeth? If so, then you’re probably considering getting Invisalign. Not only are these aligners faster at correcting a smile, but they’re also the most discreet option! While you’ll be able to enjoy all the benefits of your improved teeth, there are several factors within the process you should be aware of. Read on to learn four things to know before getting Invisalign.


5 Bad Habits to Avoid with Dental Implants

January 6, 2022

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person biting their nails

If you have dental implants to replace missing teeth or are considering getting them, you may already be aware of the range of benefits they offer. From filling in gaps to preventing additional tooth loss, dental implants are an excellent way to assure the longevity of your smile. As helpful as they are, neglecting to take care of your dental implants by engaging in harmful behaviors can cause them to fail. So you know what to avoid, read on to learn about five bad habits that you should never do with dental implants.