Hi, I’m Doctor Stuart Youmans of Aspen Ridge Dental. Today’s post focuses on an article that appeared recently on ScienceDaily.com. The article describes a study of Brazilian ICU patients that compared infection rates of those who received enhanced oral care instead of routine oral care. The patients who received the more intense dental care were […]
Implants Prevent Denture-Related Health Problems
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 25% of adults over 65 have no remaining teeth. Many of them choose dentures. But dental implants from Aspen Ridge Dental in Casper are a state-of-the-art alternative. Problems With Dentures Conventional dentures usually fit properly at first, but the mouth changes as you age. Normal wear […]
Look As Young As You Feel By Replacing Missing Teeth
A wise person once said that everyone wants a long life, but no one wants to get old. Yet it happens. While some challenges that come with aging can’t be avoided, others can. At Aspen Ridge Dental in Casper, we help patients of all ages with their dental health issues. Gaps In Your Smile? Many […]
Think A Missing Back Tooth Is No Big Deal?
Most people are embarrassed by a missing tooth in the front of the mouth. It may not be fair, but a gaping hole would have negative connotations for just about anyone. We can address that issue with a dental implant, at Aspen Ridge Dental in Casper. But what about a missing molar? Someone who loses […]
How Do Implant Dentures Work?
Dental implants are an ideal tooth restoration. They can restore anywhere from one to all missing teeth. Dental implants are available at Aspen Ridge Dental in Casper. A dental implant is a titanium post that is inserted into the patient’s jaw. What makes implants so unique is that they actually fuse with the bone, to […]
6 Reasons To Ditch Your Dentures For Dental Implants
Traditional dentures have been the only viable option for people who have lost all their teeth. But they have many drawbacks. Implant-supported dentures from Aspen Ridge Dental in Casper are a superior alternative. Dental implants are titanium posts that are inserted into the jawbone, where they fuse with the bone. Single implants can be used […]