Blog Archive

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT GUM DISEASE AND RECEDING GUMS Oct 31st, 2018

Gum disease is a serious situation and if it is not treated in a timely manner, you can experience irreparable harm to your teeth and gums. One of the most important things you must know about gum disease is that it is typically silent until it reaches the later stages....

CUSTOM ABUTMENTS FOR DENTAL IMPLANTS: INFORMATION FOR YOU Sep 28th, 2018

Dental implant therapy has grown immensely over the last few years and the technology to place them has continued to advance and evolve over time. Because of this, dental implants have become one of the most popular options for tooth replacement. Patients who are missing teeth often seek out this...

DENTAL IMPLANT COSTS AND MORE – FAQS Sep 10th, 2018

Thank you for choosing Greenhills Dental Care to be your primary dental provider. We are committed to complete patient satisfaction and providing you with a smile that you can be proud of for many years. If you are wondering whether dental implants are the right choice for you, these questions...

IMPLANTS RECOVERY TIME Jul 22nd, 2018

Implants are beneficial for many patients, but one of the most often asked questions about them is how long it will take for them to heal and how will the dental implant surgery affect me. These are good questions and ones that Dr. Shirley Bien wants to discuss with you.Dental...

DENTURES OR DENTAL IMPLANTS? Jul 5th, 2018

If you are missing teeth, then you may be faced with the question of dentures or dental implants? Some patients find themselves cautious of dentures because they can be uncomfortable and slip around while in the mouth. This is true and often times why patients do choose dental implants. Today,...

FULL MOUTH DENTAL IMPLANTS May 24th, 2018

One of the things that we are often asked about here at Greenhills Dental Care is whether or not dental implants are a good idea for full mouth tooth replacement or if there is better option. Some of the tooth replacement options you can explore include full dentures or implanted-supported...

DIY BRACES May 2nd, 2018

DON’T PARTICIPATE IN THIS HARMFUL TREND The Internet is a source for new ideas and trends that have gained traction and taken off. Many kids and teens view YouTube and the Internet to see what fashion trends are hot and what is considered cool these days. YouTube and the Internet...

DENTAL IMPLANTS WITH NO WORRIES Feb 7th, 2018

While dental implants provide an efficient and worry-free long-term tooth replacement option, there are some factors that can detract from the success of a dental implant procedure. To make sure you are in the best of hands, find a qualified and skilled dental implant dentist to perform your dental implant...

THE DETAILS ABOUT YOUR DENTAL IMPLANT SURGERY Jan 11th, 2018

If you have decided that you want to have dental implant surgery performed, you may be shocked to know that the process is much easier than imagined. Often, patients will start to let their minds wander and they think of an extensive process that is full of pain and drawbacks,...

DENTAL IMPLANT COST: WHAT SHOULD YOU EXPECT? Nov 27th, 2017

You may be under the impression that dental implants are unaffordable, but in actuality, they are really no more expensive in the long run than other tooth replacement options, such as dentures. And dental implants are significantly more comfortable, attractive, and functional than dentures. To learn more about dental implants...

PROTECT YOUR SMILE AND KEEP IT HEALTHY WHILE WEARING BRACES Nov 23rd, 2017

If you have been referred for orthodontic treatment, now is the time to seek it out. Not only will you benefit from a beautiful smile, you will know your smile is healthy as well. Orthodontists work to straighten your teeth through a dental specialty called orthodontics. Early intervention can help...

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT DENTAL IMPLANTS Oct 15th, 2017

As children, losing a tooth is exciting. It is a sign you are getting bigger, and it also means a visit from the tooth fairy is in your future. As an adult, it is not a welcome experience.First, there is a certain stigma against adult tooth loss. Then there is...

ORTHODONTICS: WHAT IS IT? Sep 9th, 2017

WHAT IS ORTHODONTICS? Orthodontics is known as a subfield within the dentistry niche and it is focused on the correction of any teeth that may not be placed properly. You have likely noticed someone who has crooked teeth or teeth that are spread too far apart. When you have a...

HEALTH BENEFITS FROM STRAIGHT TEETH Aug 30th, 2017

If we were to ask you what some of the benefits of straight teeth are, what would you say? You would likely think that it is an esthetics thing and that if you want to look good, you should have straight teeth. While this is often the case, there are...

ANTIBIOTICS NEEDED FOR DENTAL IMPLANTS? Aug 10th, 2017

This is one of the most commonly asked questions here in our Fremont office and the answer is two-fold. In fact, there is no just yes or no answer that we can give here because it depends on the patient and the circumstance surrounding the patient’s health. Today’s statistics show...

TIMELINES FOR DENTAL IMPLANTS Jul 12th, 2017

OVERVIEW OF TIMELINES FOR DENTAL IMPLANTS Missing teeth can cause you to feel some anxiety and a loss of self-confidence, especially as you venture out into public. Many people who are missing teeth are searching for a replacement option. Dental implants are the most popular option for replacement and many...

INVISALIGN May 19th, 2017

A MODERN SOLUTION FOR A SMILE MAKEOVER Do you lack confidence in your smile? Are you bothered by teeth that aren’t quite straight? If so, now is the time to finally do something about it. If you don’t like the look and feel of metal braces, Invisalign may be the...

DENTAL IMPLANT SURGERY AND WHY YOU SHOULDN’T BE AFRAID May 19th, 2017

Dental implants are heard all over the place and when you think of a tooth replacement option, you probably instantly think of them. They have risen to popularity and will continue to as people find out just how durable they are. In addition, they mimic the look and feel of...

DENTAL IMPLANTS AND DIABETES Apr 21st, 2017

Do you have diabetes? Have you been told that you were not a candidate for dental implants? If so, there is good news. The most recent studies about dental implants for diabetic people show that dental implants can be successful and safe. WHAT IS DIABETES? Over 29 million people in...