You’re tired. You’re tired of half-heartedly smiling for pictures and instantly looking at the soup section of any menu. Your missing teeth have been a problem for a while now, and you’re ready to finally do something about them. In the past few decades, dentistry has developed something called dental implants, and they’re fast becoming the first choice of both doctors and patients alike when it comes to replacing missing teeth. Why? Today, I’m going to answer some of the most common implant questions so you can know more about rebuilding your smile. (more…)
Combs and Associates Dental Blog
July 31, 2017
June 29, 2017
If you are among the 178 million Americans missing at least one tooth, you are probably looking for an effective form of tooth replacement. Now, several advancements in dentistry provide you with various options, but which one will meet your needs? As your dentist in Pea Ridge, Combs & White Family Dentistry offers multiple choices to regain a complete smile. After performing an initial consultation, we will discuss our recommendations to help you treat your tooth loss.
May 23, 2017
Have you and your partner been inexplicably irritable lately? You feel restless throughout the night and the domino effect is your partner complaining about it and your horrible snoring habit. Believe it or not, you may be suffering from a sleeping disorder known as obstructive sleep apnea. There are many patients that have had the same stressful nights and turned bed time back to a relaxing period with sleep apnea in Bella Vista from Combs & White Family Dentistry. If you’re tired of the quality of your life declining for you and your sleeping partner, it may be time to learn about what Dr. Combs and Dr. White can do for you and your family.
April 19, 2017
If you’ve ever witnessed a friend or family member lose teeth, you know how devastating it can be. Not only did they take a hit to their self-confidence but their overall health as well. Now that you’re facing the same dental problem, you know you must find a comprehensive tooth replacement. Here at Combs and White Family Dentistry, our team wants to help you restore your smile. Although there are several reconstruction options, our dentists will almost always recommend dental implants in Pea Ridge first. Dental implants have many advantages compared to other restorations, but what you probably really want to know is what can you expect during the procedure.
February 2, 2017
There are lots of things you might put off doing – getting the oil in your car changed, waiting ‘til the last minute to file your taxes, and seeing your dentist. Many people are under the misconception that their smile will remain healthy even if they avoid seeing their dentist in Pea Ridge. Why should you see your dentist at least twice a year? Dr. Chris Combs and Dr. J. Cole White explain everything in this article.
January 3, 2017
It’s a new year, which means one thing to many people: New Year’s Resolutions. What do you want to be better in 2017? Your health? Your appearance? You can easily improve both just by taking better care of your teeth. Combs and White Family Dentistry, the home of your dentist in Pea Ridge, is going to share 5 simple habits that will enhance the look of your smile while making it healthier than ever.
December 15, 2016
Have you been living with an incomplete smile due to missing teeth? If so, you probably do not smile confidently. Not to mention, everyday tasks like eating and speaking are probably difficult. As the new year approaches, now is the perfect time to invest in your smile with dental implants in Bella Vista. Dental implants are the most preferred solution to replace missing teeth because they offer a 95% success rate and will last a lifetime. Plus, they are the only form of tooth replacement to most closely mimic the appearance and function of natural teeth. With the new year right around the corner, your FSA account will be reinstated to affordably restore your smile with dental implants.
November 30, 2016
What’s a dental crown? Do you need one? It’s not so difficult to recognize the need for this common restorative treatment. Here’s how to know whether or not you’re likely to require a dental crown in Pea Ridge, AR.
October 25, 2016
Everyone wants to have a healthy, beautiful smile that lasts a lifetime. In order to achieve the lasting smile you want, you need to visit your dentist twice a year in addition to your home oral hygiene routine. Semi-annual appointments with your dentist in Pea Ridge helps to ensure the health of your smile through regular cleanings and checkups. However, life tends to get busy, causing many to put their 6-month checkups on hold. As the end of the year approaches, now is the ideal time to use your insurance benefits to receive your dental cleaning and checkup. As you snack on the yummy goodies of Halloween, use it as a reminder to come in for a good cleaning to prevent tooth decay and gum disease.
September 6, 2016
Toothaches are a common complaint among many patients. Often, when a toothache occurs, your first thought is that a cavity has developed, but this is not always the case. There are a number of reasons why a toothache may occur. Anytime you experience a toothache, no matter the severity, it is important to visit your dentist in Bella Vista because tooth pain is a sign of an underlying dental problem. As your family dentist, we will perform the necessary examination to find the cause of your discomfort. In some cases, the cause of the pain maybe as simple as weakened enamel, while other times the problem can be a result of an infection.