Are you a trivia nerd, or do you just love to soak up all the information about oral health that you can get your hands on? Prepare to be amazed! From fascinating facts about our primate cousins to a discovery that could reduce the need for dental drilling, your dentist in Bella Vista is here to list some of the latest and greatest discoveries in the oral health field.
Combs and Associates Dental Blog
November 27, 2017
September 29, 2017
We’re in something of a golden age of dental implants. The American Academy of Implant Dentistry reports that 3 million people in the US already have dental implants, with that number rising by 500,000 each year.
August 15, 2017
Sometimes, it might seem like the term “root canal” should be accompanied by dramatic music — the type of music you hear in horror films. However, that’s only because most people misunderstand what root canal therapy in Bella Vista is. This treatment can actually relieve pain and get you back on the road to excellent oral health. What exactly is root canal therapy, and how do you know if you need it?
July 31, 2017
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…)
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.