Restorative Dentistry

Grand Rapids, MI Dentists Dentures
How Do You Get Used to Wearing Dentures?
Our dentists in Grand Rapids, MI may recommend dentures to replace missing teeth. Yet, it’s important to understand that there’s a transition period while you’re getting used to wearing dentures. It’s not uncommon for people to lisp until they get...
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Dentures Dentists in Grand Rapids MI
Adjusting to Dentures: The First 30 Days
If you’re thinking about dentures as an option to replace a few teeth or an entire arch, congratulations! Dentures are an effective way to restore the look and function of a natural smile. However, there is an adjustment period in...
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Grand Rapids, MI Dental Implant Dentists
Am I a Candidate for the Dental Implant Procedure?
Have you recently lost a tooth? If so, you may be interested in the dental implant procedure to help you smile with confidence. A dental implant is an artificial tooth root (typically made of titanium) that’s placed in your jaw...
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Dental Implants Dentists in Grand Rapids MI
Are Dental Implants Better Than Dentures?
Our dentists use both dentures and dental implants to replace teeth. Do you know what tooth replacement options are right for you? Each patient is different. That is why it's important to know the pros and cons of dentures and...
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Tooth Replacement Dentists in Grand Rapids, MI
What Happens If You Don’t Replace Missing Teeth?
Your teeth are held in place by tooth roots, jawbone tissue, gums, and other teeth. Once you lose one tooth, your risk of further tooth loss increases significantly. Fortunately, our dental implant dentists can help you explore different ways to...
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Root Canal Therapy Dentist Grand Rapids
What to Expect During Root Canal Therapy
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Don’t ignore a toothache! Tooth pain is your body’s way of telling you something is wrong. Once a cavity is deep enough to penetrate dental pulp, you may need to schedule an emergency visit with one of our root canal...
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Grand Rapids Dentist Gum Disease
How to Protect Your Smile from Periodontal Disease
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Did you know that about half of Americans age 30 and older have periodontal disease, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention? Periodontal diseaseis caused by untreated plaque and tartar buildup on your teeth and gums. The bacteria...
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Gum Disease Dentist Grand Rapids
Prevent Gum Disease from Getting Worse
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Gum disease can strike the best of us. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 47.2% of Americans age 30 and older have periodontal disease. While gum disease can be reversed in its early stages, the same can’t...
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Dental Crowns Dentist Grand Rapids, MI
How Dental Crowns & Fillings are Different
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Dental crowns and fillings are both capable of repairing damage done to teeth. However, there are differences between the two that could determine which one our dentists recommend during your next appointment. In this blog post, our dentists will go...
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5 Ways to Prevent Gum Disease Dentist Grand Rapids, MI
5 Ways to Prevent Gum Disease
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Did you know 47.2% of Americans age 30 and older have periodontal disease, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention? While early gum disease (gingivitis) can be reversed with a teeth cleaning from your dentist every 6 months...
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