For many people C.P.A.P. is the best way to treat moderate to severe sleep apnea. That said, if you have been diagnosed with mild obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), there may be other ways to reduce your sleep apnea symptoms effectively besides CPAP.
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Dental implants and dental bridges are excellent ways to replace a number of missing teeth. That said, both of these tooth replacement options have their pros and cons. Below, our Delta dentists explain more about dental implants vs dental bridges.
If you have mild to moderate obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) a dental appliance may help you to reduce your symptoms and get a good night's rest.
Our Delta dentists are often asked about the importance of flossing. Patients wonder why they should bother to floss if they brush thoroughly twice a day? Today our dentists explain why flossing should be an important part of your oral hygiene routine.
Our Delta area dentists often restore the appearance and function of patient's smiles with dental implants. That said, if you'd like to replace your missing teeth with dental implants, but lack healthy bone to support the implants, you will require a bone graft.
Sleep apnea and snoring have similar symptoms, but they are very different issues. Our Delta dentist explains what sleep apnea is and shares some of the differences between snoring and sleep apnea.
A strong oral hygiene routine helps to keep your teeth healthy and free from cavities. That said, no one is perfect, so here are a few ways to know if you might have a cavity.
For most of our patients, local anesthetic is sufficient to prevent pain during many dental treatments. That said, for some patients sedation may also be appropriate to ensure the safe, efficient delivery of dental procedures. Here, our Delta dentist explains more.
When it comes to choosing a model of electric toothbrush, the final decision is largely down to personal preference. That said, here are a few features our Delta dentist suggests you look for while shopping for the perfect electric toothbrush for your smile.
In spite of what some headline grabbing studies seem to indicate, mouthwash may be a safe way to rinse away food debris and bacteria after brushing and flossing. That said, it's important to remember that mouthwash is not and essential part of a good oral hygiene routine.
Generally dental sedation is not offered for routine dental cleanings or checkups, however, we may be able to offer it to patients who suffer with with extreme anxiety.
If you have missing teeth, dentures can help to restore your smile and your confidence. Dentures can also help you with everyday tasks such as speaking and eating. Nonetheless, it's important to note that adjusting to wearing new dentures will take a little time. Here are some tips to help.