Archive for October, 2017

Working Together for Excellent Patient Care

Interdisciplinary Dentistry At Timberlake Dental, not only do we believe that each patient should be treated with excellence; we believe that each individual procedure should be carried out with excellence.  Because our goal is for each patient to receive the best treatment in every aspect of their health care, we cooperate with medical and dental […]

Is your mouth making you sick?

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 How Oral Health Impacts Systemic Health At Timberlake Dental, we take healthcare seriously.  While we are specifically concerned with our patients’ oral health, we acknowledge its role in a person’s overall health.  Unfortunately, the mouth has always been treated by a realm of healthcare (dentistry), which has historically been completely separate […]

Dental Implants: Restoration of a Missing Tooth

October 11, 2017 A Missing Tooth In dentistry, we use the term prognosis to describe how long a tooth will continue to function properly.  That term also encompasses any treatment done on a tooth as a predictor of how long the treatment itself will last and keep the tooth in proper function.  Giving a prognosis […]

All-on-Four Implant-Supported Dentures

How are All-on-Four Dentures Different from Other Dentures? In our previous blog, we discussed options to replace missing teeth for someone who has lost all of their teeth, including traditional dentures and implant-supported dentures.  Both of these treatment options are removable.  The dentures are removed from the mouth to clean and are typically left out […]