After the results of your sleep study, the sentence was in: CPAP, every night, life sentence. At first, you might’ve felt relieved. Grateful, even. At some point, some geniuses invented a machine that helps you sleep better, and could even save your life! What a great time to be alive, you might have thought at … Continue reading Do You Hate Your CPAP Machine? Try This Simple Fix for Sleep Apnea
Permanent adult teeth are meant to last a lifetime. Unfortunately, sometimes even with good oral hygiene, regular dental visits, and preventative care, a tooth might need to be extracted. No one likes to have a tooth pulled, but often it is an unavoidable fact of life. All too often here at GPS Dental, we get … Continue reading Don’t Procrastinate with Tooth Extractions
Dental implants are rapidly gaining popularity as the most preferred tooth replacement option, owing to their durability, strength, and convenience. However, implants cannot be durable or successful unless they are firmly embedded within the jaw bone. In these cases, dentists restore the thickness of the jaw bones with the help of a bone augmentation or … Continue reading Bone Grafting 101 + Why You Might Need It
The back-to-school season is about to start! For many, this means heading to your nearest office supply store and stocking up on paper, pens, and notebooks, and then going to school orientation to find out who this year’s teachers are going to be. But for the team at GPS Dental, back to school means dental … Continue reading Back-to-School Checklist: Schedule Your Dental Exam!
No one likes missing teeth. When it comes to tooth replacement, you have options. Whether you are considering dental implants for cosmetic reasons or functional reasons, there are several factors you’ll want to keep in mind before making your decision. Let the experts at GPS Dental walk you through some circumstances that might mean an … Continue reading Are Dental Implants Right for You? What Makes a Bad Implant Candidate?
Warm sun, a comfy chair and a cool drink. That is the best feeling of summer. Nostalgia hits a high note when you have to race the drips from your ice cream cone so you don’t end up with sticky hands. Cold treats on hot days means summer has arrived. When things really heat up, … Continue reading 4 Fruity Recipes That Will Kick Your Ice Cream Craving This Summer
Tooth replacement is a very personal process with a lot of variables. Healthy teeth and gums can change more than just the way you eat; your quality of life and overall happiness depend upon them. When replacing teeth, it’s important to know the differences between the methods and the pros and cons of each. Luckily, … Continue reading The Stress-Free Guide to the Top 3 Tooth Replacement Options
Summertime is full of fun things to do and fun places to go – which also means spending time in the car and away from home. Trips to the zoo, the beach, and the park usually involve travel and hungry kids. Snacks during these adventures can be pitfalls both for your dental visits and your … Continue reading On-The-Go Snacks for Healthier Smiles & Happier Parents
While dentists are known for creating beautiful smiles and keeping your mouth healthy, your dentist could help you with so much more! The team at GPS Dental, for example, could help you get a better night’s sleep! Curious to see what else your dentist can fix? See the other services you didn’t know we offer. … Continue reading How Can My Dentist Help My Sleep Apnea?
The American Dental Association calls the development and use of implants, “one of the biggest advances in dentistry in the past 40 years”. When you lose a tooth and you need a replacement, dental implants are often considered the most discrete, natural-feeling option available. However, there’s no such thing as a free lunch. It’s important … Continue reading The Best & Worst Parts of Getting Dental Implants