We have all lost teeth before. As children, our teeth fell out and maybe we put them under the pillow for the tooth fairy or ran to our parents to show them the pearly white in our palm. But most of us now cringe at the thought of losing a tooth for good reason. A knocked out tooth not only causes pain and provides a nuisance but also necessitates emergency dental care. If you lost […]
Welcome to the Innovative Blog, a place where our Springfield cosmetic dentists, Dr. Grant Olson and Dr. Megan will discuss the latest in dentistry. Our team will update you on recent dental news, tips, and events going on at our practice. We hope the information we share will be useful in helping you learn more about our dental practice and the services we provide, and that you will ultimately have an even greater understanding of what advanced dental care can achieve.
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Most of us know how George Washington wore dentures for most of his life, but contrary to popular belief, they were made from ivory, not wood. People have been using dentures made of various materials for hundreds of years. The team at Innovative Dental takes a look back into the history of these dental replacements. The First False Teeth Archaeologists have found evidence of rudimentary dentures in many different cultures all around the world. The […]
At Innovative Dental, our top priority is your oral health, but we usually only see you once a year. In between your annual visits, it is up to you to keep your teeth and gums in good shape. While many people brush and floss their teeth regularly, there is a bit more controversy on whether or not to use mouthwash. The team here at Innovative Dental wants to put any concerns you may have about […]
The right adhesive for your dentures can make all the difference when it comes to comfort. With so many different adhesives for dentures available on the market, it can be difficult to decide which adhesive is the right one for you. The team at Innovative Dental wants to make sure you have the knowledge and understanding you need to find the right denture adhesive. We have determined three of the most important denture adhesive qualities. […]
At Innovative Dental, we care about your teeth. Our job is to ensure that you have the proper information and skills to ensure that you have the best in oral health. As dentists, our primary focus at Innovative Dental is caring about your teeth. Did you know that adults have four to five different types of teeth? Learn more about each type of tooth and its function below. The Four Types of Teeth Incisors Incisors […]