Request Appointment Download Our Forms Read Our Reviews Like us on Facebook Give us a Call View our Map

Jacksonville Complete Dentistry Blog

Are Dental Implants Even Better Than Teeth?

July 27, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — jc-dentistry @ 1:45 am
3D render of a dental implant

Dental implants are one of the most hyped-up varieties of tooth replacement, and to tell the truth, just about all of that excitement is well-deserved. Dental implants offer a remarkable level of bite strength that you’d be hard-pressed to get from other tooth replacement options, and they’re durable enough to last for decades with regular maintenance.

When you hear about the materials they’re made of and their durability, you may even wonder whether dental implants are stronger than natural teeth. As it turns out, that proposition isn’t quite as silly as it sounds. Here’s a comparison of the two.


How to Recover From Wisdom Teeth Surgery

July 5, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — jc-dentistry @ 9:47 pm
someone holding an ice pack to their face

If you’ve ever known someone who has had their wisdom teeth removed, you’ve probably heard about what aftercare can entail, and it probably didn’t excite you. Fortunately, recovering from a wisdom tooth extraction can be easy if you know what you’re doing.

If you keep just a few things in mind, you’ll be able to heal quickly and with minimal discomfort. Here are a few tips to help you do that effectively, along with some information about how long you can expect aftercare to take.


Tips for Finding the Best Implant Dentist for You

June 4, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — jc-dentistry @ 10:46 pm
a closeup of dental implants

If you have missing teeth, you should know that no other tooth restoration option can rival dental implants. These unique posts are fully capable of replacing lost teeth in terms of look, feel, and functionality, and better yet, they can last for several decades with proper care! But if you have gaps in your grin that you’re hoping to replace, it starts with finding a skilled dentist who can place implants. Here are some tips to help you find the best and most qualified specialist for the job.  


What to Do If Your Adult Tooth Is Loose

June 2, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — jc-dentistry @ 9:13 pm
a patient examining his teeth

It can be alarming to notice that one of your adult teeth is loose—after all, it’s your baby teeth that are meant to loosen and fall out, not your permanent ones! But rather than panic and wish for the issue to resolve itself, you shouldn’t hesitate to leap into action, contact your dentist, and ensure that nothing problematic can arise from the issue. Here’s more from your trusted dentist about what you should do if you’ve noticed a loose adult tooth.


Can Dental Implants Get Cavities?

May 4, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — jc-dentistry @ 12:57 am
patient wondering if dental implants can get cavities

Dental implants serve as sophisticated replacements for missing teeth, encompassing three vital components: the implant, abutment, and restoration. This comprehensive solution provides a durable and visually appealing option for tooth replacement, enhancing both oral health and the overall appearance of your smile. If you have dental implants and are curious about their susceptibility to tooth decay, delve further into the following information for a better understanding.


Is It Safe to Get Dental Implants?

March 10, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — jc-dentistry @ 5:36 am
A dentist holding a model of dental implants

As tooth replacements, dental implants are pretty well-known. After all, they’re highly effective at restoring smiles with lifelike results! Still, you might wonder if these prosthetics are actually safe for use. You wouldn’t want a dental treatment that harms your health, right? It’s fortunate, then, that your Jacksonville dentist can answer your concern. Here, then, is a summary of how implants are highly safe and low-risk, as well as some ways to make them safer.


3 Things You Should Never Do to Your Dentures

February 28, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — jc-dentistry @ 7:21 pm
Dentures soaking in a glass

When you first get your dentures, there are quite a few things that you have to get used to. Talking and eating with your new teeth are going to be very different than when you were missing most of them.

You also may have to avoid a few common pitfalls to keep your dentures in good shape. Here are a few things you ought to watch out for if you want to keep your prosthetic working well.


Inside Incisors: Can Dental Implants Replace Your Front Teeth?

February 8, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — jc-dentistry @ 7:18 pm
dentist showing a patient a dental implant

Dental implants can be life-changing for patients who are missing teeth, and if you’re interested in realistic-feeling tooth replacement that can last you for decades, it’s hard to think of a better option.

The front teeth are the ones lost the most often, and some people worry whether dental implants can replace them effectively. If you want to know a little more about whether they can be used to replace your incisors, here’s a guide that can tell you a little bit more about dental implants.


Is There an Age Limit for Wisdom Teeth Removal?

January 4, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — jc-dentistry @ 5:10 am
mature woman with puzzled look

It’s true most people have their wisdom teeth removed in their early to mid-20s – it’s just easier that way. But what if you still have your wisdom teeth? Is it too late to have them extracted? Absolutely not! The truth is you’re never too old to have your wisdom teeth removed. While dentists recommend having them removed earlier, there can be great benefits to the surgery regardless. Yes, as you age, the roots of your wisdom teeth are more deeply embedded and formed, so it can be more painful to have them extracted later in life with an elevated risk of complications. Read on to learn more.


How Do I Take Care of My Dentures?

December 28, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — jc-dentistry @ 5:15 pm
Four sets of dentures lying on a table

A good set of dentures can afford you a level of oral health you may have been missing ever since you lost your teeth. You can chew, talk, and smile in ways that you might not have in years. That said, you have to take care of your prosthetic for it to take care of you.

Maintaining your dentures is easy once you know how to do it. If you need a little help, here are a few things you can do to keep your dentures in top shape.

Older Posts »