Denture Wearers Can Preserve Their Jaw Bone and Facial Shape

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More than 36 million Americans don’t have any teeth. And 120 million are missing at least one tooth. (American College of Prosthodontists) 90% of individuals without teeth wear dentures. Are you one of them? Dentures aren’t the ideal tooth replacement If so, how are your dentures working for you? Do they slip around in your […]

Are Dental Veneers Reversible?

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When individuals seek cosmetic dentistry to improve their smile, porcelain veneers are a well-liked option. Unlike a crown that completely covers the tooth, a veneer is a super thin layer of a very heavy-duty porcelain, composite bonding, or ceramic. When bonded to a tooth, the veneer creates a natural, translucent, and new surface. It improves […]

Preventing Tooth Decay

Preventing Tooth Decay in Minnesota

In Minnesota and around the country, tooth decay is one of the most pervasive childhood dilemmas, yet tooth decay also affects adults. Arbor Lakes Dental – Jamie L. Sledd, DDS serves people from 4 to 94 years old to help fight tooth decay. Blame it on Bacteria Bacteria is the cause of tooth decay. Bacteria […]

Bridging The Gap

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Do you have a missing tooth that is detracting from your otherwise pleasant smile? At Arbor Lakes Dental in Maple Grove MN we can fill the gap with a dental bridge, and help you get back your sensational smile! A dental bridge could be the perfect answer for your missing tooth. A bridge not only […]

Tooth Restoration: Dental Implants And Dental Bridges

Maple Grove Dental Implants and Dental Bridges

Tooth replacement has been a highly requested treatment at Arbor Lakes Dental in Maple Grove MN. When our patients want information about tooth restoration, we oftentimes tell them about fixed (or traditional) dental bridges and tooth implants. A dental bridge is an artificial tooth which replaces a missing tooth. The false tooth—called a pontic—is fused […]