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Dentures Have Come a Long Way Apr 8th, 2021

For thousands of years, people have been replacing missing, lost or broken teeth. Did you know that early attempts to replace missing teeth used teeth from animals? Thankfully, we have much better options today thanks to advancements in denture technology. At Complete Health Dental Care, our specialist, Carl S Piontkowski,...

Why You Should Never Ignore a Missing Tooth Mar 1st, 2021

You might think that as long as nobody else can see you’re missing a tooth in the back of your mouth, there’s no need to replace it. You might also think that replacing missing teeth is purely a cosmetic issue. However, the truth is that if you don’t replace a...

5 Ways Crowns Support Your Dental Health Feb 1st, 2021

Damaged teeth aren’t only unattractive to look at, but they often cause mouth pain and make it difficult to chew. Ignoring a damaged tooth can lead to decay, gum disease, and complex dental problems.  Here at Complete Health Dental Care in Clinton Township, Michigan, our skilled dentist, Dr. Carl S....

Greet the New Year With White, Bright Teeth Jan 13th, 2021

It’s the new year and you’re ready to take control of your health. Don’t forget the health of your teeth. Along the way, you can take your smile to new levels of brightness. If your teeth aren’t quite as white as you’d like, you have lots of options to improve...

FASTBRACES: The Innovative Alternative to Traditional Braces Dec 1st, 2020

Traditionally, fixing misaligned teeth has been a long, sometimes painful process that involves wearing either a series of complex wire brackets and wires or clear plastic trays for a year to several years. In addition to the length of time these methods take, they also cause inconvenience due to food...

Versatile Veneers Easily Correct an Array of Smile Flaws Nov 1st, 2020

Only the luckiest people have naturally perfect smiles, and even then, care and upkeep are crucial. For the rest, with slightly crooked teeth, natural coloring that isn’t as white as they’d like, or even minor damage, more involved dental procedures are necessary to convert to a Hollywood sheen. Dental veneers...

Adjusting to Life With Dentures Oct 1st, 2020

Your teeth are tough and designed to last a lifetime. But disease, decay, or injury can wreak havoc on your teeth, sending you to replacement options like dentures. While few things are as good as the original, dentures have come a long way since the bone-and-wood days of old. In...

Dental Implants 101: All Your Questions Answered Sep 9th, 2020

It’s estimated that about 178 million Americans are missing at least one tooth, and 40 million are missing all of their teeth. While dentures and bridges may have been the standard treatment option for replacing missing teeth in the past, dental implants are now the recommended treatment for many reasons....