Are All Dental Implants Created Equal?

We hear a lot about dental implants as the best way to replace missing teeth. The usual response to implant dentistry is it is really expensive! That said there seem to be a wide range of price for this type of procedure. What makes one implant different from another? Dr. Steven M. Gilson DMD. at Gentle Family Dentistry is a cosmetic dentist in Plantation Florida with over 30 years of experience as a family and cosmetic [...]

March 28th, 2016|Dental Implants|Comments Off on Are All Dental Implants Created Equal?

I need a Root Canal! Oh my God!!!

Perhaps the most misunderstood and misrepresented treatment that dentists do for their patients is the procedure of root canal. No other procedure conjures images of pain and suffering. In fact, root canal treatment or endodontic therapy is most often performed to get patients out of pain and is itself an almost painless procedure in the right hands. At my Plantation dental office, one of the most popular question I get asked is: What is root [...]

March 12th, 2016|Root Canal|Comments Off on I need a Root Canal! Oh my God!!!

Why is dental health important?

Many People wonder or question why should I go to the dentist not knowing the why are dental visits necessary and how they relate to your overall health! Our teeth and gums provide insight into both our physical being and our physical wellbeing. Ignore your teeth and they will go away! The care we take off our teeth says something about us. If they are healthy, white, and attractive, that says a lot about your [...]

February 29th, 2016|Dental Advice|Comments Off on Why is dental health important?