False Teeth

What is False About False Teeth? There is a false belief that when someone gets false teeth or dentures, they are through going to the dentist or spending money on their mouth. False teeth are made of plastic and like anything else, plastic doesn’t last forever. Dentures break and crack over time. Additionally, after the […]

Gum Disease

Did you know that gum disease affects oral tissues and is caused by bacteria that live on the tooth root under the gums? If left untreated, this bacteria cause chronic infection of the gums and eventually bone loss. To help patients recognize common signs of gum disease, Kuhn Dental Associates has created this easy gum […]

One Day Porcelain Crowns

Did you know Kuhn Dental offers One Day Crowns? With the Cerec digital system there are no more messy impressions and you do not have to wear a temporary crown while you wait three weeks for your permanent crown to be made in a dental laboratory. This saves you the time, money and hassle associated […]

How Cavities Form

Did you know your teeth are part of a complex ecosystem filled with saliva and bacteria?  By eating lots of sugar you feed the bacteria and they grow and produce acid. This acid slowly eats away at  your teeth’s enamel and creates a cavity. Tooth decay is the result of an infection with certain types […]

SENSITIVE TEETH

Temperature extremes shouldn’t be painful to your teeth. If you wince when sipping or eating hot or cold food , then you probably have “sensitive teeth”.  Sensitivity to temperature can have many causes. Cavities Tooth grinding Worn enamel Exposed roots Chipped or cracked teeth If your teeth are causing you pain, call your dentist today to […]

Dental Implant Benefits

Missing teeth are a problem. Dental implant benefits include replacing missing teeth and the implant will last a long time. With implants you can chew better, eat what you want and smile with confidence. Dental implants replace the root with a titanium screw and a crown on top and they help preserve the jawbone. We […]

One Visit Crowns

Porcelain crowns in one visit. Using digital impressions, Kuhn Dental can design your crown with Cerec software. We send the digital image to the milling machine, which creates a durable porcelain crown. The milling machine used a single block of high quality porcelain that is similar to your natural tooth enamel.  We will choose the shape, […]

Dental Implants

Dental Implant Post

Are they an option for you? Dental implants are an effective way to replace missing teeth.  When teeth are lost because of disease or an accident, dental implants may be a good option. You may want to choose dental implants if you: Hide your smile because you have missing teeth Wear dentures that are uncomfortable […]

Headaches

HEADACHES – ASK YOUR DENTIST   Dr. Grimshaw can help treat your headaches.  Improper occlusion (bite) may play a significant role in certain types of headaches.  The muscles of the temple area of the forehead play an important part in the posturing and closing of the jaw.  If your occlusion is not right, it can […]

Same Day Porcelain Crowns

Did you know we offer One Day Crowns? With the Cerec digital system there are no more messy impressions and you do not have to wear a temporary crown while you wait three weeks for your permanent crown to be made in a dental laboratory. This saves you the time, money and hassle associated with […]