Planning Ahead for Dental Expenses

Dental problems can occur at any time, and sometimes restoration can mean a considerable expense. Seniors, in particular, may need dental work at a time when they are more concerned about managing their expense during retirement. A bit of planning can help you be prepared for those inevitable dental emergencies that need attention, to preserve… Read more »

The Importance of Dental Care for Older Americans

If you’re over age 60 and have significant oral health issues, you’re not alone. According to a study quoted by the American Dental Association (ADA), only 25 percent of older adults still have all of their natural teeth. Several common factors associated with aging contribute to this problem, including a higher likelihood of taking multiple… Read more »

Questions You Should Ask Before You Schedule Dental Sedation and Treatment

If you need to have a major dental procedure, it’s normal to be anxious about the possibility of discomfort. However, dental sedation can get you through with minimal pain and none of the unpleasant effects of general anesthesia. You should make sure the dentist is qualified and experienced. Here’s what you need to know, courtesy… Read more »

Do You Want to be a Prosthodontist?

Dentistry includes many specialty areas, including prosthodontics. Dr. Bryan Limmer is proud of his career as a prosthodontist and would be happy to share information with anyone else considering going into this dental specialty. It takes years of education, hard work, and dedication to become a successful prosthodontist, but it’s worth it to see patients… Read more »