The Rate of Bone Loss After Extraction Can Be Slowed or Stopped With an Implant

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Bone loss is an unfortunate and common result of the loss of a tooth, whether from extraction or some other reason. Dental implants, like those available from Priority Dental in Casper, can slow and even stop it. Bone loss, or recession, occurs because the bone’s density is no longer preserved by the action of chewing. […]

Tell Your Dentist Which Prescription Meds You Are Taking

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It’s standard practice for healthcare providers to find out what medications their patients are taking. At Priority Dental in Casper our patients sometimes wonder why we ask them about prescription medications before their dental process. Here’s why: Some medications—prescription or over-the-counter—can affect oral health or dental treatment. Bleeding Issues Heparin/warfarin and other anticoagulants can bring […]

Smile More, Live Better

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If you think your smile is unattractive, you may not smile very often. Help is on the way! Cosmetic dentistry from Priority Dental in Casper can improve any smile. In addition to simply making us happier, smiling benefits our quality of life in a multitude of ways. 1.  Look Younger and More Attractive It doesn’t take […]