Tooth Loss from Severe, Untreated Gum Disease Can Often Be Replaced by Dentures

The severe form of gum disease, which is known as periodontitis, can cause your gums to recede from the base of your teeth, creating small pockets of infection in your gums. The continual bacterial presence in this area can gradually result in a loss of bone structure. Once this happens,... Read more »

Which Works Best: Dental Crowns or Dental Veneers?

Are you looking to restore your smile but are unsure of which type of treatment to use? Two of the best options available are dental crowns and dental veneers. Dental crowns fully conceal damaged or unsightly teeth by capping the whole tooth down to the gum line while dental veneers... Read more »

Brightening Your Pearly Whites

Want to add a little extra angelic glow to your smile? Here are your options: Whitening Toothpastes Whitening toothpastes have special bleaching agents that gently break down stains, somewhat like laundry stain removal does to your clothing. Even ADA tested products only remove stains on the surface; they cannot change... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Adept Dental Shafter, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »