Oral Rinses: An Extra Measure Of Protection For Lansdale Kids

Oral Rinses: An Extra Measure Of Tooth Protection For North Penn Kids

Hello, I’m Kevin Bass and Lawrence Black of Black & Bass Cosmetic and Family Dentistry. North Penn parents usually know the basics of children’s oral health: limit sugar, make sure they brush and floss regularly, take them to the dentist for twice-yearly exams and cleanings, discourage between-meal snacking, see that they get enough calcium and…

Do You Have Periodontal Disease?

Periodontal Disease in Pennsylvania

Though most Pennsylvania residents are fairly health-conscious, periodontal disease is more common than you might think. At Black & Bass Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we see patients with gum disease every day. Some patients don’t even know they have it until Dr. Kevin Bass and Lawrence Black diagnose it. Fortunately, it can be treated with…

Are Dental Implants Worth It?

Are Lansdale Dental Implants Worth It?

Are dental implants worth the price? Absolutely! A dental implant is a permanent tooth replacement that looks, feels and functions like a natural tooth. The actual dental implant material is usually titanium. A post is surgically inserted into the jaw bone to replace the root of the missing tooth. The post meshes with the bone to…

Has Your Smile Lost Its Luster?

Has Your Smile Lost Its Luster?

Hello Lansdale! Has your smile lost its luster? Are your teeth discolored? My name is Kevin Bass and Lawrence Black and I have been creating whiter, brighter smiles for patients in the Lansdale area since 1989 at Black & Bass Cosmetic and Family Dentistry. Whether your teeth have been stained by drinks such as red…

What If My Child Loses Their Baby Teeth Too Early?

baby teeth fall out early? Lansdale

Primary teeth are vital. Your child needs them to speak. Your son or daughter needs them to eat. A healthy smile improves self-esteem for everyone—young and old. Plus, those little teeth preserve space for the permanent teeth to come in and take their place. When young children lose their baby teeth a long time before…

Attention Lansdale Teens: Both Smoking And Vaping Put Your Smile At Risk

oral health risks of e-cigarettes Lansdale

    A recent study on the influences of e-cigarettes on oral health has more dismal information for people who believe vaping is less harmful than smoking traditional cigarettes. In a study published in the journal Oncotarget, analysts determined that e-cigarettes may cause chronic inflammation and irreversible cellular damage. These conditions, in turn, can result in…

Porcelain Veneers And Instant Orthodontics

Lansdale Porcelain Veneers and Instant Orthodontics

If you have been paying attention to the orthodontics scene in recent years, you probably have heard about invisible braces and speed braces. These new teeth straightening procedures have been welcomed by many individuals, especially adults who want an alternative to traditional metal braces. There’s more good news for men and women who want to…