The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Have You Lost a Tooth? Don’t Panic!

If you lose a tooth, the first thing you will do is probably panic. There may have been a slip or fall involved or a blow to the mouth. You may be wondering how long you will have to go without a tooth, how bad the damage is, and how... Read more »

How to Preserve the Appearance of Your Dental Veneers

If you are looking to repair minor tooth damage or enhance the cosmetic appearance of your teeth, you may find that dental veneers are the way to go. Our dentist, Dr. Robert C. Freeman, can provide further information on how your smile can benefit from this type of dental restoration.... Read more »

Restore Your Tooth Using a Dental Implant Today

Have you lost a tooth? Are you struggling with missing teeth due to gum disease or an accident? If so, you are not alone. Tooth loss is typical in adults for a plethora of reasons, which is why dental implants have become popular. Dental implants have been used for decades... Read more »

A Dental Bridge Can Prevent Alignment Problems After Tooth Loss

The loss of a single tooth in your mouth can do much more than simply limit your ability to bite and chew food. A missing front tooth can also affect your speech and the appearance of your smile. Some cases of tooth loss can also affect the surrounding oral structure... Read more »

Sweet Treats That Stain Your Teeth

Did you know, some foods can stain your teeth? Some drinks can stain your teeth too. In fact, many foods out there can cause damage or discoloration to your teeth, causing the white in your teeth to fade or discolor. Our dentist, Dr. Robert C. Freeman in Knoxville, Tennessee, offers... Read more »