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 »

Oral Health Support: Avoiding Dental Damage

Oftentimes, we think of our oral hygiene as the foundation of our oral health. However, there is no true foundation, as all aspects of your oral health care play a significant role in keeping your smile safe. Not only should you be cleaning your mouth on a daily basis but... Read more »

Take Special Care of Your Smile When Sick

Taking special care of your smile when you are sick can help keep bacteria from your body during this cold and flu season. During this harsh cold and flu season, many people are falling victim to illness, which puts them at higher risk of tooth decay and gum disease from... Read more »