Entries by Kenneth Schweizer, DDS, FICOI

6 Little-Known Facts About Dentures

Whether you’re planning to get dentures in Sarasota soon or you’re just thinking about getting them someday, these little-known facts about dentures will interest you. 1. Dentures can be Used Temporarily Just because you are being fitted for dentures today doesn’t mean you can’t get dental implants later on. Dentures can fill a valuable need […]

What is a Root Canal?

A root canal is a procedure that is performed to address a tooth root that has sustained damage. Damage to the root occurs when the part of the tooth (i.e., the pulp) that houses all the nerves, tissue and blood vessels becomes infected. This infection usually causes quite a bit of pain. A Sarasota dentist […]

A Bridge vs Dental Implants: What is the Difference?

After losing a tooth, or several teeth, you have several replacement options. Two of these options are fixed. Unlike dentures, partials and flippers, a fixed dental restoration remains in the mouth, indefinitely. The two standard fixed restoration options are dental implants and dental bridges. If you are considering a fixed restoration, knowing the differences between […]