Dr. Mark R. Simeone Blog
July 10, 2019
For millions of Americans, traditional dentures are a viable solution to replacing an entire row of missing teeth. However, dentures only work the way they are intended if they are fitted properly to a patient’s unique gums and mouth. Do your dentures ever cause you discomfort? Here are 5 signs your dentures in Coatesville do not fit properly and why dental implants may be the right solution for you.
June 5, 2019
If you know much about gum disease in Coatesville, you’re probably already aware of the signs and symptoms associated with it. From bleeding gums to the possibility of bone and tooth loss, it can be a quickly progressing problem if left untreated. But what you might not know is how connected it is to your overall health, especially your liver. If you have gum disease, take some time to read on to find out if you might be at an increased risk for developing liver cancer.
May 6, 2019
You’ve decided that now is the right time to correct your bite issues and remake the appearance of your smile. You’ve also discovered that Invisalign in Coatesville is a viable option, but you still have some queries. For starters, you’re wondering, “You should I trust the procedure to any dentist?” As you continue reading, get the answer to that question and learn about the benefits of receiving Invisalign treatment from Drs. Bruck and Simeone!
April 9, 2019
Are you the type of person who thinks nothing bad will ever happen to them? You eat right, you don’t smoke or drink, and you are on top of your game when it comes to your oral health. All of that is great, but unfortunately, when it comes to oral cancer, anyone can be at risk. April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, which is why it’s important to be screened for oral cancer in Coatesville sooner rather than later. Learn why early detection is key when battling this disease.
March 7, 2019
Have you had one or a few dental crowns placed over the years? Are you taking care of them as instructed by your dentist? If not, you could be shortening the lifespan of your dental crowns in Coatesville significantly. While these fixtures aren’t meant to last forever, by following a few simple guidelines, you can make sure they stay in place for a long time.
February 6, 2019
You worry about your child’s safety. It’s part of your job as a parent. If you are considering traditional metal braces for your child, you may have questions about how they will affect your child’s life. Is it safe for your child to continue playing sports with braces? Could braces present a risk to their oral health if there’s an accident? Is there a way to protect my child’s teeth while they participate in sports? These are all valid questions from a concerned parent about braces in Coatesville. Here are some answers that should put all your fears to rest. (more…)
January 7, 2019
There have been many advances in dentistry over the past several decades. But when it comes to treatment revolving around surgery or more invasive techniques to solve dental issues, people tend to be more skeptical. As a result, they spend time researching a treatment instead of speaking with a professional who knows the risks involved.
By speaking with an expert on dental implants in Coatesville, you can expect only the facts when it comes to treatment. Take a moment to learn them before your next implant consultation!
December 9, 2018
When you have braces in Coatesville, you have to visit your orthodontist periodically so they can tighten the wires and make sure that your treatment is proceeding according to plan. Since you already have to visit an oral healthcare provider so often, do you really still need to see your general dentist? Yes! It’s vital that you continue to receive routine cleanings and exams throughout your orthodontic treatment.
November 1, 2018
Being a parent can get pretty chaotic, right? Between your kid’s school, packing lunches, extracurriculars, chores, and so much more, it’s hard to juggle everything and keep up with your scheduled appointments. Thankfully, your orthodontist in Coatesville just made everything much easier. Keep reading to learn about the benefits of having an orthodontist for your kids within a family dental practice.
October 20, 2018
Implant-supported bridges are complex restorations that are designed to replace teeth just like dental implants. Instead of using buffed-down teeth adjacent to the empty spaces in your smile to hold bridges in place, implants do all the heavy lifting. What’s ideal about implant-supported bridges is they are capable of replacing multiple teeth, even if you’re using fewer implants to do so.
However, many people considering the treatment for an implant-supported bridge in Coatesville aren’t sure what to expect after surgery and placement. Today, a dentist will go over the process in more detail.