Archive for March, 2016

Can Diabetic Patients Benefit From Dental Implants?

A question we receive often at Bergen Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery is whether “implants will work” in patients with diabetes. Historically, the answer to this question has not been so straightforward, but a recent study by the Journal of the Academic Dental Association reveals that even patients with high-blood-sugar issues can not only undergo implant […]

What’s Behind that Toothache?

Most people experience tooth sensitivity or pain from time to time, but how do you know whether that discomfort is something to investigate? Here are a few types of tooth pain and possible causes: Sensitivity to hot or cold foods – Delta Dental says that at least 45 million American adults suffer from sensitive teeth. […]