Many men and women know that a tooth implant is an ideal tooth restoration. Some don’t realize, however, that two or more can support a partial or full denture. This can be a more affordable option than having numerous implants while still providing many improvements as compared to standard dentures. Today’s message answers the most […]
Regular Cleanings And Heart Health
Visiting Neal C. Johnson DMD in Billings for twice-yearly dental checkups and cleanings can seem inconvenient and unnecessary at times. But you may benefit in ways you never anticipated. A recent study showed that people who had their teeth professionally cleaned at least once every two years were 24 percent less likely to have a […]
Is Perfect Possible?
Are you contemplating a smile makeover? Are you skeptical of promises of a “perfect smile” or a “celebrity smile?” Let’s talk about the most popular cosmetic dental procedures and the results that can be expected. Composite Veneers The application of porcelain veneers at Neal C. Johnson DMD can remedy many aesthetic dental problems and is […]
Everything You Never Wanted To Know About Saliva
Today we are going to discuss the complexity and importance of your saliva. This typically yucky substance is, in reality, a finely balanced body fluid that not only maintains dental health but also helps with the digestion of your food. So, without further ado, here are the main components of saliva. 1. Water. No surprise […]
Why is the 4-Step Tooth Implant Timeline Necessary?
If you’ve visited our website before you know that implants are the preferable tooth restoration for most people with a missing tooth. The dental implant process can take several dental visits over a period of months. Don’t let this discourage you. Each stage of the procedure is critical. Remember that the tooth implant timeline is […]
Modern Dentistry In Billings With No Oxen Hooves
Hi, my name is Neal Johnson. My team and I at Neal C. Johnson DMD have been providing excellent dental care for our patients in Montana since 2001. One of the critical habits of good oral health is daily tooth brushing with an effective toothpaste. There is a wide variety of toothpastes available. I recommend […]
Keeping You Comfortable
At Neal C. Johnson DMD in Billings MT, we make a conscious effort to help our patients feel comfortable. Though our chairs are cushy as can be, we are not only talking about physical comfort. We are talking about emotional comfort. In other words, peace of mind. Here are four ways we are devoted to […]
Which Tooth Whitener Works Best?
A beautiful smile can light up a whole room. And since a smile is one of the very first things that other people notice, it can serve you well in any social setting. If you’re teeth have grown yellow and dull over the years, professional teeth whitening from Neal C. Johnson DMD in Billings MT […]
How Your Lifestyle Affects Your Tooth Color
Most people want to have white teeth and a great smile. But the majority of people have discolored or just plain yellow teeth, especially in a world of tea and coffee drinkers. At Neal C. Johnson DMD in Billings MT, we can fix that. Did you know that tooth enamel is like skin? It has […]
Isn’t a Dental Bridge as Good as an Implant for a Knocked-out Tooth?
At Neal C. Johnson DMD in Billings MT, we treat dental emergencies such as a knocked-out tooth. Patients who have suffered an injury that either knocks out a tooth or severely damages the tooth have a couple options for tooth replacement. In today’s message, we will discuss a tooth replacement option we offer: dental bridges. […]