Millions of people every year lose teeth because of smoking. Are you one of them? Even if someone is diligent about daily brushing and flossing, this can unfortunately still happen. Thankfully, there are plenty of tooth replacement options available, like dental implants in Oklahoma City. However, if you’re considering getting dental implants, it’s best to quit smoking beforehand. Here are a few reasons why.(more…)
Joe Isaacson DDS Blog
December 19, 2019
November 7, 2019
One of the best things about dental implants is how likely they are to succeed. The American Association of Implant Dentistry reports that the vast majority, a whopping 98%, of implants are successful. With such a high success rate, it’s easy to brush off implant failure as something you will never have to worry about. However, since nearly 3 million people have dental implants and around 500,000 more are placed every year, that small failure rate impacts a lot of people. If you have dental implants in Oklahoma City or will be getting some in the future, read on to learn what causes a dental implant failure, symptoms to watch for, and how you can prevent it.(more…)
October 3, 2019
October is more than just the spookiest month of the year. It’s also National Dental Hygiene Month! The best way to celebrate, even in this month filled with candy, is to practice regular brushing, flossing, and scheduling a dental checkup in Oklahoma City. These habits will keep your mouth clean, but did you know there are other benefits as well? Continue reading as we discuss four of them.(more…)
July 11, 2019
If you’re missing one or more teeth, you’re probably tired of it. You’re probably sick of not being able to enjoy all the foods you used to love. You might be self-conscious about the gaps in your smile or the way it can be hard to pronounce certain words. Isn’t it about time you got a replacement for those missing teeth? Luckily, you have options: dentures or dental implants in Oklahoma City. Let’s take a closer look at each of them so you can decide which one is right for you.(more…)
February 9, 2019
Over 85% of the population in the United States has some form of gum disease, and what’s worse is that 60% of those people are left undiagnosed, which means their gums are left untreated and left to collect bacteria. This condition has also been connected to health issues like heart disease and bacterial pneumonia. Almost all cases of this condition can be prevented by practicing routine dental hygiene. Fortunately, gum disease treatment in Oklahoma City can allow you to get your oral health back on track.(more…)
January 6, 2019
The only thing better than having a great local dentist is having a dental practice that loves living in and working with their community. Dr. Joe Isaacson and his practice take great pride in living in Oklahoma City as well as helping patients improve their oral and overall health. Keep reading to learn more about your dentist in OKC and why he loves practicing quality care in the city of Thunder.(more…)
November 8, 2018
The end of the year is almost here, and the holiday season is in full effect. More than likely, you’re busy running errands, making purchases and decorating for a holiday gathering. In the midst of tying up any loose ends, your dentist in Oklahoma City says don’t forget about your oral health. Find out why taking advantage of your dental insurance is a time-sensitive matter, and also learn what you can do to maximize it!
August 23, 2018
Bleeding or inflamed gums are one of the most serious dental problems a patient can experience. Possible causes of this condition include improper brushing, poor nutrition, and lack of dental care. Whatever the case, the solution is to see a dentist in Oklahoma City as soon as possible. Failing to do so could threaten the sufferer’s health and lead to debilitating or even life-threatening complications.
July 25, 2018
Are you missing teeth and desire to have them restored? If so, then dental implants in Oklahoma City are the best method of restoration available. For the process to be effective, though, requires that the dentist performing the procedure has access to the latest technology. As you read on, you’ll learn how your local professional incorporates cutting-edge advancements into the dental implant process to ensure the best results.
July 24, 2018
Is it really necessary to visit your dentist for preventive care, or is that just a myth? If keeping these appointments are important to your oral health, then how often should you go? Your dentist in OKC weighs in to provide answers to those questions and to uncover some other valuable information that’ll help in your quest for the best dental wellness. You’ll also learn how to prevent the many oral problems that loom as a possibility.