Reconstructive Dentistry

7 Reasons to See Your Dentist about a Chipped Tooth

If you chip a tooth, whether it’s from slipping on the ice or biting down on something that shouldn’t have been in your food, you might think it’s no big deal and decide not to go to the dentist about it. But there are actually 7 good reasons why you should see your [...]

Coca-Cola Unveils New Sparkling Water Brand

The current sparkling and seltzer water market is bubbling! Coca-Cola recently unveiled that they will launch a new sparkling water line in March 2020 known as AHA. The line features eight flavors, two with a splash of caffeine. This means you can reenergize without the calories or sugar-free sweeteners. With Americans steering away from sugary [...]

CDC: Soda Accounts for 20% of Kids’ Beverages

According to a new report released by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), sodas account for about 20% of all beverages consumed by children and teens, despite the fact that overall sugary drink consumption is declining. This has dramatic consequences for their oral health, both as children and as adults. Recent Beverage [...]

New Dental Crown Materials Are Strong, Beautiful, and Biocompatible

Dental crowns are very common and versatile restorations. They can be used for reconstructive dentistry to preserve and restore damaged teeth. They can also be used for cosmetic dentistry to give teeth more attractive proportions or to give them a more attractive color if discoloration comes from within the tooth and doesn’t [...]

Helping to Close the Dental Insurance Coverage Gap

The Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA) recently noted ran an editorial looking at the major challenges facing dentistry in America. They highlighted four issues that will likely prevent Americans from seeing significant improvement in their oral health in coming decades. At River Edge Dental, we are aware of these challenges, and we’re trying [...]