Archive for June 1st, 2017

    3 Million Teeth Are Knocked Out Every Year at Sporting Events

    Emergency dental care

    If you were watching the NBA semi-finals recently, you may have seen the incident where Boston Celtics player, Isaiah Thomas, had his front tooth knocked out during a very physical play. However, you don’t have to be a professional basketball or hockey player to lose teeth. It is estimated that up to 3 million teeth are lost each year through various kinds of sporting incidents. Even in situations where players are routinely wearing protective mouth pieces, teeth can be damaged or accidentally knocked out by opponents or equipment.

    In these instances, there are many solutions that a dentist might use to repair missing or broken teeth, however, dental implants are the one remedy that offers the most natural look and feel of real teeth. At the moment, only a small number of dentists ac

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