Are Dental Implants Worth It?

Are Owensboro Dental Implants Worth It?

Are dental implants  from Thompson and Frey Cosmetic and Family Dentistry in Owensboro worth the investment? Absolutely! A dental implant, if you haven’t heard, is a permanent tooth replacement that looks, feels and functions like a natural tooth. The actual dental implant is a titanium post that is surgically placed into the jaw bone to replace […]

9 Tips For Preventing Gum Disease

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Unfortunately, gum disease is very common, and a leading cause of tooth loss in the United States. But it is also treatable, at Thompson and Frey Cosmetic and Family Dentistry in Owensboro. Here’s some simple ways to keep your teeth and gums healthy. Brush for two to three minutes at least twice a day, with […]

Fluoride Treatments: Not Just For Kids

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You rarely hear the word “toothpaste” without it being preceded by “fluoride.” Most toothpastes contain fluoride, for good reason. In this post from Thompson and Frey Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we explain why. Fluoride is an essential mineral that helps your teeth stay strong. It is found in some foods and water and makes toothpastes […]

3 Reasons Not To Skip A Dental Checkup

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Life gets busy. Sometimes it seems impossible to keep up with everything you gotta do. At Thompson & Frey Cosmetic & Family Dentistry in Owensboro, we understand that. But we urge you to think twice before you cancel or postpone a dental checkup because you think it’s less important than the other twenty objects on […]

How To Beat Plaque

Plaque is that sticky, filmy stuff that forms on teeth. It is the main cause of tooth decay and gum disease. For the best dental health, the team at Thompson and Frey Cosmetic and Family Dentistry in Owensboro reminds all of our patients to brush and floss their teeth twice a day. Plaque forms when […]

Regular Cleanings And Heart Health

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Visiting Thompson & Frey Cosmetic & Family Dentistry in Owensboro for a checkup every six months may seem inconvenient at times, but you may benefit in ways you never anticipated. To cite just one really good example, a recent study showed that people who had their teeth professionally cleaned at least once every two years […]

4 Reason To Look For The ADA Seal

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When you go to the store for oral care products like toothpaste, be sure your purchase has the American Dental Association Seal of Acceptance. In this poste from Thompson and Frey Cosmetic and Family Dentistry in Owensboro, we look at four ways the ADA seal can help you make good oral care choices for you and your […]