Understanding Your Denture Options

Categories: Dentures
Dentures Hot Springs, AR

If you have missing teeth or your teeth are actively decaying, you may be at the point where you have started to consider dentures. Dentures are a great solution for restoring the aesthetics and functionality of your mouth in an affordable manner. Dr. Lance Porter and Dr. Will Warren have helped many patients in and…

How to Prevent Teeth Stains

At Porter Dental Health Clinic, patients often ask what they should be doing to prevent teeth discoloration. The truth is that maintaining a pearly white smile takes work. A good amount of staining can be avoided if you are willing to make some moderate lifestyle adjustments. Dr. Lance Porter and Dr. Will Warren offer the…

Ways to Manage TMJ Pain

Categories: TMJ
TMJ Specialist Hot Springs, AR

Temporomandibular joint disorder, better known as TMJ, is a common condition that affects over 10 million Americans. If you have TMJ, you probably experience frequent pain or soreness in your jaw joint or muscles that control the jaw. Dr. Lance Porter, DDS and Dr. Will Warren, DDS, regularly treat patients with TMJ, helping to find…

How to Make Brushing More Fun for Your Kids

Pediatric Dentist Hot Springs, Arkansas

The best way to help your kids to have healthy teeth and gums that last a lifetime is to instill proper dental hygiene habits at a young age. Unfortunately, getting children to brush on their own is not always easy. To make this activity more fun for your kids, Dr. Lance Porter and Dr. Will…

Understanding the Stages of Gum Disease

Categories: Periodontal Health
Gum Deterioration Treatment Hot Springs, Arkansas

Nearly half of all adults over the age of 30 in the United States have some stage of gum disease, although this subject is rarely discussed outside of dental offices. This inflammatory disease can lead to a myriad of health problems inside the mouth, as well as increase one’s risk for stroke, heart disease and…

Reasons Fillings Are So Important

Dental Patient getting a Cleaning and Fillings

Even if you brush and floss your teeth consistently, tooth decay can still strike. Dental fillings are necessary to stop more damage. Dr. Lance Porter of Porter Dental Clinic in Hot Springs discusses the reasons fillings are such an important part of dentistry.

Are All-on-4 Dental Implants Right for You?

Categories: Dental Implants
All-on-4 Dental Implants in Hot Springs, AR

When it comes to dental implants, dentists have traditionally utilized an implant for each individual tooth. Then came implant-supported dentures that attach larger sets of teeth to a patient’s jaw via six or eight implants. Over time, doctors introduced the All-on-4 variety, which expands a patient’s options by getting the job done with just —…