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Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Obstructive Sleep Apnea

January 30, 2017 Did you know that Sleep Disorders are becoming a growing concern in our society? It affects millions of Americans. It is not uncommon for patients to describe trouble sleeping, excessive daytime sleepiness, snoring, inability to sleep, and even stopping breathing during the night. Sleep apnea can occur in anyone and at any […]

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Rome Wasn’t Built In A Day But Crowns Can Be!

Rome Wasn't Built In A Day But Crowns Can Be!

January 24, 2017 Dental crowns are one of the most frequently recommended dental treatments. A dental crown is recommended on a tooth that already has a large restoration, that has small cracks from stress clenching, on broken teeth, and on root canal teeth. Dental crowns are like a hat in that they cover the entire […]

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Dental Implant

Dental Implant

December 27, 2016 I wonder if anyone ever asked Santa for New Front Teeth? I’m sure Santa has had all kinds of requests. Dental Implants are a popular way to replace missing teeth. Dental Implants have become the standard of care when replacing missing teeth. There are always options available to replace missing teeth including […]

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Have You Heard of Same Day Dentistry and Crowns?

Have You Heard of Same Day Dentistry and Crowns?

November 28, 2016 Have you heard of same day crowns?  We can seriously make crowns IN a day!  No more multi-visit dental appointments for a dental crown are necessary. Dental technology is ever changing and growing. Because we care and because we ensure that the newest and greatest treatment is available to you right here in Lima, […]

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My Dentist Told Me I Needed A Crown!

My Dentist Told Me I Needed A Crown!

Today I’d like to discuss dental crowns. Dental crowns are one of the most common restorations in dentistry. A dental crown is a tooth shaped cover or cap that encases the tooth. It restores the size, shape, strength, and functions of a tooth and is used in both children and adults. There are many reasons […]

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Cracked Tooth Syndrome

Cracked Tooth Syndrome

3-28-16 There are multiple reasons that a tooth may crack. Tooth decay, large existing restorations, trauma, and grinding are just a few causes of weakened tooth structures that could lead to tooth cracks. Cracks can start off very small and have no symptoms at all but as the cracks get larger patients often report symptoms […]

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A Crown Fit for a King (or Queen)

A Crown Fit for a King (or Queen)

May 6, 2015 Dental Crowns are one of the most recommended restorations that people need on their teeth. Crowns, even with dental insurance, can be costly and require a fair amount of time in a dental chair. At Lima Dental Associates, we strive to educate our patients about every option available to them. So, what […]