Bobby Carmen Dental Blog
August 30, 2016
Dr. Bobby J. Carmen strives to provide his patients with the highest level of care possible, while adding convenience to his services. To fulfill his mission, he combines his exceptional training and qualifications with the latest dental advancements. Among one of the various technological advancements offered at his dental practice is CEREC technology. CEREC technology allows you to enjoy dental crowns in Norman in just one day. With same-day dentistry, you will undergo your entire restoration procedure, including receiving your permanent dental crown, in just one appointment.
July 30, 2016
If you’ve ever been accused of having bad breath, rather than be offended, take heed. This is an early indicator of a deeper oral health issues that may be going on. You may have gingivitis, which is the early stage of periodontal (gum) disease. This is the time to see your Norman dentist, and it’s important to act quickly.
July 15, 2016
Your smile makes a lasting impression when you first meet someone? Is your smile giving the impression you want it to? Are there aspects about your teeth you would prefer to change? If you’ve not yet achieved the smile of your dreams, cosmetic dentistry may have a solution for you, and Dr. Bobby Carmen is the cosmetic dentist Moore residents trust. Here are just a few of the services you can expect to find when you work with Dr. Carmen.
June 6, 2016
Quell your dental fear, and receive the treatment you need with safe, state-of-the-art sedation dentistry from your Norman dentist, Dr. Bobby Carmen. Read about your options for a pain-free, calm experience. (more…)
June 1, 2016
Your Norman dentist, Dr. Bobby J. Carmen, excels at preventive dentistry. Hygienic ceanings, comprehensive examinations, mouthguards and more keep teeth and gums healthy and attractive. Sometimes, though, tooth decay, gum disease and even tooth and bone loss occur. When you lose a tooth through an unfortunate circumstance, what replacement option should you choose: Norman bridgework or a dental implant? (more…)
May 15, 2016
Did you remember to brush your teeth this morning? Excellent, says Norman dentist Dr. Bobby J. Carmen. Now, think back on what you ate today. You try to eat healthy, so let’s say you started the day with a breakfast of oatmeal, orange juice and coffee. For lunch, you stopped at the local sandwich shop and had a turkey on whole wheat with lettuce, tomato and mayo, a bag of potato chips and a soft drink. Your mid-afternoon snack was a handful of almonds and raisins, and dinner was veggie lasagna and a salad. Nutritious and delicious for you—and a veritable feast for oral bacteria.
May 1, 2016
When you’re talking to a friend or eating dinner, do you ever think about the mechanics involved in making that happen? In summary, there are hinges located just in front of your ears that allow you to open, close and move your jaw so you can happily have a conversation and enjoy a good meal. That hinge is called your temporomandibular joint, or TMJ for short. Fortunately, most people don’t need to think about this joint because it functions properly. However, for those who have TMD, or temporomandibular joint disorder, the symptoms can be quite problematic. Fortunately, there is a solution. Dr. Bobby Carmen offers TMJ therapy in Moore, OK, so sufferers don’t need to think about their TMJ anymore.
April 12, 2016
Dr. Carmen and his team of dental hygienists and assistants genuinely enjoy spending time with their patients and getting to know each one better. However, that’s not the only reason they want you to come by twice a year. Dental checkups are a way for you to maintain your oral health, and they are also an important part of what you do to ensure your overall health. That’s why Norman dentist Dr. Carmen encourages patients of all ages to schedule two dental cleanings and exams every year.
April 5, 2016
Spring has sprung! Time for spring cleaning and spring planting. And as long as you’re sprucing up for spring, why not treat your smile to a bit of color, too? The color white that is with teeth whitening from Dr. Bobby J. Carmen. We know there are numerous over-the-counter options for whiter teeth. However, for results that are more dramatic and longer lasting, you can’t match professional treatment.
March 22, 2016
Some circumstances make tooth loss unavoidable. Read about the whys and hows of tooth extraction by Norman dentist, Dr. Bobby Carmen.
Dentists work to preserve as much natural tooth structure as possible. Extraction is always a last resort. What precipitates this simple dental service? Dr. Bobby J. Carmen DDS outlines the reasons for this familiar treatment.