Are Dental Implants as Strong as Natural Teeth?

When people are considering receiving dental implants in Pasadena, one of the questions that our doctors most frequently receive from potential patients is “Are dental implants as strong as regular, actual teeth?” And while the short answer to this question is, yes, it is important to understand how these implants work in greater detail so that, if a person does choose to receive them, they…Read More

3 Ways to Deal with Dental Anxiety

There are a lot of people in Glendale, and around the entire United States, in fact, who struggle with dental anxiety. This is often a common issue that our doctors must contend with on a regular basis, and as such, we have quite a lot of practice and experience in helping patients calm down and get through their visits in a reasonable manner while avoiding…Read More

3 Ways Dental Implants Can Improve Your Overall Health

If someone is considering getting dental implants in Pasadena, it is definitely something that they should spend some time looking into. As our doctors would gladly volunteer to state, dental implants are not only a significant boost to a patient’s oral health but their overall health as well. The two are very closely linked, and when a person’s mouth is feeling healthy and refreshed, so…Read More

3 Tips for Eating with Dental Implants

Of all the long term, larger scale options to replace missing teeth that are available, none is likely to be more commonly used in the course of a patient’s treatment than the insertion of dental implants. They allow the patient to get the most usage out of them, in terms of the fact that they function most similarly to their natural teeth as far as…Read More

Tips To Prepare For Dental Surgery

If our doctors at Lytle, Tate & Stamper have decided you need or would benefit from dental surgery, you’ll want to make sure you do everything you can to prepare well prior to your surgery day. If you do some legwork beforehand, you’ll be less likely to end up with post-op complications and your recovery time be smoother and faster. Keep reading to learn a…Read More

Tips To Help Avoid A Dry Socket After Wisdom Teeth Extraction

After you visit our doctors in Pasadena for your wisdom teeth extraction, your body will naturally develop a blood clot over the surgical site. This is your body’s way of protecting and healing your jaw bone and nerve endings. However, in some circumstances, this blood clot can become dislodged and if it does you will end up with a painful condition known as dry socket….Read More

Does Having Periodontal Disease Mean I Cannot Get Dental Implants?

If you are a Pasadena resident and have missing or loose teeth caused by periodontal disease, you’re probably wondering whether or not our doctors would consider taking you on as a dental implant patient. Periodontal disease is a serious oral condition and not one that should be present when having dental implants placed. But just because you’re suffering from this condition now, doesn’t necessarily mean…Read More

What Types Of Anesthesia Is Required For Dental Implant Placement?

Our doctors see many men and women every year who are interested in having dental implants placed, whether because they have teeth that are missing or are in danger of falling out, or because they want to replace their older, outdated tooth replacement options such as dentures and bridges. With dental implants rising to the top of the popularity charts in the dentistry world, many…Read More

Medical Conditions That May Require Antibiotics Before Dental Surgery 

Men and women all over Glendale visit Lytle, Tate & Stamper every year for dental surgery, whether they want to have dental implants placed or have their wisdom teeth removed. But what some of these men and women may not know is that they will require antibiotics before having their dental surgery. If you’ve been visiting your general dentists bi-annually as you should, you probably…Read More

Simple vs. Complex Wisdom Teeth Extraction

The removal of wisdom teeth is becoming more and more common in Pasadena as people become increasingly concerned about the aesthetics of their smile. Just look around – more adolescents have braces these days than don’t, and oftentimes a precursor to braces involves having wisdom teeth extraction to make room for the rest of those pearly whites. While most of our wisdom teeth removal patients…Read More