Sports Injury Requires Dental Implant for Our Son

Our teenage son was in his first year of college when he had a sports injury. You hear about torn ligaments and other things, but with safety gear worn you don’t think about a serious jaw injury. He got his jaw broken and it needed surgical repair. He lost one tooth right in the middle of his upper jaw. The surgery repaired his face so you can only see a very fine scar. After several months we went to to see about getting him a tooth implant for the one that was missing.

The plastic surgeon told us we would have to wait for the bones to heal completely before a dental implant could be considered. Imaging showed that the jaw was completely healed and bone had filled in all of the gaps. The orthodontist said that there was a solid base to mount the dental implant screw into his jaw. The replacement tooth goes on top of the stud of the screw that stays above the gum line. It sound painful, but it really isn’t. Continue reading

House Cleaning Service with a Smile

I am not a clean man. There. I said it. I have finally admitted to the world that I am completely unable to keep a house in good working order. It’s just the way I am but if I were to blame someone I would gladly lay all the blame on my mother. See, she didn’t believe in making her children do any sort of manual labor. Growing up, this was awesome! But now that I need to hire a maid for house cleaning in Danbury CT says a lot about my personal state of affairs or the lack of being able to keep myself clean.

I wish I knew more about these simples tasks that so many of my own peers are aware of. You have no idea what it was like going into college, finding roommates for the first time and having absolutely no idea how to start the dishwasher properly. I didn’t even know how to do my laundry – it’s more than just sticking a wadded up ball of clothing into the washer and hoping for the best. Continue reading