Beyond Bone Health: Tymlos in Dental Care

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Tymlos (abaloparatide) is a medication primarily used to treat osteoporosis in postmenopausal women at high risk for fracture. While its main focus is on bone health, its effects on bone metabolism and potential side effects can affect dental care. Understanding these connections is vital for both patients and dental healthcare providers. The Role of Tymlos…

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Resilient Smiles: Dental Implants Defying Osteoporosis

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Osteoporosis is a medical condition characterized by the weakening of bones, making them fragile and more likely to fracture. This systemic skeletal condition not only affects the major bones of the body but can also have implications for your smile. The impact on dental implants is particularly interesting among the smile concerns associated with osteoporosis.…

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Going Thru Menopause? Check With Your Dentist

Menopause can be a time of tremendous anxiety for many women. As their bodies change and hormone levels rise and fall during menopause, there can be some unforeseen consequences. Many women only notice the outward changes that occur to their bodies but fail to look internally especially the changes that can occur in the mouth.…

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Does Breaking Bone Lead To Stronger Dental Implants?

Dental implants are a highly popular dental procedure for replacing lost teeth. Dental implants are able to restore the mouth back to full function with a highly predictive, strong, long lasting restoration. However, for many, dental implants are not even an option due to poor bone density and quality of their bone.  What if dental…

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Osteoporosis and Your Dental Health

Osteoporosis…What Is It? Osteoporosis is a disease of bones that leads to a decreased density of bone and subsequent increase in risk of fracture. In osteoporosis, the bone mineral density (BMD) is reduced, bone micro architecture deteriorates, and the amount and variety of proteins in bone are altered. Osteoporosis is a bone weakening disease that has affected millions of people…

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