Denture & Denture Repair FAQ

We get Denture questions all the time, to serve you better we have listed some of the more frequent questions in this post. We also get questions from denture wearers who are not happy with the the way their dentures are performing and often it’s caused by wear or damage, so we have included some […]

Finding a Dentist Near Daytona Beach

Dentist Near Daytona Beach

There are many options available when you’re searching for a dentist near Daytona Beach. Just a quick search on Google reveals dozens if not hundreds of dentists offices near Daytona Beach. So, which one do you choose? The ones with the most reviews? The ones who have the best technology and state-of-the-art tools? The purpose […]

Dental Implants Procedure

Dental Implants in Port Orange

Dental implants are considered to be the gold standard treatment for a missing tooth or teeth. Simply put, a dental implant replaces the root of your tooth which is missing. So if you are missing one tooth, or a whole mouth of missing teeth, there will almost always be a long term solution for you […]

COVID-19 Important Information

July 2, 2020 Envision Dental Patients and Families, We are excited to be open and treating our patients again! Thank you for trusting us with your dental needs. We want you to know that we are taking extra steps to further keep you, your family and our team safe. Dr. Bowers recently had a state […]

Lasers Can Save Your Teeth

85% of US adults have gum disease, maybe you just found out that you are one of them. Now What? There are a variety of treatment options, all with a common goal: killing the germs, removing the infection and closing up the pockets. The first recommendation for treatment for the early stages of periodontal disease […]

What Is Gum Disease?

Gum disease, including gingivitis and periodontitis, is a chronic bacterial infection. Gum disease is caused by plaque, which creates toxins that damage the gums. In the initial stages of the disease, gums can become red, swollen and bleed easily.  However, some patients have no symptoms at all. If the condition worsens, gums and bone that […]

What Causes GUM DISEASE?

Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, affects millions of Americans. Many do not know they have gum disease – they shrug off symptoms such as puffy gums, or don’t have any symptoms at all. Thus, even though gum disease is one of the most common diseases in America, most patients don’t realize the consequences […]

Gum Disease Might Not Be Your Fault!

A New Way Of Understanding Gum Disease Did you know, there are about 700 different types of bacteria that can be found in the human body which includes the mouth, and of those 700, each one of us have around 350. Our genetics have cell defenses for certain types of bacteria, and then there are […]

Tongue Piercing

Nervous woman in dental chair

Tongue Piercing There has been an upsurge in the amount of teenagers getting tongue piercings.  Teenagers often view these piercings as a harmless expression of their growing individuality.  Oftentimes, parents allow teens to pierce their tongues because the metal bar is impermanent.  In addition, tongue bars are not as visually apparent as a tattoo or […]

Tobacco Use

Port Orange Dentist with assistant looking over X-rays

Tobacco Use Tobacco use is one of the leading causes of death in society.  Fortunately, it is also among the most preventable.  Aside from being a sociably undesirable habit, smoking can result in oral cancer, reduce smelling and tasting abilities, compromise recovery after oral surgery, stain the teeth, and increase the risk of contracting periodontal […]