A lot of healthy lifestyle choices benefit more than one system within your body. Eating well, exercising, good sleep, and fresh air all support a lot of your physical needs. So, it shouldn’t be surprising that what hurts one area of your health can easily hurt another area, too. An important (though less known) connection […]Continue Reading »
Someone once said, “Do not regret growing older. It is a privilege denied to many.” How true! While it can be frustrating to watch your health change as you age, you don’t have to accept poor oral health and tooth loss as just an inevitable part of the aging process. Your oral health is just […]Continue Reading »
Many Abilene residents will lose a tooth at some point in their lives, but that doesn’t mean your smile needs to suffer. There are numerous ways to fix a lost tooth, but today, Dr. Leedy, Dr. Webb, and Dr. Green would like to educate you about the best option for a healthy smile that will last […]Continue Reading »
The image of a glass full of false teeth on the nightstand is plastered all throughout popular culture. You would think that soaking your dentures in water and cleaner is sufficient, but Dr. Leedy, Dr. Webb, and Dr. Green remind us that proper denture care requires more than just that. In fact, denture maintenance is […]Continue Reading »
Don’t be Afraid of the Dentist! We at Leedy Dental know that some Abilene folks avoid the dentist’s chair like the plague. According to studies at the Dental Fears Research Clinic at the University of Washington, as much as 8% of Americans are too afraid to go to dentists and 20% are too anxious to […]Continue Reading »
Sometimes in life, you just need a do-over. That’s precisely what crowns are—a new start for your tooth. Teeth are important players in your life. They’re not only the first responders for your digestive tract, but they can make a great first impression – so you deserve a beautiful, fully-functioning set. If your teeth need […]Continue Reading »
At Leedy Dental, our goal is to make your dental visits as pleasant as possible. Part of this effort includes taking the complication out of utilizing your insurance benefits. Dr. Leedy, Dr. Webb, and Dr. Green know there can be confusing terms and stipulations in insurance plans that can be a barrier between you and […]Continue Reading »
What is Gum Disease? The short answer: Gum disease is a common gum infection that can become very problematic, but you can prevent it! The long answer: all the tissues in your body have a self-defense mechanism called “inflammation.” When bacteria build up in your mouth, your gum tissue will inflame to try and kill […]Continue Reading »
Did you know the same plaque that decays your teeth can cause major heart problems? What if you could fight plaque and heart failure both by improving your oral health? Dr. Leedy, Dr. Webb, and Dr. Green in Abilene are here to tell you more! Someone dies from a heart attack every minute, according to […]Continue Reading »
You might be surprised to hear that the state of your oral health has a lot to do with preventing a stroke. There’s are certain kinds of bad oral bacteria that cause gum disease and can travel to other parts of your body and cause harm. A stroke is a common but dangerous medical condition […]Continue Reading »
Fill out this form and our team willget back to you the following business day.
Do not include sensitive personal, financial, or other confidential information (social security, account number, login, passwords, etc.).