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Jul 20, 2019 »

What are the two types of dental implants? - Jonesboro, AR

There are two main types of dental implants:

  • Endosteal: These dental implants are placed in the jawbone. Typically made of titanium and shaped like small screws. These are the most commonly used type of dental implants.
  • Subperiosteal: These dental implants are placed under the gum but on, or above, the jawbone. These implants rest on top of the jawbone.

Which type of dental implants are best?


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Jul 17, 2019 »

What are dental implants?

Dental implants are the closest you can get to healthy, natural teeth. They allow you to live the way you want. You're able to confidently start eating, smiling, laughing, talking, kissing and enjoying all of your everyday activities without worrying about your teeth.

If you're in the Jonesboro, Arkansas area and need a dental implant call Parkey & Davis DDS today at 870-932-0330 for a free consultation.

Think of dental implants as artificial tooth roots,…

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Jul 17, 2019 »

How long do Porcelain Veneers Last?

Traditional porcelain veneers typically last between 10 and 15 years. Taking certain precautions can help make sure that you get the longest lifespan out of them possible.

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Jul 06, 2019 »

Where to get Dental Implants in Jonesboro, AR

Dental implants can give you your confidence back. Most people are conscious of their smile. If your teeth don’t look the way you want them to, it can affect your self-esteem. It can affect your business and personal life too.

Quite often, the lack of good dental care or oral injury can leave a person’s smile unattractive. This doesn’t have to be an issue because dental implants can give you your perfect smile back.

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Jul 01, 2019 »

What is BOTOX Cosmetic?

BOTOX Cosmetic is available in Jonesboro, AR at Parkey & Davis DDS.

Botox is used for three main reasons: severe underarm sweating, muscle spasm control and cosmetic improvement. In this article we concentrate on the third use, achieved with the product called Botox Cosmetic, which contains botulinum toxin type A (the active ingredient), human albumin (a protein found in human blood plasma) and sodium chloride.

Botox Cosmetic can be used for the temporary smoothing…

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Jun 26, 2019 »

Dental Implants in Jonesboro, AR

Are you ready to get your smile back and eat what you want when you want? If you're having pain while eating or have a few damaged teeth then maybe it's time you consider dental implants.

We're here to help you love your smile again.

We know that having missing or chipped teeth can be upsetting, make eating a challenge, and cause you to second guess a smile. But we also know this: it’s a situation that comes with solutions. Let’s talk about…

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Jun 26, 2019 »

Dental Veneers and Dental Laminates

Dental Veneers in Jonesboro, Arkansas

Drs. Davis and Parkey are experts in dental veneers that help their patients restore damaged teeth or transform their smile into something beautiful. At Parkey and Davis DDS we often treat patients that have a variety of dental concerns. Some patients visit our Jonesboro office because their tooth has been broken while others are looking to create a Hollywood smile. Most people are candidates for the procedure as long…

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Jun 24, 2019 »

Cosmetic Dentistry Procedure for Bringing Back Your Smile!

Cosmetic dentistry is available at Parkey and Davis DDS in Jonesboro, Arkansas.

Cosmetic dentistry is the branch of dentistry which deals with correcting dental defects in individuals. All of us like to have pearly white teeth devoid of any defect. However everyone is not so lucky and has to encounter dental defects at some time or the other. Restorative dentists can do various restorative dentistry procedures to help individuals in…

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Jun 21, 2019 »

Juvederm Fast Facts:

If you're considering having Juvederm injections at Parkey and Davis DDS in Jonesboro here are some fast facts to help you in your decision. For more information call our office (870-932-0330) to set up a free consultation at your convenience.

What is Juvederm?

Juvederm is a hyaluronic acid-based dermal filler. There are several Juvederm products. They all are used to help people address the signs of aging in the facial area. Each product in the Juvederm line features unique…

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Jun 16, 2019 »

Cosmetic Dentistry Jonesboro AR

Beauty might be only skin-deep. However, it is given a lot of value in certain fields such as modeling, and acting. Since everyone is not born with the same level of perfection, enhancing the best features is one way to look stunning. One such feature in the body that can be enhanced to perfection is the smile. Perfect teeth and jaw line, can bring out an attractive smile in a person. Cosmetic dentistry is a field wherein the dentists deal with a variety…

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Jun 16, 2019 »

Invisalign Clear Braces Jonesboro AR

Invisalign in Jonesboro AR

Have you heard of clear braces or Invisalign orthodontics and wondered if they really work?

Our adult patients don't want wire braces but often express dissatisfaction with the appearance of their teeth. Some people never had the opportunity for orthodontics in their youth so they never got that perfect smile.

So now as adults they're ready to make some big improvements to their smile and are calling us about

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Jun 15, 2019 »

What does Botox do?

Botox lip injections in Jonesboro, Arkansas.

So what exactly does Botox do? How well does it work? Well, when Botox is infused right into the muscle, it obstructs nerve impulses which cause the weakening of the muscle that create frowning. Ultimately over duration of numerous months, after enough of these shots, the frown lines start to get softer as well as in most cases ultimately vanish entirely. Botox can additionally be injected into the muscle mass of the face that…

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Gum Disease and Oral Health Jun 15, 2019 »

Did you know that periodontal disease affects more than half of America adults over the age of 30? The bad news is that this disease can result in tooth loss; the good news is that there are measures you can take to protect your oral health.

For most patients, gum disease creates an immediate impact on their gums and oral health. The early stages of gum disease can cause discomfort with eating or speaking. Eventually, if left unchecked by your dentist and hygienist, the gums may begin to…

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Botox: The Temporary Wrinkle Solution Jun 03, 2019 »

Botox lip injections the solution for your wrinkles.

Botox has actually made a massive splash in the health and also beauty market due to it's capacity to get rid of and also minimize wrinkles.

The manner in which Botox works is that it is infused into the muscle where the wrinkles appear. When the Botox is injected right into the muscular tissue the frown lines, crow's feet, and laugh lines briefly disappear. Botox therapy generally lasts regarding 3 to 6 months. Botox therapies were accepted…

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Smile Makeover...Getting the Smile You Want May 17, 2018 »

When you think of a makeover, you probably imagine all the many ways you can change your overall look. A new diet and exercise regimen has transformed your body, so naturally, you get a new wardrobe. You treated yourself to a facial and finally took the time to get a professional makeup application at the local department store cosmetic counter.

But one of the things you probably didn't picture anywhere in that imaginary makeover was changing your smile. And why not?

Too often, we tend to…

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Ouch! Sensitive Teeth Nov 17, 2017 »

Having sensitive teeth can mean anything from getting a mild twinge to having severe discomfort that can continue for several hours. It can also be an early warning sign of a more serious problem.

You are more likely to notice sensitivity when drinking or eating something hot or cold, when cold air catches your teeth, and sometimes when you eat something sweet. Of course, there are many other things that can cause you to have sensitivity; brushing too hard causing enamel to be worn away, a…

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Why you need to see your Jonesboro dentist Mar 02, 2016 »

Certain circumstances warrant a trip to your Jonesboro dentists, Parkey & Davis DDS. Learn what things should prompt a call for dental treatment.

Should you call your dentist, or shouldn't you? When it comes to preserving your oral and overall health, don't hesitate. If you have a question or concern about your teeth or gums, contact Jonesboro dentists, Dr. Michael C. Parkey and Dr. Craig. T. Davis, Jr. right away for an appointment. Prevention and careful, immediate treatment are at the heart…

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What happens at your first visit to your Jonesboro dentist Feb 03, 2016 »

You have selected Parkey & Davis DDS as your new Jonesboro dentists. Learn what to expect during your new patient visit.

Parkey & Davis DDS want you to experience dentistry in a whole new way. This experienced team offers comfort, compassion and state of the art diagnostics and treatments during your first visit and all through your long-term relationship with these Jonesboro dentists.

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For Invisalign®, Jonesboro Comes to Parkey & Davis Jan 25, 2016 »

Invisalign Braces in Jonesboro AR

Would you like to rescue your smile from the effects of crooked teeth? Effects that might not only be aesthetic but threatening to your oral health, too? (Studies show that straight teeth are healthier teeth, because they are easier to keep clean with basic brushing and flossing.) Then consider having orthodontics with Invisalign. Using this system, Dr. Parkey or Dr. Davis will be able to straighten your teeth so discreetly that only you and your dental team…

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Jonesboro periodontists assess risks for gum disease Dec 03, 2015 »

The Centers for Disease control state that approximately half of the adults in the United States have some form of gum disease - from reversible gingivitis to devastating periodontitis. Jonesboro periodontists, Drs. Michael C. Parkey and Craig T. Davis outline the risk factors for this worrisome oral health problem.

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How to pick a good Jonesboro dentist Nov 03, 2015 »

Healthy teeth and gums make for a confident self-image and sense of well-being. To keep your smile bright, pick the best Jonesboro Dentist. Michael C. Parkey DDS and Craig T. Davis DDS talk about ways to find excellent dental care.

When your dentist retires, or you have just moved to a new city, you need reliable dental care for you and your family. At Parkey & Davis DDS, the staff and doctors themselves know what excellent restorative, preventive and cosmetic dental services look like because…

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