The Wonder of Bad Breath
Bad breath is something we’ve all had ourselves and most likely encountered in passing strangers and family members. It can be from forgetting to brush your teeth or eating a mouthful of onions, however, it can also point to a much more serious health issue, so take care.
Signs You May Need A Root Canal
If you may have an accident that makes you more susceptible to tooth decay, there may be an emergency root canal ordered. However, there may be signs that you notice first hand that indicate detrimental decay.
Are You Eating Your Way to Tooth Loss?
Unexplained tooth loss can be worrisome, and it should be. Most likely, if you're losing teeth, then you have more health issues happening. The way you eat can cause inflammation in your system, which leads to a whole host of problems, including tooth decay and loss.
Should I Have Any Concerns When it
Comes to X-Rays?
If you are going to keep your dental health on the right track, you can’t exactly avoid x-rays. Some patients may be concerned about radiation exposure, but we want to put your mind at ease.
Best Dental Practices for Young Kids
Once children really understand the power of a healthy mouth and how it relates to a healthy immune system, it will click. Until then, you may have to nag or encourage them to get into these healthy mouth habits!
Tooth Implant Fact Sheet
Tooth implants continue to be a safe way to replace teeth. There is a lot of information out there about tooth implants, and it can get a little overwhelming. Deciding to get a tooth implant doesn't have to be confusing. Get the facts first.
How Much Do Dental Implants Cost?
Are you considering a dental implant, but intimidated by the possible cost of dental implants? It can sometimes be hard to gauge whether dental implants are financially feasible for your circumstance. Dental implant costs are variable depending on several factors.
Common Concerns About Dental Implants
Let’s say you’re in need of a tooth replacement and are considering a dental implant. Does the thought of oral surgery make you uncomfortable? Or maybe you’re concerned about the invasiveness of the procedure? We want to put your mind at ease by ensuring that dental implants aren’t scary at all.
Invisalign for Your Teen
I remember what being a teenager was like; and worrying about my smile or crooked teeth would have been just one more hardship to cope with. If your teen is a good candidate for the procedure, they can and will smile confidently like millions of other patients!
Dental Implants vs. Dentures
Tooth replacement is a common dental issue that many of us will face in our lifetime. Consider your own personal health and circumstance when deciding whether dental implants or dentures are right for you. Here are some starting points to get yourself familiar with these common tooth replacement technologies.
Dental Implant Home Care
Caring for your newly-placed dental implant is necessary to ensure that it lasts for a long time. With proper care, a dental implant can last for decades without complications. After a dental implant placement, having a home care plan is necessary to ensure comfort and recovery.
Signs You Need a Dental Implant
When it comes to good dental health, practicing the basics such as brushing, flossing, and maintaining a healthy diet are essential. However, there are times when even doing the essentials might not be enough. Over time, you might notice a little more wear and tear on your teeth and gums. Perhaps you've recently even lost a tooth following a tooth extraction or accident...
How Food Can Affect Your Oral Health
Being mindful of your eating habits is important for your overall health. Acknowledging any oral health issues and understanding how what you eat and drink affects your oral health are necessary steps to gaining a brighter and healthier smile!
Over-Brushing your Teeth?
We know that brushing your teeth is one of the most important basics of oral self-care, but some of us are over-doing it. The recommendation that you hear most often is to brush your teeth 2 times a day for 2 minutes, in the morning and in the evening. Those with extremely committed dental care will even brush 3 times a day, once after each meal...
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