January 10, 2020
Your toothbrush is your first line of defense against common oral health issues, like tooth decay and gum disease. It’s the most important tool at your disposal to keep your smile healthy. Picking a toothbrush might seem like an easy decision, but there are more options than ever. As you walk down the oral care aisle, you’re surrounded by several types of toothbrushes that all claim to be the best, so how do you choose the right one? Here are some tips from your dentist to purchase the perfect toothbrush.
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January 5, 2020
Do you like to save money? Do you enjoy having a healthy,
pain-free mouth? If you answered “yes” to both of these questions, you should
consider adding regular dental checkups and cleanings to your list of New Year’s
Resolutions. While you’re busy working on your new physique or scouring the web
for a new job in a new city, take some time to focus on improving your teeth
and gums. Not only will you see the advantages in your smile, but you’ll also
see it in your wallet. Read on to learn more about the importance of good oral
health and why your dentist
suggests there’s no better time than 2020 to start fresh!
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December 21, 2019
Are you travelling for the holidays this year? If you are,
you won’t be the only one! Roughly 107.3 million Americans will travel at least
50 miles between December 23rd and January 1st according
to a report from AAA. Between organizing your packing list and arranging your
travel plans, have you planned for taking care of your teeth while on the go?
It can be hard to have good oral health during this time of year, especially when
it involves travelling! However, if you want to avoid a trip to your emergency
dentist in the middle of all the festivities, you’ll need to keep your good dental
habits up. Here are the best tips for keeping your oral health on track as you
travel this holiday season.
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December 4, 2019
Are you currently missing one or more teeth? Do you wish you
could have your full smile back? Thanks to dental
implants, you can! These titanium posts are inserted surgically into your
jawbone to replace the roots of your missing teeth. In addition to giving you
back the use of your pearly whites, implants provide a whole host of benefits. An
implant dentist is here to talk about all the benefits of dental implants.
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November 10, 2019
Flu season is here again and, unfortunately, sometimes you catch the flu bug even when you’re doing your best to avoid it. If you’re like most people, you’ll do anything you can to feel better fast, including going through endless cough drops, tissues, and cartons of orange juice. But another surprising strategy you can use is taking good care of your oral health (even though it may be the last thing on your mind!) Keep reading for 5 easy tips for flu season you can use for a cleaner, healthier mouth and faster recovery overall.
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November 3, 2019
Preventive care is one of the most reliable ways to
achieve a healthy smile. In combination with good at-home oral hygiene
practices, you’ll be setting yourself up for a beautiful smile that can last a
lifetime. However, problems do occur, and accidents happen, so when a nagging
toothache gets you down, you might be wondering what caused it in the first
place. Because there are so many reasons for this type of dental problem, let a
explain some of the most common explanations for a toothache.
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October 25, 2019
You’ve been missing one or more teeth for a while now, and
it’s starting to take a toll on your self-esteem. The gaps in your smile are
interfering with your ability to feel confident in your appearance. Fortunately,
dental implants offer a great long-term solution to this problem. Here are 5
ways that dental
implants can increase your self-confidence.
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October 9, 2019
To the average person, restorative and cosmetic dentistry
sound pretty similar. After all, they’re both about making your smile look
better, right? Well, not exactly. Before cosmetic dentistry can be employed to
improve the appearance of your smile, sometimes restorative procedures must be
used to fix underlying issues with your teeth. Let’s explore the differences
and restorative dentistry, and what issues your dentist can solve with them.
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September 19, 2019
Fall is just about here, and that means it’s time for
cuddling up under blankets, trying on new sweaters and scarves, and sipping hot
drinks like tea, hot chocolate, and pumpkin
spice lattes. Although warm beverages like that may inspire feelings of
comfort, they aren’t so great for your pearly whites. Let’s take a closer look
at what exactly hot drinks do to your teeth, and how you can prevent damage.
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September 6, 2019
Dental implants are rapidly growing in popularity with both patients and dentists across the country. Indeed, according to the American Dental Association, more than 5 MILLION implants are placed each year in the U.S. Modern dental implants have been around for several decades, so why are more and more patients now opting for dental implants over other tooth replacement options? Here are 5 reasons that explain the growing popularity of dental implants and answer the question: “why should I get dental implants?”.
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