Month: November 2021

Can You Benefit From Teeth Whitening?

Teeth whitening. Healthy white teeth are smiling and yellow from cigarettes and sad coffee on green mint background. Copy space for text

From time to time, your smile may become tarnished with noticeable stains, a darkened complexion, or a number of other concerns. Indeed, as your grin ages, the wear and tear of the process influence your smile’s appearance as well as health. This can cause a reduction in confidence, avoidance of social situations, and more. Fortunately,… Read more »

Things You Should Know About Clear Aligners

Invisible retainers dental straightener and aligner brackets used to straighten and align teeth in cosmetic dentistry.

There are various factors that can contribute to the integrity of your smile, and the unfortunate truth is, there are more aspects that provide a negative influence than a positive one.  Indeed, you do not have to worry about only tooth decay, but the effects of periodontal infection, how foods and beverages erode the enamel… Read more »

Managing Pain After Dental Work

Girl with a painful tooth in a medical office

It goes without saying that your oral health is a complex area to consider. After all, nearly everything out there can pose a threat to your smile’s integrity, and as such, we must do everything we can to ensure that our grins are safe and protected. This can range anywhere from effective at-home care to… Read more »

Different Grades of Floss Impact Your Health

Irrigator and electric toothbrush on light background

Failing to seek timely dental care and treatment can lead to a slew of oral health complications. These can range anywhere from a mild toothache or chipped tooth to a severe cavity or infected teeth roots. As such, your dentist advocates seeking treatment sooner rather than later. Bear in mind, however, that excellent oral health… Read more »

Why Infected Tooth Roots Are Problematic

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It goes without saying that preventive dentistry is the name of the game when it comes to caring for your oral health, but sometimes a routine may not include as much as is needed to maintain a healthy smile for life. In cases such as these, restorative treatment such as a dental filling or crown… Read more »

Major Functions Of Dental Crown Restorations

set of ceramic crowns for total work, shot on a black background

Preventive dentistry is our first line of defense when protecting our smiles, however, it may not always be as effective as it should be. For example, perhaps you forgot to brush a few times in your life, or maybe the hard-to-reach areas of the mouth did not receive as much care as other areas. In… Read more »

Getting your Cavities Filled Sooner Than Later

cartoon tooth decay feel afraid with bacterium

Caring for younger teeth often requires just as much care as adult teeth need, perhaps even more. As such, it is recommended that you and your family practice a thorough preventive dental routine – including flossing, brushing, and attending checkups – so that you can provide your smile with the best chances for lifelong strength…. Read more »

Is Your Child’s Preventive Routine Enough?

Cute little girl flossing her teeth in bathroom

From the moment you are born and well into adulthood, your oral health is at risk of infection and other concerns. Indeed, the oral bacteria that cause tooth decay, gum disease, and every other dental-related concern under the sun are constantly targeting your structures, and without an effective routine, you could potentially face losing one… Read more »

What To Know About Dental Care And Pregnancy

Young pregnant woman brushing teeth in bathroom

Your oral health is influenced by a number of factors, and the better you are able to address them, the better the outcome will be. Indeed, maintaining a strong and healthy grin for life is no easy feat, and it is important to understand how these factors interact with your teeth and what steps you… Read more »

Negative Impacts of Grinding Your Teeth

Three colored stickers with the text ADA Americans with TMJ on a light blue wooden background

We are all affected by a variety of stressors, and these stressors can cause reactions in our bodies we might not expect. For example, heightened levels of stress or anxiety may lead to an unconscious clenching of the teeth. Though this phenomenon may not seem like a major concern initially, the longer a person endures… Read more »