Category: General Dentistry

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Losing one or more of your teeth can negatively influence your smile in more ways than one. Some of these concerns include the influence on your ability to bite and chew normally, how your jaw structure is influenced, and of course, the presence of a noticeable gap. To avoid this, your dentist recommends practicing a… Read more »

Revisiting Your Preventive Routine

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It goes without saying that your smile’s health is impressionable, to say the least. In other words, virtually every circumstance you can think of – from oral bacteria to germs, the foods you consume, and the level of your preventive dental care – negatively influences your oral health. While it can be difficult to stay… Read more »

Caring For Your Smile While Ill

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Your smile’s health is an important factor to consider when brushing your teeth, consuming meals, and a host of other circumstances. Indeed, your teeth and other structures are integral to oral function, structural stability, and of course, a complete appearance. When it comes to consistent care, however, there may be instances that complicate this process,… Read more »

Ways To Lessen Your Dental Anxiety

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Many people become anxious at the mere thought of visiting the dentist. Both children and adults, alike, suffer from immense stress when it comes to going in for dental procedures, and it can prevent them from receiving the oral care that they need. While this is certainly a prevalent problem for many, there are numerous… Read more »

How Sleep Apnea Impacts Your Health

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By now, you are likely familiar with the importance of caring for your smile. Though brushing and flossing daily is an excellent way to stay on top of your oral health, it is important to recognize that other, nontraditional dental concerns can impact your grin differently. For example, chronic teeth grinding or bruxism can damage… Read more »

Is Mouthwash really Necessary?

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A minty fresh smile is an excellent indicator of a person’s oral hygiene practices and overall health. After all, oral bacteria are constantly attempting to compromise your smile, and many of these microorganisms contribute to bad breath. In addition to the way plaque and bacteria impact your health, bad breath is an indicator of substandard… Read more »

Major Functions Of Dental Mouthguards

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At a young age, attending dental visits may seem a bit daunting. Indeed, we are often flooded with a number of ‘what if’ questions because it is an experience we have never had before. Questions that come to mind involve what are all of the tools being used? Will my treatment hurt? What if I… Read more »

How Mouthwash Elevates Your At-Home Care

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It goes without saying that everyone requires some level of oral health care in order to ensure their smile is strong, youthful, and happy overall. Indeed, most dentists recommend a preventive dental routine that pays attention to your teeth, gums, and tissues in particular, but not every patient is convinced that flossing or brushing is… Read more »

What To Know About Cigarettes And Your Teeth

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It goes without saying that there are a significant number of factors that pose a threat to the integrity of your smile. Though some such as tooth decay and gum disease may be relatively well-known, there are vastly more issues that you might not even be aware pose a threat to your grin to begin… Read more »

Managing Pain After Dental Work

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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 »