Taking Care of Your Dental Implants
Dental implants have become very popular over the years. One reason is that they are convenient. An implant is a great solution for a single missing tooth. An implant does not have to be removed, scrubbed and soaked at night, and it can be brushed and flossed just like other teeth. They are also sturdy. […]
Consider Dental Implants for Your Smile
If you’re looking to replace a missing tooth with dental implants, you’re on the right track! Dental implants can typically last a lot longer than standard teeth and can even last a lifetime. Here are some other amazing facts about dental implants. – Dental implants are made up of a titanium post and a porcelain […]
Does Chewing Gum Help or Hinder My Oral Health?
Did you know that chewing gum is scientifically proven to have dental health benefits? Gum can do more than freshen your breath – it can actually fight bacteria and cavities. How does it do it? Well, the simple act of chewing gum stimulates an increase in saliva production within your mouth. Saliva has been proven […]
The Facts of Oral Hygiene: Cavity Prevention
Protecting your teeth against cavities begins with every ingredient you place in your mouth, most specifically the meals you eat daily. Cavity prevention is made possible with healthy eating habits. For a list of suggestions, here are a few tips about cavity prevention: If you have a cavity, likely it has been caused by a […]
Acid Reflux: How it Impacts Your Smile
What do you know about gastroesophageal reflux disease, which is sometimes referred to as acid reflux or GERD? Did you know that GERD can lead to heartburn or individuals who have acid reflux have acids pushed into their esophagus. However, did you know that GERD can also impact oral health? Unfortunately, acid reflux can might […]
Do You Know What a Water Flosser Is?
Do you know what a water flosser is? A water flosser is an interdental device that is crafted to supplement your oral health care treatment using an alternative oral health care treatment method of cleaning between teeth. Water flossers work by using a unique gadget that can spray beams of water at teeth, rather than […]
The Facts About Bleeding Gums
You probably know that you should brush your teeth every day for two minutes at a time. You also know that you should floss every day. Have you ever been told that bleeding gums is a normal part of caring for your pearly whites? Sadly, this isn’t true. In fact, bleeding gums could actually indicate […]
Use These Brushing Tips to Brighten Your Smile
Brushing your pearly whites involves being mindful of your technique and using the right equipment for the job. Taking the time to brush your smile with care, you are protecting your teeth (and gums) from tooth decay and gum disease. To support you in your efforts, Dr. [doctor_name] and our [practice_name] team in [city], [state], […]
What Is The Point Of Having Wisdom Teeth?
The American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons has stated that 85% of people need their wisdom teeth removed. If this is the case, then what is the point of having wisdom teeth in the first place? Wisdom teeth often impact or partially erupt and cause issues such as tooth decay and gum disease. Why […]