Working With My Dentist
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Working With My Dentist

A few years ago, I realized that I was thinking about dental care all wrong. Instead of listening carefully to my dentist and making the necessary changes, I assumed that he was ultimately responsible for making sure that my teeth stayed healthy. Unfortunately, I developed a few serious cavities because I failed to properly brush and floss my teeth, and I knew that it was my fault. I decided to start taking notes at my dental checkups and carefully abiding by the dentist's orders. The difference was almost miraculous. This blog is all about working with your dentist to improve your result.

Working With My Dentist

  • Have A Toothache? 4 Ways To Soothe It

    26 April 2017

    If you currently have a tooth that's aching, you'll most likely want to make an appointment with a family dentist to find out what is happening with it. Unfortunately, it may be hard to see your dentist as soon as you would like. This means you'll be in some degree of pain until then, which can make it difficult to go about your day. Here are 4 ways you can soothe the pain you are experiencing.

  • Need Dental Implants? 4 Considerations to Make When Choosing a Dentist to Work With

    25 April 2017

    If you're looking for a tooth replacement solution that's more natural looking than dentures, dental implants can help you gain a brand new smile that improves your overall look and improves your self-confidence. The most important thing to consider when choosing to get dental implants is the dentist you'll be working with, as this will help ensure that your needs and expectations are met when all is said and done. Take the time to consult with a few dentists in your area that have reliable and trustworthy reputations, and then decide who you want to ultimately work with.

  • How To Make The Effects Of Your Whitening Treatment Last As Long As Possible

    18 April 2017

    Having your teeth whitened can be very exciting. Within just an hour or two in your dentist's office, you finally have the bright, white smile you've always wished for. Now, it's time to turn your attention towards keeping that smile white! Follow these tips in the weeks, months, and years after treatment to ensure your results last as long as possible. Use a whitening toothpaste. Even though your teeth are no longer stained, it's a good idea to use a whitening toothpaste.

  • Dental Tourism: The High Cost of Cheaper Cosmetic Dental Procedures

    11 April 2017

    Your smile is probably one of the most important features of your appearance. If you are like a lot of people, you will go to great lengths (literally) if it means you can keep your smile looking amazing for a good price. Dental tourism is just as much a thing in modern society as medical tourism, but are these trips for dental procedure really worth the savings? Before you start searching places like Mexico, Malaysia, or even Thailand for a cosmetic dentist, it is a good idea to assess the risks involved in low-price treatments in foreign countries.

  • How To Protect Your Broken Implant As You Wait For Your Appointment

    6 April 2017

    If you have started having problems with your dental implant, from a cracked crown to a broken or mobile implant screw, those hours between finding out you need help and actually getting to the dentist to fix the problem can seem longer than they really are. A damaged implant can create a number of secondary problems, such as cuts on your inner lip and pain. To protect the implant and the area around it, follow these tips.