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.
22 September 2017
Dentistry is one area of medicine that is not afraid to embrace new technology. Over the past few decades, changes in implant dentistry as well as different approaches to common preventative procedures have been tried. It can be difficult to keep up with the latest dental trends, and some of the new advancements may make you feel like you are living in a science fiction novel. Below are three of the recent advancements that will make you think you have been transported to the future.
25 August 2017
Keeping your teeth and mouth in good health is an important part of enjoying a healthy lifestyle. There are many tips and methods you can implement and use in your life, if you are not already doing so, to keep your teeth and gums healthy and free of oral cavities and inflammation. Here are some tips to help you keep your teeth in good health. Eat Oral Health-Promoting Foods The foods you eat can make a big difference in the health and condition of your teeth and gums.
2 August 2017
Your teeth allow you to chew the foods you love, but if you're not careful what foods you chew, they may not stay as healthy as you'd hope. Most people know that cheese is great for teeth and that candy is bad. But did you know that these four foods are also a bit risky for your (and your child's) oral health? Fruit Juice Its high vitamin and mineral content tricks many a consumer into thinking it's a healthy choice, but in fact, fruit juice is not the best choice for your dental health.
14 July 2017
If your child has recently had braces placed on the teeth, then they may be concerned about several different things during the tooth straightening period. Feeling that the teeth are loose is one type of problem that your child may experience and communicate. If this is an issue for your son or daughter, then keep reading to understand the answer to a few common orthodontic and tooth loosening questions. Why Do the Teeth Loosen?
28 May 2017
Losing a tooth as a child is exciting. It's a right of passage and part of growing up, plus the tooth fairy usually brings you something special. Losing a tooth as an adult is not quite as exciting. A lost tooth can change your appearance, make you feel insecure, could change the way that you eat, and the tooth fairy doesn't bring you any money. If you have a missing tooth as an adult, you have a number of different options including dentures, a bridge or dental implants.