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

  • Is Your Child's Face Growing In Asymmetrically? Consider A Trip To An Orthodontist

    28 August 2019

    Your child is beautiful and is growing up to be a great person but you're noticing a problem with their face – it isn't symmetrical. This situation often starts at the jaw and can quickly become an issue if you don't take steps to correct your child's jaw and teeth alignment. Thankfully, an orthodontic can help to provide the care that your child needs to have a great smile. Facial Asymmetrics Can Be Painful for a Child

  • Newsflash: Veneers Don't Have To Look Fake

    28 August 2019

    You've probably seen pictures of celebrities with absolutely pure, white teeth. Perhaps you've thought to yourself, "there's no way those are real." Chances are, they weren't -- they were probably veneers. Celebrities often have bright white veneers attached to the front of their teeth in order to give them a more stunning appearance. However, this has led to the common misconception that veneers have to look fake and unnatural, and that's just not the case.

  • 4 Tips To Get Your Family To The Dentist

    28 August 2019

    You care for your family, so their well-being matters to you. You want them to get the best medical care. Going to the dentist twice a year is the best way to keep your family's teeth in excellent condition. Unfortunately, many people are resistant to going to the dentist. If your spouse or older children don't want to go to the dentist, don't give up. Here are four tips you can try to get your whole family to the dentist:

  • Will I Lose My Damaged Tooth?

    4 August 2019

    While the majority of cases of tooth damage happen to children, adults can also have their teeth damaged. When this happens, you may be able to save your tooth. However, when your tooth has become too damaged or when you wait too long before having it put back in place, you may need a dental implant and a prosthetic tooth.  When You Damage Your Tooth When a tooth is damaged, whether it be from biting down too hard on something or a basketball hitting you in the mouth, it might not be immediately apparent that your tooth is damaged.

  • Four Of Your Basic Orthodontic Treatment Questions Addressed

    6 July 2019

    Orthodontic treatments are among the most common cosmetic procedures that people will have done to their teeth. While orthodontic treatments can have the ability to revitalize a person's smile, patients will need a fairly developed knowledge of orthodontic treatments to be able to make a decision. Will Braces Make Teeth Develop Cavities? It is an assumption that is commonly shared that braces will always lead to a person suffering cavities. While braces can make cleaning the teeth take somewhat longer, thorough brushing and flossing will help to protect the teeth from developing decay.