Six Habits That Can Make It More Comfortable To Undergo Orthodontic Treatment

28 September 2021
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Undergoing orthodontic treatment is exciting because it will eventually lead to a perfect smile. However, along the way, you might periodically have issues like soreness in your teeth or mouth. Fortunately, there are good habits that you can develop to make orthodontic treatment as comfortable as possible.  The following are six habits that can make it more comfortable to undergo orthodontic treatment.  Eating sticky or very hard foods infrequently Certain types of food may be more difficult for you to eat while you have braces. Read More 

Why You Should See A Dentist Regularly

28 September 2021
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Most people don't see the importance of seeing a dentist unless they're having problems. Well, it turns out that seeing a dentist often is key to maintaining good oral health. The visits will cost you, but you'll prevent oral problems and catch them early on. This way, you'll save money in the long run because you won't have to deal with more advanced problems. Here are some reasons why visiting a dentist is beneficial. Read More 

6 Dental Problems That You Can Fix With Dental Implants

20 August 2021
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Poor oral health inevitably leads to tooth loss because of tooth decay or gum disease. But just one lost or damaged tooth can lead to a whole host of other dental issues. Fortunately, dental implants can solve just about any dental issue that involves missing or broken teeth. 1. Inability to chew foods comfortably Broken teeth are often no better than missing teeth. This is because they can cause you pain and discomfort when you are chewing your food. Read More 

Need A Tooth Extraction? Learn About Bone Spicules

13 July 2021
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you need to have a tooth extracted because of an injury or as a preparatory procedure before an implant/denture, you may be going over aftercare instructions—like how to prevent dry socket. One aftercare instruction you may need to go over is how to handle bone spicules. Bone spicules are small bony slivers that are left in the surgery site after an extraction. How Are Bone Spicules Removed? Once your tooth has been extracted, there will still be fragments from the surrounding alveolar bone (jawbone) that secured the tooth root. Read More 

4 Important Services That A Cosmetic Dentist Can Offer

27 May 2021
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Cosmetic dentistry is gaining popularity as more people take steps to enhance their smile. However, with so many dental procedures you can undergo, it can be hard to know when you need the help of a cosmetic dentist. The following are four services cosmetic dentists typically offer.    1. Teeth Whitening This is possibly one of the most common treatments offered in cosmetic dentistry. Your teeth may become stained over time due to foods such as soda, coffee, and wine, or habits such as smoking or chewing some colored products. Read More