A Comfortable Dental Experience

Teaching Your Child How To Do Proper Tooth Care Actions

If you have a small child who is getting ready for their first dentist’s appointment, you are undoubtedly excited about this milestone and anxious about how they will react while in the dentist’s chair. Teaching your child how to be responsible with their oral care is an important lesson that can be done at home to coincide with […]

3 Precautions To Help Keep Your Dentures In Good Shape

If you have recently been fitted with dentures, you may be excited about the new look of your smile. However, in order for your dentures to remain in great shape, some precautions should be observed. Here are a few of them: Rinse your dentures with cold water after eating. Although your dentures may look completely […]

Why Do Meth Addicts Have Such Terrible Teeth?

Perhaps you’ve seen pictures of methamphetamine addicts and noticed that their teeth are atrocious. Or maybe you know someone in person who uses meth and has awful teeth. It’s easy to think the same won’t happen to you if you start taking this drug. You may figure you’ll take better care of your teeth than […]

Two Dental Implant Myths That Could Be Hurting Your Smile

One of the best ways to replace missing or damaged teeth is to get dental implants. They’re generally sturdy and work just like regular teeth, since they are implanted directly into the jaw bone. Unfortunately, the people who can benefit the most from these appliances are often put off from getting them because of things […]

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Get Help From A Restorative Dentist

There are certain diseases which can cause your teeth to end up in bad shape. For example, chemotherapy treatments for cancer can destroy the enamel on your teeth, which will leave your teeth vulnerable to things like cavities and infections. If you have had some kind of illness that has damaged your teeth, you can […]

Protection From Infection: Teenagers And Lip Piercing Aftercare

In the blink of an eye, your little one has blossomed into a full-fledged teenager. This time period is full of changes for your child, and he or she will likely experiment with his or her looks. Piercings are particularly popular among the younger crowd. Your teen may be begging you for permission to get […]

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Tooth Sensitivity After Having A Cavity Filled

Having a cavity filled is pretty straight-forward. Your dentist numbs your mouth, does some drilling, and inserts the filling material. Afterwards, the numbness wears off, and you won’t feel any pain. But what you might experience is a little tooth sensitivity, especially when you eat or drink hot or cold items. Here’s what you need […]

Causes And Treatment Of Gum Recession

Gum recession is not only a cosmetic issue. It can also be painful and lead to tooth sensitivity. If you have receding gums, it is important that you understand the causes and available treatments.  What Causes Gum Recession? Gum recession is essentially your gums receding to the point that your roots begin to show. There […]

How Your Dentist Can Treat Sleep Apnea

When you feel tired everyday, you should consider whether you are suffering from sleep apnea. If you suffer from sleep apnea, you might be unhappy with your CPAP treatment. Fortunately, there are dental treatments that can be less invasive and more comfortable. Fortunately, oral appliances can be used to treat patients suffering from mild or […]

How To Handle A Root Canal That Fails

A root canal is a type of dental procedure that gets rid of an infection deep within your tooth and root. While it is a common procedure that typically has a high rate of success, there are some root canals that fail. Here are some things to do if you think yours has failed. Look […]