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Published: Sat, 20 Jan 2018 13:30:37 -0600


How Can the Poor Get Dental Treatment?

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 14:37:08 -0600

Whether you are rich or poor, dental health is something everyone needs. You can avail low-cost dental care services from local community clinics, affordable clinics, dental camps, dental colleges, coupons and state medical care programs.

Teeth Whitening Techniques

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:33:55 -0600

There was a time when dazzling white smiles belonged to those who sashay down the red carpet in Hollywood. Today teeth whitening has become the fastest growing type of cosmetic dental procedure performed. Depending on the type of tooth whitening technique you choose the price ranges from a ten dollars for a tube of whitening toothpaste to up to $600.00 for in office laser teeth whitening. The Cadillac of teeth whitening is the in office laser system. This is the costliest,...

This Common Dental Procedure Can Lead to Serious Pathological Problems

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:03:16 -0600

Root canals are a fairly common dental procedure, but they might be setting you up for future health problems. Find out the potential dangers.

What to Look for With Plans Offering Dental and Vision Coverage

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 08:46:53 -0600

You can get a great value and overall savings with dental and vision plans. You should pay less for them combined as coverage than you would for each of them individually.

Adapt the Use of Dentistry Technology to Improve on Service Delivery

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 07:11:01 -0600

Meeting the needs of your patients is the best way to have a successful dental practice. The best way to do this is to provide services that provide solutions to problems that your patients face. It is not just about the solutions that you offer that count but also how you offer them.

Different Dental Procedures

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 14:26:12 -0600

Like other areas, dentistry has also gone through several revolutions. Different dental procedures help people improve tier dental health and appearance.

Choosing the Right Dental Filling Option

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 13:53:08 -0600

To prevent tooth decay, it is recommended that you should floss at least once daily, brush twice daily, and limit the intake of sugar in the diet at most three times a day. Sugar is present in many different foods, such as fruits, processed foods, soft drinks and sweets. People who are at a high risk of developing tooth decay should also consider the use of fluoride mouthwashes or high fluoride dental flosses to reduce the risk of tooth decay development.

How Do You Get Dry Socket After Wisdom Teeth Removal?

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 13:45:12 -0600

How do you get dry socket after wisdom teeth removal? Dry socket is the most painful condition that nobody wants to get. If you have removed your one or teeth then you may a dry socket after few days of tooth extraction. People who don't follow their oral surgeon or dentist wisdom teeth removal aftercare instructions carefully may have a dry socket (also called alveolar osteitis). This article explains the things and actions you must avoid after a tooth surgery.

Ten Things You Should Know About Invisalign

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 10:55:43 -0600

The Invisalign that is made of thermoplastic material are virtually invisible. Invisalign will not be noticed while undergoing the treatment. They are removable unlike other teeth-straightening options, so it enables you to brush and floss and eat comfortably, while it also helps to maintain better oral hygiene.

The Facts on Fillings

Tue, 02 Jan 2018 20:58:18 -0600

You're at the dentist and they say you need a filling. No fear, there's nothing to worry about, as you are about to find out.

Your Dental Hygienist

Tue, 02 Jan 2018 20:57:53 -0600

We all know the friendly dental hygienist at the local dental office, but have you ever wondered what they do? Yes, they clean your teeth, but they have so much more to offer too.

Laser Gum Surgery - What You Should Know

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 07:27:26 -0600

This is a treatment that has just been recently developed for treating gum disease. With this surgery it will remove gum tissue that is diseased using a laser light. It is a procedure that no scalpel is used. How long the procedure takes will depend on how much of the gum tissue is diseased. Most patients say that there is very little discomfort there are many dentists that will give or offer their patients a local anesthetic.

A Good Time to Choose an Implant Dentist

Wed, 27 Dec 2017 08:51:10 -0600

Do you have a missing tooth? The impact of missing teeth goes far beyond aesthetics. If you're considering dental implants for those gaps, now is the best time to seek an implant dentist.

?What Is CEREC Technology

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 21:52:41 -0600

The dental industry has come a long way since its earliest days. Dental technology has been advancing at a fast pace to the point where many more dental treatment options are available.

Treating Periodontal Disease Could Help Lower Blood Pressure

Wed, 20 Dec 2017 08:30:54 -0600

High blood pressure is a huge problem in the United States and affects nearly 30% of adults aged 18 and over. It's a major risk factor for heart disease, although it can generally be managed through making lifestyle changes and through taking prescribed medications. However, a recent study discovered that treating gum disease or periodontal disease could significantly lower blood pressure.

Why Saliva Is Important For a Healthy Mouth

Tue, 19 Dec 2017 15:08:40 -0600

You may think saliva is gross. Simply look at the unpleasant stream of drool coming out of the mouth of a baby. You walk in the mall and see a teenager hack up a big wad of spit onto the sidewalk.

What to Look for in a Family Dentist

Tue, 19 Dec 2017 15:08:08 -0600

Whether the family dentist you had come to love and trust is retiring or your family is moving to a new area, you'll need to begin the long, potentially frustrating task of finding a new dentist for your family. Now matter where you live, chances are there are multiple family dentists around. How do you begin your research?

The Worst Habits for Your Teeth

Tue, 19 Dec 2017 15:07:40 -0600

Not all habits are harmless. Many patients have habits of biting their nails, chewing ice, and clenching their jaws, all of which are bad for the teeth.

Everything You Need to Know About Cavities Between Your Teeth

Tue, 19 Dec 2017 15:07:10 -0600

How should you take care of cavities between your teeth? Read our latest blog post to learn everything you need to know about interproximal cavities.

What Is Cosmetic Dentistry?

Tue, 19 Dec 2017 15:06:44 -0600

Cosmetic dentistry is to enhance the appearance of one's smile. Common procedures include veneers, whitening, bonding, and inlays and onlays.

Everything You Need to Know About Children's Braces

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 15:03:12 -0600

Have you wondered if it's time for your child to get braces? Read our latest blog post to learn more about the whole process behind children's braces.

How Parents Can Care for Their Child's Teeth

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 14:59:29 -0600

Many parents don't know the facts concerning how to take proper care of their child's teeth. Correct information and starting early are key steps.

Fight the Problems of Decay and Cavities With Dental Fillings

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 10:36:35 -0600

Most of us often don't give as much focus to dental health as it should be. We take the act of brushing, cleaning and oral care lightly in the knowledge that they don't matter much. Well, we're mistaken as not taking proper dental care can lead to some really serious health risks.

Do You Know the Merits of Using the Invisalign Braces?

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:01:26 -0600

If your teeth are misaligned, you have no choice but to look for a favorable procedure for straightening them. The most common and effectual way of straightening the teeth is using dental -braces. Dental- braces help in getting the teeth back on their track but that will definitely take some time.

How to Access the Finest Periodontal Hygiene Services

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:00:59 -0600

Apart from the normal cleaning of your teeth every day, it is necessary to think about visiting the dentist after a specific period. Many people always go to the dentist after developing dental complications. Such complex issues can be avoided when you visit the dental experts for preventive measures.

How to Maintain Good Oral Hygiene

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:00:41 -0600

Everybody is interested in having a great smile with an intention of remaining beautiful. However, a great smile needs investment in cleaning your teeth. Many people have lost their perfect smiles just by neglecting the simple rule of effective cleaning of their teeth.

Find an Affordable, Quality Dentist in Your Area

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 09:02:23 -0600

Visiting the dentist regularly is extremely important at all stages of life. Many pediatricians recommend babies visiting the dentist early on in life to monitor the growth and quality of teeth.

Receive Your Dental Care Needs for Less in Highly Priced California

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 09:02:04 -0600

If you are a California resident, you are more than likely know that you live in one of the most expensive states in our country. The cost of living in the state is much higher than surrounding states, which can make living there very difficult.

What Are the Things You Should Consider While Opting for Teeth Whitening?

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 07:17:22 -0600

Do you want to get your teeth whitened? If yes, then make sure you are not committing a few mistakes associated with the procedure.

Principles and Objectives of Minimal Intervention Dentistry

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 08:28:50 -0600

Minimal Intervention Dentistry or MID is a philosophy of professional care which focuses on preservation of natural tooth structure as much as possible. This approach focuses on control of Caries, tooth decay, focusing on early prevention of caries and other tooth ailments.

Treat Your Tooth Infection With Some Home Remedies

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 08:08:09 -0600

Dental problems are of many types like: cavity, gum diseases, tooth infection and many more. Out of all the mentioned problems, a tooth infection is something which is rare, yet very painful.

Natural Care for Tooth Decay and Cavities

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 08:04:58 -0600

Teeth are our ornaments. They give us that pearl white gleaming smile which we flaunt out to the world. There are various remedies that have been proposed over time. A few of them have been listed here.

Do You Know the Benefits of Dental Crowns?

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 07:03:43 -0600

The crown of the tooth is its covering. This is the visible part of the tooth that protects the delicate parts. The crown is hard because it breaks food into smaller particles.

The Procedure for Root Canal Treatment

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 07:02:36 -0600

The root canal treatment is very sensitive and complex. It requires the intervention of a certified dentist. Thus, it is important to take time and look for a professional that is capable of performing the procedure well.

Advantages of Composite Tooth Filling

Sun, 03 Dec 2017 20:16:45 -0600

Dental health should be your number one priority because your teeth are responsible for digestion and enhancing your beauty. Most people think their dental challenges are hopeless, especially those with broken, stained and cracked teeth. There is an effectual way in which the dentists can preserve your teeth and retain their looks and abilities.

Bad Things for Your Teeth

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 15:06:13 -0600

Healthy teeth and gums are important. Certain foods and teeth clenching can damage teeth and gums as can piercings and poor oral hygiene.

Dry Mouth and Oral Health

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 15:05:56 -0600

Xerostomia (dry mouth) enhances the growth of cavity and gum disease causing plaque and tartar. Medications and stress are a couple causes.

Why Is There Fluoride in Drinking Water?

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 15:05:37 -0600

Fluoride is a natural element that has been linked to strengthen and improve the health of tooth enamel. The level in drinking water is safe for everyone.

History of Holistic Dentistry

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 15:05:20 -0600

The start of holistic dentistry began with the first amalgam fillings in 1819. The field wasn't recognized, however, until 1978.

The Role of Professional Teeth Cleaning in One's Oral Health Routine

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 15:05:01 -0600

From as far back as you can remember, you've heard how important it is to visit the dentist every six months for a dental check-up and exam. Now you're an adult and your life is busy. While you think that having your kids see the dentist twice a year is a good idea, you skimp out on setting up an appointment for yourself.

Oral Health - What Role Does Nutrition Play?

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 08:15:13 -0600

The overall health and wellbeing of your oral cavity significantly depends on eating right. Great reactions take place in your mouth when you regularly eat excessive amounts of sugary foods such as candy or even soda. In this scenario, the bacteria in your oral cavity will proceed to convert carbohydrates and sugar into acids. These sorts of acids, in turn, attack the tooth enamel and eventually fast-track the decay process. As such, tooth decay is usually the very first dental health issue you will face if your regular eating habits aren't appropriate. Well then, here is a review of top 10 foods, which can enable you to maintain sound oral health.

How Parents Are Harming Their Child's Oral Health

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 15:33:22 -0600

It is natural for parents to want what is best for their children. In fact, it is the role of parents to ensure their children's welfare. Parents put a lot of effort into the physical and mental health as well as the emotional and social well-being of their kids.

Why Aching Teeth Should Not Be Ignored

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 15:32:57 -0600

Does your child have a tooth that aches? You may be tempted to shrug it off as a part of teething or a natural by-product of primary teeth falling out. While teething does involve discomfort, soreness and slight pain for your child, a child older than the age of three should not be experiencing much pain or discomfort when they lose their primary teeth and grow in their permanent teeth.

Why an At-Home Dental Routine Is Important to Dental Health

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 15:32:11 -0600

You have likely grown up being told how important it is to see the dentist every six months. If you see the dentist twice a year, why does it matter if your at-home dental routine is a little lackluster? Isn't a quick brush and maybe flossing enough to keep your teeth and gums in sufficient condition until the dentist does his or her deep cleaning magic?

What Is a Dental Emergency?

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 15:30:56 -0600

Dental emergencies include knocked-out teeth, headaches and bleeding in the mouth. If you have a dental emergency go to your dentist immediately.

The Benefits of a Healthy Mouth

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 15:30:44 -0600

We all want a healthy smile. A healthy smile is a white, perfect smile that we all want to show off. Did you know that having a healthy smile does more than boost your self-confidence and make you happier?

Oral Health Related Quality of Life in Older Populations

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 09:32:00 -0600

The impact of oral diseases on quality of life is very obvious in older adults. Oral health affects people physically and psychologically and influences how they grow, enjoy life, look, speak, chew, taste food and socialize, as well as their feelings of social well-being. The lifespan of population is increasing worldwide, with the older people desiring successful ageing. This goal is jeopardized as multiple systemic conditions and their treatments become more prevalent with age, causing impaired health. Poor Oral health contributes to this impairment and reduces an older person's quality of life. To obtain successful aging, a compression of morbidity must be obtained through prevention and management of disease. This study will describe the most common oral diseases causing impairment of older people's quality of life with a focus on early detection and prevention. Any diseases that could interfere with the activities of daily life may have an adverse effect on the general quality of life.

Dental Implants 101 - All You Need to Know

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 09:04:41 -0600

Despite the great advancements realized in the modern medical sphere, and in this case, dentistry, many patients are still subjected to excruciating and most of the time, costly teeth ailments. This ranges from tooth decay, to gum disease or even external injury to the teeth. Unfortunately, the traditional solutions to treat such problems like dentures or bridges are mostly ineffective, and sadly short-lived. However, this isn't the case anymore. As such, many competent dental practitioners are now embracing revolutionary treatment plans as the best solutions for their patients' maladies. One of these is dental implants.

Ways to Choose the Right Cosmetic Dentist for a Brighter and Wider Smile

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 09:44:22 -0600

Do you want to have a smile that slays? Choosing a cosmetic dentist is your first step to that Hollywood smile. Choosing a skilled professional is vital for ensuring great results.

Why Regular Dental Cleanings Are Important

Sun, 26 Nov 2017 09:22:35 -0600

We all know we should go to the dentist regularly, but do you know why? Why can't you just clean your teeth at home instead?

Kids and the Dentist

Sun, 26 Nov 2017 09:22:23 -0600

Not many people actually enjoy going to the dentist. For kids it can be quite scary, but it doesn't have to be that way.

Dental Health Benefits of Orthodontic Treatment

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:25:50 -0600

Currently, the amount of Orthodontic Treatment Procedure provided to adults covers 30% of orthodontic practice. The desire for a better smile is being raised not only by the patient, but the general dentists are also more informed about the possibilities of tooth movement in the adult to facilitate the establishment of function and health to the different components of the stomatognathic system.

Why Bullying Might Be Linked to Teeth Grinding

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 09:22:54 -0600

With the prevalence of social media and the pressure on children to grow up more quickly these days, it's never been harder to be a child. Now a recent study has found that children who grind their teeth could be being bullied. Apparently, teeth grinding is a sign that parents should be aware of and which could help draw attention to the fact their child is being bullied.

Things You Must Know Before Choosing Dental Implants and Its Benefits

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:35:36 -0600

Regaining your smile and confidence is everyone's dream, especially after you lose some of your teeth in one way or the other. A full, well arranged set of pearly whites gives you a good smile, and allows you to speak well, and have a natural face shape. This is why when one loses a tooth, they need to have it replaced.

What Are The Benefits Of General Dentistry?

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 11:32:44 -0600

General dentistry allows your doctor to identify any oral health issues that may cause problems in the future.This is the most important benefit of general dentistry.

Interpretation of Teeth Falling Out Dream

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 21:20:07 -0600

We all have dreams when we are asleep, and one of the most common dreams is dreaming about losing teeth. Talk to your friend about it and he will tell you the same thing. As a matter of fact, everyone will relate with you as far as seeing this dream goes. After you had this dream, you may get anxious. And you will find out how it can be interpreted. Read on to know more.

Sensitive Teeth? You May Have These Dental Issues

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 15:29:52 -0600

Tooth sensitivity isn't something to overlook. It can be an indication of tooth decay, Bruxism, broken teeth or moderate gum disease.

What Is Proper Oral Hygiene?

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 15:29:34 -0600

You may have grown up hearing about the importance of brushing and flossing your teeth. You do both of those on a daily basis, yet when you visit your dentist, he or she finds a cavity or the start of gum disease. If this happens regularly, it may be an indication that your oral health hygiene practices are not as they should be.

What You Need to Know About Oral Cancer in the United States in 2017

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 07:22:40 -0600

Oral cancer has become one of the most common in the world, in fact there are the same number of new cases for oral cancer as there are for cervical and testicular cancer combined. This is a very worrying statistic and cases are rising by the year, which has resulted in doctors and dentists encouraging patients to not miss their routine dental check ups, because as with any other cancer, the sooner the cancer is caught, the better chances of the treatment being successful.

The Benefits of Having a Dental Plan

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 07:21:24 -0600

When it comes to the dentist, there are thousands of people who don't go to the dentist unless it's an emergency. The most common reasoning behind this, isn't that they are afraid, but that they simply cannot fit it into their tight monthly budget.

Laser Dentistry: An Innovative and Modern Dental Practice

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 10:34:00 -0600

The Laser is a modern and innovative tool in the hands of a qualified dentist. The term LASER stands for "Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation".

How to Avoid Cavities, Even After Enjoying Some Snacks

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 15:07:20 -0600

Many of us don't want to give up our favorite snacks, but we still want to protect our teeth. Use these tips to help avoid cavities.

What to Expect During a Dental Cleaning

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 15:06:23 -0600

Maybe it's getting to be that time again for a routine dental cleaning and your child is asking you what is done in a dental cleaning. Maybe you haven't been to the dentist in a long time and know that you need to start coming in regularly again. You try to remind yourself that there isn't anything to worry about.

How to Encourage Your Kids to Take Care of Their Teeth

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 15:06:04 -0600

Encouraging your kids to brush their teeth every day can have a huge impact on their future dental health. Learn how to make it fun.

Advances in Dental Technology

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 15:05:57 -0600

Modern dental technology has made many dental procedures quick, painless and routine. Some of these advancements include CAD and laser technology.

What Dental Implants Can Do for Your Smile

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 15:05:33 -0600

Maybe you have a missing tooth that you have since given up trying to hide because it's in a conspicuous place in your mouth and it is always the focus of attention when you smile. Since then, you've given up smiling altogether. You haven't been to the dentist in a while, but you're sure there are easy solutions for the embarrassing hole in your smile.

Tongue: Why It Talks About Our Health

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 10:51:02 -0600

Grandmothers (at least mine), to see if we were really sick, told us to pull out the tongue. In the effects of my grandmother, just take a look to figure out if I'm saying a lie..

6 Considerations to Make When Choosing the Dental Crowns

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 06:54:15 -0600

After losing a tooth, the dentists will recommend that another crown is placed in that space. Fixation of the crown is always essential after removal of an infected tooth. The crown is made of hard material since it offers protection to the sensitive parts of the tooth like the root.

6 Rules to Follow for a Successful Composite Filling Procedure

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 06:53:38 -0600

Restoration of a decayed, cracked or broken tooth might seem to be an impossible task. The dentists have found a means of restoring the tooth and helping it regain its strength for a longer time. However, this can only be accomplished when several rules are followed by the dentists.

The Postural Chain: What Is That Who Can Influence Our Quotidian

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 11:34:35 -0500

Many times it is thought that what concerns a foot, back, arm... or any part of our body, confined to that particular district of the body, or that however the disorder is related ONLY to the particular tissue or apparatus. This is not true!! The body is like a machine (not by chance, for example, the correlation between medicine and technology is increasingly present). In fact, it was quiet to think of the body in its entirety as a large computer whose circuits are neurons and nerves, and whose software is bones and muscles.. embedded through some chips and cables that are tendons and ligaments.

What Do Orthodontists Do and Why Should You Visit Them?

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 07:04:49 -0500

There is a world of difference between a dentist and an orthodontist. They work in the same place- the mouth- but they have different objectives. The title of this article might be a bit misleading because you might not have to visit an orthodontist ever in your life.

6 Benefits of Dental Implants Over Other Treatments

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 07:04:38 -0500

Dentists have various methods of restoring damaged or missing teeth. Every dental treatment has its own advantages and disadvantages. It is always wise to opt for a dental procedure that offers more advantages.

How to Get More Water in Your Diet

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 15:16:03 -0500

Water is crucial for good overall and dental health. Most don't drink enough water. Supplementing water into one's day can help.

Signs You're Not Flossing

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 15:15:31 -0500

You've likely heard how important and necessary daily flossing is. You may have started off with a strong, consistent flossing hygiene regimen, but the busyness of life eroded your flossing dedication and commitment. Maybe you've never been a fan of flossing.

Teeth Whitening - Feel Confident

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 11:09:29 -0500

Are you tired of being embarrassed due to having yellowish teeth color? You must be able to know the different ways to whiten your teeth in order to regain your confidence. Having whiter teeth can bring back your confidence as you can always flash your bright smile anytime you want. Teeth whitening need extra effort and patience as you cannot achieve it overnight. As a matter of fact, whitening teeth can sometimes seem too hard for people who desperately wanted it.

The Importance of Proper Dental Hygiene and Care

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 07:50:28 -0500

Ever since you were little, either your parents, dentist or both have told you the importance of proper dental hygiene and care. You know that brushing and flossing your teeth on a daily basis will cut down on bad breath and lower your risk of cavities and gum disease. But what is the big deal?

Why Teeth Sensitivity and Toothaches Should Be Treated ASAP

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 07:50:10 -0500

Toothaches and tooth sensitivity are nothing to postpone treatment for. Besides the pain and discomfort, they can indicate serious tooth decay.

Nutrition, Overall Health and Oral Health

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 07:50:00 -0500

Proper nutrition is important to oral health. The health condition of one's mouth also impacts the body's overall health, which also needs as nutritious diet.

Why Is Gum Maintenance Important?

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 07:49:40 -0500

Your gums are just as important to your oral health as your teeth. Many patients put teeth care over gum care, which compromises oral health.

Oral Health and Its Importance to Your Body

Sun, 29 Oct 2017 08:33:57 -0500

Taking the best care of your mouth, the gums and teeth are an important thing. When you have good oral health and hygiene, you prevent bad breath, gum disease, and tooth decay. You will still have your teeth with you even as you age.

How Important Is It to Have Regular Dental Visits?

Sun, 29 Oct 2017 08:33:47 -0500

You may wonder what happens during a visit to the dentist or how often you should make that visit. The dental association recommends a visit to the dentist after six months.

Invisalign As an Orthodontic Treatment Option

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 19:04:45 -0500

Orthodontics is a field of specialization in dentistry. An orthodontist goes through training within the dental school after graduation in dentistry. This is a field that deals mainly with diagnosis, then prevention and the correction of jaws and teeth that are mal-positioned.

Dental Veneers or Crowns - The Difference

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 15:26:32 -0500

Having a great smile can give a person the feeling of confidence and boost their self esteem but if they have broken, discolored, or crooked teeth it can have the opposite effect. If you have any of these problems you can get back that great smile with the help of cosmetic dentistry. There are two ways in which the appearance of your teeth can be improved, which are dental crowns or dental veneers. Between the two there are similarities and differences.

Healthy Diet For Teeth & Gums

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 07:41:52 -0500

As in our entire body, the health of our teeth and gums depends on our food. Apart from vitamin D and calcium, other minerals and vitamins play an essential role in dental care. It is known that food is determinant in our general health and, logically, influences the state of our oral hygiene.

In-Office Whitening Vs At-Home Whitening

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 18:59:54 -0500

At-home whitening kits don't have the same results as doing a professional, in-office whitening. What are the difference and which is best for you?

When Going to the Dentist Twice a Year Isn't Enough

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 18:59:18 -0500

You've heard is as long as you can remember: you need to see the dentist every six months. As a child you may have thought that was one too many. You may still think that seeing the dentist more than once a year is excessive.

Dentures Vs Implants: Which One Is Best for Me?

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 18:59:00 -0500

Dentures and implants treat missing teeth. Dentures are best when most or all teeth are missing while implants work for a few missing teeth.

How Genetics Play Into Tooth Decay

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 07:06:29 -0500

Those who are diligent about their oral health, making sure they brush twice daily and floss at least once per day, often see the fruits of their labor reflecting in their healthy, cavity-free teeth. Even so, despite such diligence, there are those who are more susceptible to cavities no matter how much they brush or floss.

What Exactly Does a Dental Hygienist Do?

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 09:46:31 -0500

Dental hygienists are part of the healthcare system that nearly all people use but really no one talks much about them. As you can guess from their name, they are responsible for helping you take care of your teeth.

How Alzheimer's and Gum Disease Could Be Linked

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 15:14:30 -0500

Among seniors, Alzheimer's disease is the most well-known and most common type of dementia, a progressive brain disorder that causes memory to deteriorate and inhibits other essential mental functions. The disease typically begins with patients having mild confusion as well as trouble remembering before it progresses to them forgetting important people from their lives and undergoing considerable personality changes.

What to Do If You Have Tooth Pain

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 12:01:03 -0500

The pain may be gone but it's still a must to see your dentist as soon as you can because tooth pain is not always due to tooth decay or gum diseases. It is risky to always assume that tooth pain is a manifestation of tooth and gum problems.

Exactly How Cosmetic Dentistry Could Bring Out Your Finest Smile

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 09:39:40 -0500

Cosmetic dentistry is about aiding you accomplish a brilliant, attractive smile that will certainly bring back your confidence and maintain your mouth looking healthy and balanced. Dentists use a number of procedures in order to help you accomplish a better smile, from teeth lightening to porcelain veneers and affordable dentures.

Consider These Tips Before Selecting a Family Dentist

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 07:44:01 -0500

Dental care for your family- This is among the top decision you need to make for your family while choosing a family dentist. To avoid getting stuck with a bad dentist you have to check some important points such as Ask around from your friends and coworkers, confirm about their qualifications, find online reviews and testimonials, Range of Services offered, look for a facility which is kid-friendly. Read More.

Compare Discount Dental Plans to Traditional Insurance

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 06:59:21 -0500

Most of us are raised believing we must have some form of insurance in place at all times. Often, medical insurance is a necessity, because it can cover a large majority of illnesses that one may encounter. However, dental insurance is not always as readily offered by employers, which can lead to unwanted out of pocket costs when emergencies arise. However, there are other options at hand that can help save you money for less.

Changing Your Smile With Restorative Dentistry

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 08:11:19 -0500

What is a restorative dentist and why should you visit one? Learn about the tools and skills that set these dentists apart from the rest.

Keeping Smiles Healthy Is a Family Effort

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 08:10:57 -0500

Teaching positive dental hygiene routines all start in the home. Give your children the best gift possible; a healthy mouth for a lifetime.

Easing Dental Fears With Sedation Dentistry

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 08:10:29 -0500

A fear of the dentist is common, which decreases the amount of patients getting regular cleanings and minor dental work done. Sedation dentistry can help.

Why People Fear the Dentist

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 08:09:37 -0500

The fear of the dentist is common among children and adults. This dental anxiety stems from pain, embarrassment, lack of control and bad past experiences.

Suggestions That Could Help You Find an Amazing Dentist

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 15:37:18 -0500

Teeth are a sensitive part of the body and we need to have them checked once in a while so as to ensure they are in the best health. Sometimes you may need to see a dentist for other reasons other than the normal checkups. Choosing a dentist should be done in a careful manner so as to ensure that you get the best value for money.

Why Holistic Cosmetic Dentistry Is More Beneficial Than Traditional Cosmetic Dentistry

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 08:41:43 -0500

Your smile is important. It is unique and tells the world who you are. Your smile also indicates the overall health of your body.