My family's dental health is important to me. Unfortunately for me, it is not as important to my little ones. Getting my kids to brush and floss on a daily basis is almost like taking on an obstacle course. I talked to my family's dentist about different methods I could try to encourage them to brush and floss on a regular basis. Some of the tricks worked, some did not. After some experimentation and talking to other parents, I was able to come up with a lot of great tips for helping kids care for their teeth. I started this blog to help other parents get creative when it comes to their kids and dental care.
25 April 2022
A dental implant is one of the best solutions to replace your missing teeth. However, when your dentist recommends getting dental implants, you may wonder whether you should undergo implant surgery immediately. What if you postpone it; would it do you any harm? Well, it just might cause other issues. If your dentist recommends dental implants, they have your best interest at heart. This is what can happen when you delay dental implants.
14 March 2022
Even with declines brought about by the pandemic, people are living longer and longer thanks to advances in medical and exercise science, nutrition, and more. As you age, it's not inevitable that your dental health should decline any more than any other part of your body. However, aging bodies are different and your dental health needs probably are too. Read on for some tips on staying healthy as far as your dental status goes.
4 February 2022
If a general dentist can help kids with their dental issues, why should you look for a children's dental care specialist? Before you get an answer to this question, it is important to note that dental care routines are cultivated in children during their formative years. Excellent oral health habits prevent dental problems in the future and improve their smiles throughout their lives. If you consider hiring a pediatric dentist, this piece will highlight a few benefits of working with a children's dental care specialist.
20 December 2021
While there is a vast array of dental issues that you can contend with as an adult, many people can agree that they are treatable with the right dental care. Cavities, for example, may require root canal therapy, but you can rest assured that you will retain the affected tooth. Tooth sensitivity can be incredibly painful, but with the use of prescription-grade fluoride, the dentist can alleviate these symptoms. Whichever the case, you can rest assured that you will not be losing any teeth at your dental appointment.
8 November 2021
Many tooth problems can be corrected with dental treatments, such as dental fillings, root canal therapy, or dental crowns. However, dental extractions are sometimes necessary if a tooth can't be saved with other treatments. If any of your teeth ever need to be pulled, dentures or dental implants may be offered as replacements for your natural teeth so that you can continue to chew food and speak without difficulty. Here are a few instances when a dental extraction might be the only choice.