I have always been one of those people who loves to get out into the world and talk with other people, but a few years ago, I realized that I had to do something about my smile. My teeth were yellow and unattractive, and it was really discouraging to see how much different my smile was. I knew that I needed to get my teeth fixed, so I started working with a professional dentist to make things right. Within a few short months, my smile was completely transformed, and I knew that I owed it all to my dental professional. Check out this blog for more information about working with a dentist.
8 April 2016
A person's smile is often one of the first things that is noticed when meeting someone for the first time. So it's pretty clear why the toothpaste aisle at your local retail store often contains quite a few different options for teeth whitening. Nobody wants to turn off a potential new friend, business partner or romantic interest thanks to stained, yellow teeth. But with that said, sometimes those over-the-counter whitening strips just don't give you the desired result.
15 March 2016
When you have a certain type of dental surgery that helps you to avoid pain, swelling and infection, you will want to look into the assistance of an endodontist. These dental professionals are excellent at what they do and will be happy to help you out with any sort of procedure that you have. If this is what you are in need of and want to consider hiring an endodontics professional as opposed to a standard dentist, read on and understand these points.
22 February 2016
Breakfast has often been called the most important meal of the day. The first food you eat when you start the day gives you a boost of energy to help you accomplish the tasks on your to-do list. As you prepare the first meal of the day, you should remember to eat nutritious foods that help to boost your health. What you eat can also greatly affect your oral health as well.
3 February 2016
For most individuals, wisdom teeth begin developing around ages 17 and 21. Not everyone will receive their wisdom teeth. Some individuals experience full eruption of the wisdom teeth with no complications while others experience serious pain, swelling and other complications from the arrival of the wisdom teeth. If you decide to leave yours alone and not have them extracted, here's what can happen: 1. Swelling and Infection of the Gums. It isn't uncommon for wisdom teeth to not fully develop and come out all the way.
13 January 2016
One of the most annoying of all oral health problems is a condition where the the joint that connects your jawbone to your skull is not functioning properly. Known as TMJ disorder or simply TMJ, this condition can cause pain and tenderness in your mouth and jaw and make chewing and swallowing food difficult. In some instances non-invasive treatments might solve the problem, but if these are ineffective, an arthroscopy might be recommended. The Procedure A TMJ arthroscopy is a procedure where the oral surgeon uses a tiny camera to inspect the affected joint.