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.
7 November 2018
Dental implants offer a great way to restore your natural smile and regain your confidence. Unlike dentures, dental implants mimic the look and feel of natural teeth. Dental implants are also impervious to cavities and many other dental issues that impact natural teeth. Dental implants can last for a lifetime, but only if they're properly cared for. That means avoiding many of the bad habits that can also affect natural teeth.
14 October 2018
If you wear dentures, traveling can be a real concern. You never know when something is going to happen to your dentures while you're away. Before you leave on vacation, take a look at the tips described below. These tips will prevent denture problems while you're away. Start With a Dental Appointment If you're going on vacation this winter, you need to make sure that your dentures are ready for the trip.
23 September 2018
Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder is a leading cause of jaw pain, neck pain, and headaches, and while anyone can develop this condition, it is more prevalent in women. If you experience pain in your jaw, neck, and head, there is a good chance you might suffer from this condition. Here is an explanation of how dentists diagnose and treat this common condition. Diagnosis for TMJ Diagnosing TMJ is typically done by a dentist asking you questions about the pain you are experiencing and by feeling your jaw joints.
27 August 2018
If you have visited the same dentist for many years and are now going to a different one, your new dentist will want to complete a full examination during your first visit. Your original dentist might have skipped steps during your visits, simply because he or she knew you and your oral health, but a new dentist will not want to skip any steps, primarily because you are a new patient.
30 July 2018
Flossing is one of those things that people tend to do all the time or never, and many people wonder if their dentist can tell if they are not flossing regularly. Flossing is a vital step in good oral care, and most dentists are able to tell when people floss regularly and when they do not. Here are several things to understand about flossing. Flossing Is Highly Important Brushing your teeth daily is a very valuable step in good oral care, but flossing is also important.