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.
27 April 2016
According to a 2015 study, over 25 percent of American adults have untreated cavities, and by the time they reach 65 years of age, 96 percent of individuals will have some level of tooth decay. When caught early on, a filling can usually be placed by the dentist to keep the decay from spreading and causing any further oral health damage. However, if the damage is done, the decay can spread.
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.