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.
29 September 2015
You only get one set of teeth, so it is important to take proper care of them. If you neglect your oral hygiene or engage in bad habits, you can experience tooth loss. Missing teeth do not just affect your outward appearance, they also make eating and speaking more difficult. Here are five good ways to avoid tooth loss: 1. Do Not Smoke If you smoke tobacco, you are not just hurting your heart and lungs, you are also doing considerable damage to your teeth.
3 September 2015
Parenting a special needs child is rewarding, but it can sometimes be difficult as well. For children with disabilities or conditions that cause them to become easily stressed, a normal event, such as a routine visit to the pediatric dentist, can become traumatic. Fortunately, there are some actions that parents of a special needs child can take to help their child deal with future dental appointments in a more comfortable manner.
14 August 2015
You have to show caution when choosing a dentist to improve your smile. Never fear though, here's how you can make sure you're seeing a dentist that can do what you need him or her to do. 1. Speak to Your Regular Dentist before Speaking to a Specialty Dentist Certain procedures may seem innocuous. For example, you may hear there's a dentist out there with an excellent whitening procedure. It's relatively cheap, and you don't need a referral for the service.
30 July 2015
After your orthodontist put your braces on, he or she probably answered any questions you had at the time. After a week or so of wearing braces, however, additional questions are likely to enter your mind. Here's a look at questions that people frequently have after about a week with braces -- and their answers. How can you make brushing around the braces easier? If you're still struggling to brush around your braces after a week, don't feel bad.
10 July 2015
If your dentist has diagnosed your painful dental problem as cracked tooth syndrome, then you will be happy to learn that you have options to repair or replace your damaged teeth. Fixing your cracked teeth is vital to prevent further pain and possible damage to surrounding teeth. Cracked Tooth Syndrome Basics Cracked tooth syndrome is a situation where one or more of your teeth have cracked, but part of the tooth has yet to break off.