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.
20 December 2016
When you least expect it, the need for emergency dental care may arise. If a person suffers sudden trauma to the face, mouth or teeth, it is very important to seek immediate dental care. Otherwise, there is a risk that the teeth or gums may be damaged permanently. These are some emergency dental problems that should be treated by a dentist as soon as possible. Cracked or Broken Teeth If a tooth becomes cracked or broken, it may or may not result in immediate pain.
2 December 2016
If you have gum disease and are losing your teeth, there are different options you can choose from to replace your teeth. A cosmetic dentist will determine which option would work best for you. Below is some information about these options so you can understand them better. Partial Dentures If you are not losing all your teeth, the cosmetic dentist will choose partial dentures for you. The teeth are attached to an acrylic base, which is the same color of your gums.
16 November 2016
Stains on your teeth are often unsightly and can rob you of your beautiful, white smile. One of the leading causes of stained teeth is coffee. While light coffee drinkers often only have to contend with staining that can easily come off with regular brushing, long-term drinkers of the beverage often have deeper staining that can be daunting to remove. Essentially, a group of molecules in coffee known as polyphenols attach themselves to tooth enamel and cause the staining over time.
16 November 2016
If you are waking up in the morning with a headache and feeling sleepy all day, it could be due toa condition called sleep apnea. This is a condition in which you stop breathing for 10 to 30 seconds throughout the night. You come out of a deep sleep to start breathing again. If it sounds scary, that is because it is. Many people are not aware that they stop breathing at night until they exhibit other symptoms.
27 October 2016
Whether you are a teenager active in high school sports or you are an adult who likes to play on the weekends, you may have questions about continuing to play while wearing braces. Use this guide to keep your smile looking great while still enjoying your favorite sports. Protect Your Teeth An orthodontic mouth guard can help to protect your teeth during physical activity. Even if you play a sport that doesn't involve contact, you may want to consider a mouth guard when you play.