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When you start focusing more seriously on dental care, there are a lot of things to keep in mind. From brushing your teeth carefully to identifying different challenges that could come your way, there are all kinds of things to keep in mind when it comes to your dental health. Fortunately, by doing what you can to identify problems and overcome issues, you can pave the way for healthier teeth and gums. For starters, you can start to improve your gum health by flossing regularly. You can also brush more carefully with a toothbrush, with special attention to cleaning your gum line. Check out these simple posts for tips and tricks for avoiding tooth decay.

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How to Prepare for a Dental Appointment When Getting an Extraction

17 October 2023
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Going to the dentist can be a nerve-wracking experience, especially if you're scheduled for a tooth extraction. However, with proper preparation, you can make the appointment smoother and less stressful. These tips should be helpful to get you ready for your dental appointment and ensure a successful extraction without any complications. Research the Procedure Before your appointment, take some time to educate yourself about the tooth extraction procedure. Understand why the extraction is necessary, what to expect during the appointment, and any aftercare instructions. Read More …

Considering Dental Implants For Your Missing Teeth? What You Need To Know Before Visiting The Dentist

30 August 2023
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Dental implants are an outstanding solution to restore smiles and self-confidence. Crafted from some of the strongest cutting-edge materials, these innovative prosthetics are necessary for those seeking a permanent and natural-looking replacement for their missing teeth.  What Does a Dental Implant Consist Of? Dental implants contain a fusion of advanced materials that mimic the strength and aesthetics of natural teeth. A dental implant typically consists of three primary components, which include the implant itself, an abutment, and a prosthetic crown. Read More …

How To Care For Dental Implants After Surgery

19 July 2023
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Dental implants are a popular way to maintain a smile after losing teeth due to decay or trauma. Tooth implants require the installation of a titanium bar directly into the bone socket where a former tooth was anchored. Following a multi-week healing process, the implant team reviews progress and installs a connector post to the bar. A new tooth custom designed to fit your bite and match your existing teeth in size and tone is then attached to the connector post. Read More …

How To Manage Sleep Apnea Without An Awkward CPAP Machine

13 June 2023
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Perhaps the best-known device for managing sleep apnea is the CPAP machine (continuous positive airway pressure). This somewhat bulky machine can be quite effective in keeping a constant flow of incoming air (which is the continuous positive airway) into the patient's lungs. This keeps the airways open and prevents the spontaneous cessation of breathing that's the hallmark of sleep apnea. Yet the CPAP machine, despite its benefits, has considerable flaws—namely its bulkiness and subsequent discomfort while wearing it. Read More …

4 Tips To Help You Prevent Symptoms Of Dry Mouth

2 May 2023
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you are dealing with xerostomia, or dry mouth, you may have symptoms such as bad breath, stringy saliva, difficulty chewing or swallowing, or a sore throat. You should reach out to your dentist for solutions on how to deal with this issue. Sometimes dry mouth is caused by an underlying medical condition; for instance, people with undiagnosed sleep apnea may have dry mouth since they breathe through their mouth at night. Read More …