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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.


Why Is Getting Braces At A Young Age A Good Idea?

14 April 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Going through braces treatment at any age can yield a straighter, more perfect-looking smile. So why is it so often recommended that children get braces while they're still young instead of waiting until they become adults? If you've been curious about this yourself, here's what you should know. Before the Embarrassing Years Let's face it: the teenage years aren't easy on anyone. It's a time of peer pressure, bodily changes, and embarrassment at every little thing. Read More …

That Chipped Tooth: When It Needs General Dentistry Care

13 April 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

General dentistry involves taking care of your general dental care, including regular checkups, cleanings, X rays, and other dental needs. General dentistry also includes caring for your oral health needs when you have a chipped tooth. A chipped tooth can occur at any time, often occurring due to weakened tooth enamel as a cavity erupts or worsens. Trauma to a tooth due to biting into hard foods, grinding or gritting your teeth when you sleep, or hurting your teeth in an accident or sport are also possible causes of a chipped or cracked tooth. Read More …

How Rheumatoid Arthritis Can Affect Your Orthodontic Treatment

10 April 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Braces can straighten your teeth, correct a misaligned bite, and close gaps between your teeth. When you maintain a good oral hygiene routine and visit your orthodontist on a regular basis, your orthodontic treatment will be very uneventful. If, however, you have rheumatoid arthritis, you may need to see your dentist more frequently and take additional steps to keep your oral cavity healthy. Here are some ways rheumatoid arthritis can affect your orthodontic treatment and what you can do about them. Read More …

Are Sugar-Free Sodas Okay For Your Teeth?

8 April 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you know that your teeth aren't in the best shape or have been told that you need to improve your oral hygiene habits, you might be looking for other ways to improve your oral health, too. One such way that some people try to engage in is switching out their typical sugary sodas for sugar-free ones. But will this really make a big impact on your oral health? Read on to find out. Read More …

What Happens If You Don’t Have Your Teeth Cleaned?

7 April 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Your family dentist recommends that you visit them for a cleaning and inspection every six months. However, it is a challenge to get many people to go to the dentist in general. The feeling is that if their teeth do not hurt, then there is no reason to go to the dentist. Here are some of the long-term consequences of deciding to avoid the dentist for your semi-annual cleaning. Teeth Staining Read More …