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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.


Need a Root Canal? You Likely Have The Following Questions

14 May 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you've recently discovered that you need a root canal to save a tooth, you may have questions about the procedure. Here are some of those common questions you're likely to have. Why Not Just Pull the Tooth? Many people wonder why a root canal is even necessary if the nerves on the inside are going to be removed. It can even lead to wondering why not just pull the tooth and be done with it. Read More …

Is Getting Dental Veneers Painful?

13 May 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Dental veneers are a popular cosmetic option for people who want to improve the look of their smiles. But like any new dental procedure, the first thing on your mind might be whether or not it's going to hurt. Unfortunately, some dental procedures do hurt, but are veneers one of them? Here's a quick look at what you should know. 1. It's Not an Invasive Procedure Surprisingly, dental veneers don't require invasive installation procedures like you might expect. Read More …

What Kind Of Pain Relief Is Provided For Dental Extractions?

12 May 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

The idea of getting a tooth pulled can make a person feel very nervous, especially if they're worried about pain. These are understandable concerns, but rest assured that your dentist will take every precaution to limit any discomfort you feel during the procedure and after. Here's what you can expect for your pain management options. During the Procedure The way that your dentist will handle your pain may vary from dentist to dentist. Read More …

Uninsured? 3 Ways To Make Dental Work More Affordable

11 May 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

When you don't have insurance or are underinsured, paying for dental work can be stressful. The good news, though, is that there are ways to make your dental work more affordable and less of a strain on your wallet. From there, you can get the dental care you need to keep your mouth healthy without the financial burden. Consider a Dental Discount Plan Many dental offices these days accept dental discount plans; these plans can cost a lot less than traditional insurance and allow you to enjoy substantial discounts on common dental procedures. Read More …

Considering Braces As An Adult: 3 Questions For Your Orthodontist

11 May 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you're tired of feeling self-conscious about your smile, then it may be time to consider braces. In fact, a study by the American Association of Orthodontists has found that instances of adults seeking orthodontic treatment have increased by about 40% since 1989. Still, if you're thinking about getting braces as an adult, it's a good idea to begin with an assessment from a trusted orthodontist. During this consultation appointment, your orthodontist will have the opportunity to take a closer look at your teeth — and you'll have the opportunity to ask some important questions. Read More …