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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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Maintain Healthy Dental Implants With These Three Cleaning Tips

22 November 2021
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Dental implants cost anywhere from $3,000 to $4,500 per tooth, so ensuring your new teeth stay functional as long as possible saves money over the long haul. Implants can last a lifetime, but you have to consistently maintain them, and that starts with cleaning them properly. Here are three things you should do to keep your dental implants clean and healthy. Use Low-Abrasive Toothpaste Although dental implants are made from sturdy material capable of chewing through tough foods, they can still get damaged. Read More …

Prescription Mouthwash: What’s In It And When Should You Ask Your Dentist For Some?

12 October 2021
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

While you can't rely solely on mouthwash to keep your teeth clean — brushing and flossing are vital for oral health — it's a good way to provide some extra protection against cavities and gum disease. Mouthwash kills disease-causing bacteria in your mouth, and it can kill bacteria in places that can't be reached by a toothbrush or dental floss. Over-the-counter mouthwash is suitable for general oral health, but you may need to request prescription mouthwash from your dentist if you start to notice signs of gum disease. Read More …

What To Know About The Invisalign Process

31 August 2021
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Have you always wanted to use Invisalign to correct your teeth but are not sure how the process works? If so, it helps to know what to expect so that you can have the proper expectations. The Scan The first step of the process starts by visiting an orthodontist and having them scan your teeth. They will take a 3D scan of your mouth so that they know the exact placement in your mouth of all your teeth. Read More …

Why Tooth Extractions May Be The Only Solution

22 July 2021
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

At some point, tooth extractions may be necessary to save you from excruciating pain. Whether it's decay or damage, your dentist may recommend pulling out the tooth for several reasons. However, most people fear this procedure on the assumption that it's painful and will distort your facial appearance. There's no need to worry since the dentist applies local anesthesia to numb the area and prescribes pain medication. Besides, there are other procedures such as implants that your doctor may recommend to restore the tooth's function. Read More …

Fixing Teeth With Aligners

14 June 2021
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

A smile is one of the first things that many people notice when they are communicating with other people, and it can be an important part of building a connection. For instance, if someone is speaking to someone who never smiles during the conversation, it can present the impression that they aren't friendly. However, just because someone never smiles, it doesn't necessarily mean that they are not the sociable type of person who purposely keeps a frown on their face. Read More …