Month: September 2017

How Better Hygiene Can Help You Prevent Cavities

Good hygiene isn’t necessarily difficult to maintain, but brushing and flossing your teeth every day can become so monotonous that you don’t always pay close attention to what you’re doing. You might miss a spot or two, or a whole section of teeth, leaving behind the plaque and harmful oral bacteria that you meant to… Read more »

What Is Your Toothache Trying to Tell You?

Depending on its severity, a toothache can be a bothersome nuisance, or it can be so disruptive as to ruin your entire day. What all toothaches have in common, however, is that they indicate a problem that needs to be addressed. Therefore, relieving a toothache means addressing the problem that is causing it. If you… Read more »

What You Need to Know About Dental Implants

Choosing the right replacement for your lost tooth or teeth is a big deal. The solution you choose will affect your smile’s overall appearance as well as how much of your bite’s function you gain back. For optimal results, your dentist may suggest replacing your lost teeth with one or more dental implants, which are… Read more »

When Tooth Extraction Is a Good Idea

Being told that your tooth must come out is rarely taken as good news. As if a damaged or diseased tooth weren’t bad enough, losing it can significantly reduce your confidence in your smile. Nevertheless, sometimes a tooth must be extracted, whether to preserve the remainder of your oral health or because the tooth has… Read more »