Everybody wants to have a beautiful smile since it is one of the few things you wear every day. Also, your smile can affect your self-confidence and people's perception of you. Luckily, dentists now have advanced treatments and technologies to help improve your smile. The ideal solution for you depends on what oral issues you are facing. So, your dentist will have to examine your mouth first before recommending the best solution to improve your smile.
10 May 2022
Do you have teeth that look crooked or have an issue with gaps? If so, your dentist might have talked to you recently about getting braces or wires installed in order to fix your mouth and restore good long-term oral health. But today, there's another option you might want to talk to your dentist about before you commit to braces and that's clear teeth aligners. Here's how clear aligners can benefit you in a number of different ways.
7 April 2022
As with many things, dental issues are full of misconceptions and distortions. These facts gone wrong, if believed, can be more than just annoying and can harm a person's dental health. Read on and get straightened out about some common dental distortions. Pain is a sign you need to visit the dentist – This is one distortion that some people seem to believe but may not readily admit to. In this case, pain may be the least of your worries.
28 February 2022
Dental crowns are used to cover the fillings of a tooth after a root canal procedure or to protect a cracked or chipped tooth from further damage. However, once you get a dental crown, there are several things you need to avoid for the crown to last and also avoid dental health issues. Chances are you have heard of dental crowns falling off. In most cases, dental crowns fall off due to poor maintenance by the patients.
19 January 2022
When you start going to a dentist, they are going to need some information in order to provide you with the best possible care. The following are seven important pieces of information your new general dentist needs. Current medications you're taking One of the first things you will do when you come in for an appointment at the dentist's office is fill out some paperwork. In this paperwork, you'll be asked if you're currently taking any medications.
2 December 2021
Going to the dentist's office should be a pleasant and productive experience for patients of all ages. Pediatric dentists can help kids get the oral care they need from the day their first tooth emerges until the day they become adults. Here are four things that pediatric dentists can do for their patients: 1. Put patients at ease. Many people feel some level of anxiety when it's time to visit the dentist, especially if they have restorative dental procedures scheduled.
22 October 2021
After your child gets braces, the kid's orthodontist will need to periodically tighten the brackets so that the teeth can gradually shift into their proper placement. These adjustments are typically recommended every month or so, however, every patient is different and because of this, the orthodontist will schedule adjustment appointments based on the patient's treatment progress. While getting the braces tightened is not especially painful, mild discomfort may be experienced for a couple of days after the appointment.
14 September 2021