An estimated 30 to 40 million Americans avoid the dentist because of some anxiety or fear. As with any anxiety-causing topic, the myths abound around tooth care. Understanding the truth behind those myths can make you feel more at ease with our dental health care and help take the stress out of... Read More
Proceeding with cosmetic dentistry can be one of the most life changing decisions you will ever make. Choosing the right dentist is important for your successful dental outcome.
It will be best to find a cosmetic dentist rather than a general dentist. A cosmetic dentist has... Read More
Dental implants are an excellent long-term solution for many patients to restore missing or severely damaged teeth. Compared to other options to replace missing teeth, dental implants provide our patients with many benefits, including:
Durability. Dental implants function like your natural teeth... Read More
Thanksgiving is only a few days away and for many of us that starts the whirlwind holiday season. You will likely find yourself enjoying festive gatherings with family, friends, and co-workers over the next few weeks. You will probably also find yourself in front of dozens of phone cameras... Read More
Everyone knows you are supposed to floss every day, but a surprising number of people still haven’t incorporated flossing into their daily dental hygiene routine. With Halloween upon us and the winter food holidays fast approaching, it’s the perfect time of year to start flossing to thoroughly... Read More
Halloween is almost here. All the ghouls and ghosts will take to the streets Monday night to get their bags filled with that most coveted Halloween treat—candy!
In general, candy isn’t the best dietary choice you can make for a healthy, beautiful smile. But Halloween only comes once a year, and no... Read More
For the seventh year in a row the American Dental Hygienists’ Association and the Wrigley Oral Healthcare Program are sponsoring National Dental Hygiene Month to recognize the work of dental hygienists around the country and raise awareness of the importance that good dental hygiene plays in... Read More
Problems with the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) include a range of conditions that affect the muscles of the face and jaw. TMJ can cause debilitating pain and discomfort, interfering with necessary functions of the jaw, such as speaking and chewing. TMJ Symptoms can develop on one or both sides of... Read More
If you have been thinking about giving yourself the gift of a beautiful smile this holiday season, the time to start planning is now. You can look your best in time for all of the holiday functions, from work parties to social events. With all of the bustle of the season, planning ahead is the best... Read More
One of the great advantages of dental implants is that they act much like your natural teeth, so caring for them is very similar to your normal routine. However, there are some differences to be aware of. Know how to best care for your implants by understanding how implants differ from your natural... Read More
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