Did you know that you can damage your tongue? If you are like most people who have accidentally bitten down into food and a bit of tongue tissue, then you already know that the answer is, “Yes.” As for how to go about avoiding oral health issues like a damaged tongue, we encourage you to think logically and to remember the significance of prevention. Want some helpful details? We’re ready to share them!
While dealing with teeth that feel sensitive can certainly be frustrating, more annoying still is trying to figure out why your teeth feel this way. As you can imagine, when you are experiencing discomfort, our first suggestion is that you come to see us for an evaluation. Simply schedule an appointment, so we can tell you just what’s going on. For the time being, however, we offer up several reasons you might be dealing with tooth sensitivity.
Once you have made the choice to improve your smile, it’s all about coming in for a visit and working with us to select a treatment that will address the problem affecting your appearance. For those with staining, scheduling a visit to discuss teeth whitening is a good idea. We can help you discover whether whitening or another treatment is the best decision you can make to transform your dingy teeth into brilliantly white ones! Become a little more informed regarding candidacy with a quiz.
Are you worried about your dental care because you would like to choose a practice that offers everything? Perhaps you want the care you require on a regular basis in addition to specialized areas for more specific needs. Good news! We provide a wide array of services that extend beyond general care. Ready to find out more regarding the diverse selection of treatments you may receive (all under just one roof)? Let’s explore for a moment!
When you are doing your best to protect the health of your smile, you may find yourself wishing to learn more about symptoms of common dental ailments, such as the symptoms of a cavity. The positive aspect of your curiosity is that you’re remaining dedicated to keeping your smile in wonderful shape. The not so fantastic aspect of seeking out symptoms is that they will not always provide you with the foolproof method of safeguarding your teeth that you want. Allow us to explain more.
Are you feeling more and more curious lately about the best way to care for your smile? Perhaps you are starting to wonder if it’s really that important that you select professional dental care for anything outside of your brushing and flossing. What if you want a whiter smile or something seems “off” with your oral health? Is it really essential that you schedule care with us or can you just do your best to attempt a DIY (do-it-yourself) approach for the improvements you want or need? Let’s explore this topic with a quick quiz.
Do you think of your mouth as a complex area that requires care? Does this make you feel somewhat overwhelmed when it comes to your daily dental hygiene? What should you be doing to keep your oral health in good shape, you may wonder? Fortunately, we have some suggestions to help you feel confident about your smile. For some, compartmentalizing the different parts of your mouth that require care can make approaching your smile feel much simpler.
Are you a little unsure about coming in for a dental filling? Is your main concern that you want the experience to be as relaxing as possible but you aren’t sure how to approach things? You already know that you will be comfortable because we will numb your tooth. However, you likely wonder how to feel calm throughout your visit. Good news! Feeling nice and tranquil is easier to accomplish than you might have imagined. Take a few pieces of advice to heart.
You know that an essential aspect of promoting excellent oral health is keeping your teeth clean – and your gums clean. But have you ever given much thought to how important it is for you to keep your toothbrush clean? The great news here is that even if cleaning your brush is not something you’ve considered, you will find it extremely easy to begin incorporating this aspect of hygiene into your daily routine – in fact, you may already be doing it! Let’s learn a bit more.
Not so long ago, wearing braces meant visiting an orthodontist regularly for a year (or more.) Wires were tightened and adjustments were made, as teeth shifted into corrected positions. Jaw alignment issues and malocclusion (when teeth don’t meet properly) are often corrected with traditional braces, and may take considerable time. If you are bothered by minor tooth alignment issues, you may be a good candidate for SixMonthSmiles. As the name says, you can see cosmetic corrections with an accelerated timeframe. Treatment that begins in the summer can be finished around the end of the year! (more…)