When it comes to taking care of your kid's teeth, braces are often necessary during adolescents. However, braces are not the best option for every kid. Luckily, another choice for fixing your kid's teeth exists, Invisalign. Invisalign offers specific benefits that may make it a better choice for your family over braces. There Are No Age Restrictions With braces, most dentists recommend waiting until the early teen years. Braces can be painful when first installed and require your child to really know how to take care of their teeth.
2 July 2019
When it comes to keeping your child's teeth and gums healthy, good oral hygiene is a must. Developing proper brushing and flossing habits early on can help set them up for a lifetime of good dental habits. Regular visits to the dentist for checkups and dental cleanings are a must as well. However, when it comes to your child's dental health there are a few things that you may not know.
4 June 2019
When you are looking for a new dentist for your family, the simple solution is to find a family practice so that you can all see the same dentist and keep all your services in one place. You can choose a pediatric dentist for your kids if you feel they need them, but a good family dentist can deal with both the kids and the adults when needed. Finding a Family Dentist
9 May 2019
When you need to tear something open, you may feel the temptation to use your teeth as tools. But anytime you attempt to bite something that isn't food, you could potentially damage your teeth. Instead, it's better to have tools on hand that you can use instead of your teeth. Don't Use Your Teeth for Opening Things Your teeth should never be used to open something, regardless of how harmless it might seem.
8 April 2019
Have you avoided making a dentist appointment for the last few years or even decades? If so, why are you doing this? While there are a lot of reasons people do, there are also a lot of reasons why this is not a good idea. Reasons People Avoid the Dentist A lot of people have not visited a dentist in many years, and there are several common reasons for this.
14 March 2019
If you are over the age of about 18 and still haven't had your wisdom teeth removed, then it may be time. Wisdom teeth are a set of teeth that are all the way in the back of your mouth and usually won't surface for a really long time. However, if they do start to push their way upwards and out of your gums in the back of your mouth, they can interrupt your entire mouth including making your teeth crooked and making your jaw misaligned.
12 February 2019
If you lose a tooth due to an accident or decay, you may feel self-conscious about your smile. You may even have trouble chewing your food or feel pain when you eat. If this describes you, then you should consider a dental implant. Dental implants are a safe and effective way to restore your smile using prostheses. Your dentist will first install a titanium rod through your gums into your jaw for stability.
11 January 2019