Monthly Archives: January 2017

How to Deal with Bad Breath

Blog Highlights:
  • Bad breath is a common problem that many people are suffering from today
  • One of the most common cause for bad breath is poor oral hygiene techniques
  • Dentists recommend that people use dental products that have the ADA Seal of Acceptance
  • Breath mints that contain sugars are not recommended for people who have...
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Facts about Gum Recession

Blog Highlights:
  • Gum recession is where the gums start to pull back and the tooth root gets exposed
  • In most cases, people will only know that they are suffering from this problem if they suffer from tooth sensitivity, or if they see their tooth looking longer than usual
  • Tobacco can cause sticky plaque to develop,...
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Knowing how Tooth Contouring can help you get a Great Smile

Blog Highlights:
  • Tooth contouring is a simple procedure that will most likely not require any numbing medicine
  • The cost of this procedure depends on how many teeth needs to be fixed, the time it takes to fix the problem, as well as the severity of the damage
  • Tooth contouring is not covered by dental insurance...
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Getting a Teeth Whitening Procedure

Blog Highlights:
  • Teeth stains are typically caused by the chromogens found in many foods and beverages
  • Extrinsic stains can be removed with the help of whitening toothpastes that contain silica and cleansers
  • Intrinsic stains are difficult to remove as they are caused by chromogens that have gone into the dentin
  • Teeth whitening procedures will typically...
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The Development of Tooth-colored Fillings

Blog Highlights:
  • In the past, dentists used a silver-gray material known as an amalgam to repair dental cavities
  • Dental amalgams are durable, but they required the process of undercutting to make them lock into the tooth properly
  • Tooth-colored filings on the other hand, are made from a composite of different materials
  • A lot of dentists...
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Do you know why dental fillings are very important?

Blog Highlights:
  • Tooth decay can be caused by many different factors
  • Tooth decay is the number one chronic disease of both adults and children in America
  • There are very few people who have never experienced tooth decay by the age of 17
  • Dental filling can help stop tooth decay before it gets worse
  • Dental fillings...
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Getting Dental Sealants to Prevent the Development of Tooth Decay

Blog Highlights:
  • Brushing and flossing might not be enough to protect your teeth from decay
  • Dental sealants create a protective barrier that will shield your teeth from plaques and acids
  • Dental sealants are safe, painless, and cost effective
  • Dentists highly recommend it for kids and teenagers so that their teeth will be protected as early...
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