Going to the dentist isn't any fun, but it is one of those things that just has to be done. For years, I fought the process and didn't go for my regular cleanings and in the end, it sure didn't pay to do so. I ended up spending ten times as much time in the chair and a boat-load of money in dental repairs. If you don't like going to the dentist, you can make it easier on yourself. This blog will show you a few tips that can help you improve the experience and get through the treatment without as much discomfort.
9 October 2018
If you have a dental extraction scheduled in your future, then you may not be too excited about the treatment. However, you should prepare for the extraction as best you can to make sure that you are able to go through the extraction and the healing process without too much difficulty. Keep reading to learn about a few things you should be doing to prepare. Take Your Medication Your dentist will go through an entire testing and imaging process to plan out your extraction procedure.
12 September 2018
If you have any issues with your teeth that are causing them to look bad, you should visit a cosmetic dentistry clinic. Cosmetic dentists are experts at repairing teeth for the key purpose of making them look nicer, and one procedure they offer for this purpose is called inlays and onlays. Inlays and onlays are commonly used in cosmetic dentistry, and here are several things you should understand about them if you need work done to your teeth.
22 August 2018
You may have been visiting your current dentist for many years, but do they offer emergency care? Your dentist most likely does not offer this time critical service, since there are dentists that specialize in providing immediate care in an emergency. Here are some situations that will require you to seek the help of an emergency dentist rather than your regular dentist. Chipping a Tooth One day you may get into an accident that causes a tooth to chip.
24 July 2018
The day has finally arrived. It's time for you to begin orthodontic treatment. Once you're done, your teeth will be straight, and you'll have the smile you've always wanted. Now that you're about to begin your orthodontic treatment, you may be wondering how your braces will feel, and if you'll experience any discomfort. It's important to note that there will be some minor discomfort during that first week. Plus, there may be discomfort whenever your braces are adjusted.
24 June 2018
Pulpitis, or inflammation of a tooth's pulp chamber, is a dental problem that can strike without warning. Pulpitis can be mild enough to reverse with a restorative filling, or the inflammation can be severe enough to require root canal treatment. In both cases, emergency dental care is needed. You can find additional information about pulpitis and how you should go about treating it below. What's Pulpitis? Each tooth contains pulp, or blood vessels and nerves.