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.
20 November 2023
To anyone dreaming of a straighter smile without the inconvenience of traditional braces, Invisalign is a potential solution. Dive into how this orthodontic treatment works. Understanding Invisalign Invisalign aligners are essentially clear, removable braces that straighten teeth over time. They're made of flexible plastic, specifically a patented thermoplastic material designed exclusively for Invisalign treatment. The Process Begins with a Consultation First, there's a consultation with an Invisalign-trained orthodontist. During this visit, the orthodontist discusses the patient's needs and evaluates whether Invisalign is a suitable treatment option.
13 October 2023
For many, the thought of having dental work done can be anxiety-inducing. However, familiarizing yourself with common dental procedures can help alleviate some of that fear and make your next dentist visit less daunting. This blog post will examine in detail some of the most common general dentistry treatments. Teeth Cleaning Regular teeth cleaning should be done at least twice a year. During this dental procedure, the dentist or dental hygienist will expertly eliminate plaque and tartar that accumulate on teeth.
25 August 2023
Dental crowns are strong and robust. They typically last for years. However, crowns can sometimes have problems or get damaged. Read on to learn about some common signs that you have a problem with a dental crown. 1. Your Crown Is Loose Crowns sometimes feel loose. This can be due to age—if a crown's adhesive starts to lose its hold, then the crown won't be firmly fixed in place. Crowns can also come loose if you have an accident that dislodges the tooth, say if a ball hits you in the face when you are playing a sport.
18 July 2023
The size and shape of your gums will continue to change after receiving your dentures. While the most notable changes will take place in the months after having your natural teeth extracted, these changes can continue to occur throughout your life as a result of the aging process and as a result of simply using your dentures. These changes can cause your dentures to not fit properly. Getting your dentures relined helps to ensure a proper fit so that you can continue to use the same set of dentures rather than having a new set made.
8 June 2023
Exposed tooth nerves can cause sensitivity when eating or drinking, and they can also cause severe throbbing toothaches. Because these symptoms can mimic other dental conditions, you will need to see your dentist for a comprehensive examination to determine the exact cause. If your dental examination reveals the presence of exposed tooth nerves, your dentist will develop a treatment plan for you. Here are some causes and dental care treatment options for exposed tooth nerves.