Pain After A Dental Filling

3 April 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Articles

When your dentist told you that you had a cavity, you dutifully made an appointment for a filling. Now that the anesthetic has worn off, however, you're experiencing pain in the area. What is going on? Why would you be having discomfort after having a cavity treated? There are a few possibilities, and going back to your dentist will allow him or her to evaluate the situation and treat your pain. Read More 

A Few Things To Know Before Starting Clear Aligner Braces

3 January 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Articles

If you are an adult who wants straighter teeth without the appearance of metal in your mouth, then clear aligner braces may be a good option for you. While the process is simple and straightforward, there are likely a few things you do not know about the straightening process. Keep reading to learn about these things. It May Take A Bit Longer Than Projected Your orthodontist or cosmetic dentist will likely give you an estimate that tells you about how long you will need to wear your aligners for. Read More 

Lost Tooth Restoration And Dental Implant Overloading Mistakes To Avoid

6 October 2016
 Categories: Dentist, Articles

If you want a dental implant to restore the beauty of an incomplete smile, then you can work with a cosmetic dental professional to plan and place the artificial tooth. You will likely retain the artificial tooth for many years. The success rate for the implant is fairly high at about 98%. Failure does happen though, and it is most likely to occur soon after the implant is placed in the mouth. Read More 

7 Ways To Help Your Child Avoid Cavities

16 August 2016
 Categories: Dentist, Articles

Children tend to get cavities more often than adults. In fact, tooth decay is the most common chronic disease seen in children aged 6 to 11, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This can be due to several factors, including eating too many sugary treats or not brushing teeth thoroughly enough. As a parent, it is up to you to keep your child's oral health in check. Here are seven ways to help your child avoid cavities: Read More 

Children’s Artificial Dye Restrictions: 3 Considerations When Making A Dentist Appointment

13 July 2016
 Categories: Dentist, Articles

If you have restricted your child from artificial dyes, then it takes a lot of work to study food packaging and ensure that it is not present or will get into their systems. Along with food, there are many other products that use dye and can get absorbed in a child. Shampoos and bath soaps are just a few products, but you should also be aware of dyes when making a dental appointment. Read More