22 June 2015
Sometimes, time is not on your side. While wearing braces and headgear will fix your teeth, you may not want to use such an overt method as an adult. If you cannot go the route of heavy artillery when it comes to fixing your teeth, there are subtle and less expensive measures to take. Here are some methods for fixing your pearly whites that won't be noticeable to others while they are being worked on.
3 June 2015
There are many times when a dental emergency may occur when you are not able to see your regular dentist. This could be a knocked out tooth on a holiday, a lost crown or filling after normal dental clinic hours, or a severe toothache on the weekend when the dentist office is closed. It may not be possible to live with this kind of pain for very long, and you may need to see a dentist right away.
14 May 2015
Having to be picky about eating food due to loose teeth can be a miserable experience. Often, loose teeth are in such a condition as the result of suffering from the effects of periodontal disease. You can get stable teeth back by investing in dental implants, but may have to go through a bone grafting procedure first. Find out below what might happen through the process of getting your loose teeth replaced with dental implants, and what the estimated price is.
20 April 2015
If your teeth don't look the way you want, you can get help from your dentist. Your dentist will go over possible treatment options with you and help you select the right one for your situation. Veneers are a common treatment for many dental issues including yellow teeth, gap teeth, crooked teeth, and others. If you are considering veneers, you may be interested in learning how they are made. You can find out the process for making veneers in this article.
2 April 2015
Hydrogen Peroxide is one of the two components most commonly used for teeth whitening. While it is very effective in removing stubborn stains from teeth, it can also be dangerous if used improperly. Learning about how hydrogen peroxide works and how it is used to whiten teeth will enable you to whiten your teeth yourself, or at your dentist, without worrying about unpleasant side effects. Hydrogen Peroxide the chemical Hydrogen Peroxide is composed of two atoms of oxygen and two atoms of hydrogen.
18 March 2015
Having a healthy mouth improves your overall health, and a white smile boosts your confidence. It is important to make your oral health a priority. Visit your dentist twice a year and brush and floss every day to keep your mouth clean and healthy. You can also eat nutrient-dense foods to promote your oral health. Here are four foods and beverages that promote a healthy smile. Oily cold-water fish
27 February 2015
Dental implants are considered one of the most effective and durable methods of correcting the problems caused by tooth loss. However, these dental prosthetics are highly complex devices, and most patients lack the experience to fully understand what to expect after they receive an implant. Luckily, learning the answers to these two basic questions will help you better understand what you need to do to ensure your implant looks and feels great for years to come.
17 February 2015
Many athletes suffer from poor oral health. In some cases, the problem is so serious that it affects their performances. Scientists have not unearthed all the reasons for this, but all the indications seem to point to: Energy Drinks Energy drinks contain both acid and sugar, two things that are both detrimental to oral health. According to WebMD, the acid erodes the enamel (protective layer of the teeth), which leaves them vulnerable to decay.
3 February 2015
Attitudes about dentistry vary like sides of a coin. Some consider them in the same way one might think of a plumber saying "I won't call one until I need one". On the other side of the coin are those who plan each semi-annual checkup for themselves, and look forward to that freshly cleaned feeling they get when leaving the hygienist's chair. No matter what side you're on, you need to have a close relationship to a cosmetic dentist.
26 January 2015
A dentist is not a professional you should see only when you need a routine tooth cleaning and exam. This professional can help address many different conditions that affect the health of your teeth and of your mouth in general. There are times between routine exams when you should have your mouth checked out by a dentist, as there are certain types of pain that he or she can address. Consider some of the following types of pain you might be feeling that indicate you may need to see a dentist for treatment.