Ensuring your child has a healthy, appealing smile requires more than just brushing and flossing. For many children, orthodontic care is necessary. While surprising to hear, orthodontic treatment can begin as early as 6six or seven years old. If you are like most parents, you may feel your child is too young for braces and other orthodontic care, but early intervention can actually reduce the risk of more involved care in the future.
18 October 2018
Getting a tooth extracted is probably not something you will be eager to do, but there are times when tooth extraction is necessary. Dentists will not remove a tooth unless it is absolutely necessary, though, simply because you only get one set of teeth. If your dentist believes that you need a tooth removed, it is probably for one of the following reasons. Your tooth has too much decay When a person has a tooth that has decay on it, the dentist will recommend removing it and putting in a filling to replace the hole.
26 September 2018
Having one or more missing teeth isn't exactly your idea of a good time. If you recently had to have a tooth pulled because of decay or injury, then you know just how weird it can be to have that extra space in your mouth. To help replace your tooth, your dentist may recommend dental implants. The great thing about dental implants is that they are practically permanent, which means that you won't have to worry about them falling out or anything.
29 August 2018
Dental veneers usually give a person a stunning new smile, which was previously hidden because of either discoloration, spacing, or other related dental problems. Generally, veneers can help in addressing various problems that affect your dental formula. One interesting thing about dental veneers is that they can help in solving multiple dental issues through one procedure. If you are not sure whether to use or not to use dental veneers, just consult your dentist.
30 July 2018
Yellow teeth can really take a toll on your confidence. This is a pretty common cosmetic issue, but it doesn't have to be permanent if you rely on professional teeth whitening. This procedure offers many benefits as opposed to different whitening treatments. 1. Thorough Whitening When you try to whiten your teeth at home with kits or home solutions, the results are often mixed. Some teeth may whiten better than others, causing you a lot of frustration.
2 July 2018
When you lose one of your teeth, you have the option of getting a dental implant. Nowadays, you have a choice in what type of material you can choose. Titanium has been the gold standard when it comes to implants, but non-metal zirconia is now available for those whom titanium wasn't an ideal option. However, each option has its advantages and disadvantages depending on your needs. Composition of dental implants
10 June 2018
If you love oranges, you will be happy to know that they are rich in vitamin C, an immune-boosting nutrient that is thought to play an important role in disease prevention. While vitamin C, also known as ascorbic acid, may help lower your risk for viruses and bacterial infections, they may also have a few negative adverse reactions when it comes to your oral health. Here are three ways oranges can affect your mouth and what you can do about them:
9 May 2018