Have you ever been really inspired to make a New Year’s resolution about getting healthier, only to give up after a month or two? If so, you’re not alone. It’s estimated that around 55% of New Year’s resolutions are health-related, but almost 80% don’t become a habit or make it past the first few months. Many researchers think that’s because people try to do too much in too little time: they try to dramatically change something about their life and quickly burn out. So, if you want better oral health next year, how can you keep your New Year’s resolutions? Here are some dentist-recommended ways to practically start and keep great dental habits.(more…)
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December 7, 2019
October 10, 2019
October is the month of Halloween, meaning it’s the perfect time to forget about your oral health and just eats loads of candy, right? Wrong. October is also National Dental Hygiene Month. That means it’s time to educate patients about how to keep your teeth and gums clean. So, without further ado, let’s get into four dental hygiene tips in Montgomery.(more…)
July 12, 2019
Root canals often get a bad reputation, but in reality, their main job is to save your teeth. While many have heard about this procedure, people still have questions. Root canals are necessary procedures that remove infection from teeth and strengthen them for the future. But how do you know when you need one? Keep reading to learn about the most common signs that you may need a root canal in Montgomery.(more…)
June 8, 2019
Searching for a new family dentist in Montgomery can be stressful. When you sit down at your computer, you don’t know the first thing to look for in a healthcare provider. It’s about that time where you need to schedule your loved ones’ semi-annual checkups and cleanings, but first, you have to find a professional that’s trustworthy. Get the high-quality care that your family deserves by asking these 5 questions before choosing a new dentist.(more…)
March 8, 2019
There’s nothing better than having a clean, healthy smile. Your teeth feel smooth and pearly white, and you are eager to show your smile to the world. This is the type of feeling you want to have for a long time, right? Well, there are a few things you should remember after teeth whitening in Montgomery. One of them is determining what foods you should eat and which ones to avoid to ensure lasting results. If you need help making a few adjustments to your diet, read on to find out more.(more…)
February 6, 2019
If you have a little one at home, you’re probably already doing everything in your power to keep them healthy and happy. However, if you aren’t paying attention to your child’s oral health, you should. Cavities and tooth decay are some of the most common health issues for children in the US. Thankfully, your dentist in Montgomery has some beneficial oral healthcare tips for your children. Celebrate National Children’s Dental Health Month the right way and set your kids up for oral health success in the future!(more…)
November 11, 2018
For most people with braces, undergoing treatment represents a chance to finally address flaws like misalignment, gaps, crowding or crookedness. Thus, the focus can become more cosmetic, but the reality is that the condition of a patient’s oral health should still be the first priority. This is why dental hygiene is so important to the effectiveness of orthodontics in Montgomery. Learn more as you continue reading.(more…)
October 15, 2018
Your child goes through several stages of oral development – one being the emergence of the permanent teeth. It is an important transition that will set the pace for his or her dental health throughout adulthood. As you read on, your children’s dentist in Montgomery discusses what to expect when this happens and what should be done to encourage excellent oral health for years to come.
September 3, 2018
If you’ve recently gotten Invisalign in Montgomery – congratulations! You’re well on your way to having the straight, healthy and beautiful smile you’ve always wanted. Of course, as with anything in life, the more you put into Invisalign, the more you’ll get out of it. And everyone can agree that maintaining healthy teeth and gums (not to mention getting your results on time) is well worth the effort. Learn more below about what you can do to adjust to life in Invisalign and get the most out of your time in treatment. You’ll be glad you did!
August 29, 2018
When you’ve lost a full row of teeth or all of your teeth, it’s essential to restore your smile as soon as possible. However, many patients struggle with investing in a traditional, removable denture that only restores about 20% of chewing function and needs to be replaced every five to ten years. During a tooth replacement consultation, a skilled dentist will walk you through all of your denture options, including semi-permanent dental implant supported dentures. Keep reading to learn more about how to restore your smile, following even the most advanced tooth loss.