Dentist Blog

12
Jul

Modern Advancements in Dentures

Dentures have a bad reputation in modern society, but maybe that is just because people are thinking the of the way that dentures used to be. Perhaps you have a story about grandma’s teeth falling into her drink during dinner, or you know a senior who was always complaining about how they fit or how difficult it was to chew

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11
Jul

What Is the Difference Between a Dental Bridge and a Crown?

Dental bridges and crowns are both common restorative devices used by dentists. However, many patients may wonder what they are and when they are used. We are going to take a look at both crowns and bridges and some of the cases in which they are employed. What Are Dental Crowns Used For? A dental crown is a cover that

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7
Jun

Weighing the Pros and Cons of a Root Canal Vs Tooth Extraction

Some patients are so frightened by the idea of a root canal that they would rather have a tooth pulled. While an extraction is often cheaper than a root canal, there are definitely reasons to try and preserve your own teeth as long as possible. Let’s take a closer look at what is involved in root canal therapy and tooth

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31
May

When Is It Time for Root Canal Therapy?

One of the most feared phrases in the dental world is “root canal.” What is a root canal treatment? How can you prevent a root canal by avoiding the causes? What are some signs that you may be in need of a root canal? We will consider these questions now. What Is a Root Canal Treatment? A root canal treatment

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24
May

What to Do About Sensitive Teeth

When teeth become sensitive to hot or cold temperatures, it can create some uncomfortable experiences when eating and drink. Food and beverages should be an enjoyable part of the day, so we want to get rid of that sensitivity as soon as possible. What causes teeth to become sensitive and what can you do about it? What Causes Sensitive Teeth?

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17
May

3 Benefits of Teeth Whitening

Do you miss your bright pearly smile? Perhaps you can’t remember ever having one. While teeth vary in their natural shade, we definitely do a lot of things that stain our teeth. Here are a few reasons teeth change in appearance along with 3 benefits of having teeth whitened. What Causes Discolouration of Teeth? Teeth get stained and discolor over

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10
May

Invisalign Braces – Confidence Without the Inconvenience

One of the first things a person notices about someone when striking up a conversation is his or her teeth. If you want to have perfectly straight teeth that give you confidence going into any situation, but you don’t want to struggle with the inconveniences of metal braces, then Invisalign might be the solution for you. Advantages of Invisalign Over

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3
May

Are You Considering Dental Implants to Replace Lost Teeth?

If you are dealing with a lost tooth, you are far from alone. According to a report on oral health and dental care in Australia released by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, the average Australian age 15 and over was missing 5 teeth. Of course, those figures increase with age. Those in the 15-24 age group were missing

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26
Apr

Don’t Make These 5 Common Mistakes While Brushing Your Teeth

When it comes to oral health, most people know the importance of brushing twice a day and flossing daily – even those who chose not to follow that schedule. However, even those who brush regularly may be making some very common mistakes. Here are 5 things that you may need to change about how you brush.   #1 Not Brushing Long Enough

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18
Feb

Proper Toothbrush Care and Hygiene

Tooth brushing plays an important everyday role for personal oral hygiene and effective plaque removal. Appropriate toothbrush care and maintenance are also important considerations for sound oral hygiene. It is recommended that we replace toothbrushes approximately every 3–4 months or sooner if the bristles become frayed with use. In recent years, scientists have studied whether toothbrushes may harbor microorganisms that

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