Dolores Reid

Dealing With The Aftermath Of A Dental Implant Procedure

If you decided to have an implant surgery done to revitalize your smile with permanent porcelain teeth, you are most likely very excited to show off the new look you will obtain after the procedure is completed. Since getting dental implants is a surgical procedure, steps need to be taken in caring for your gums after you awaken with newly placed metal rods in your mouth. Here are some tips to use after your dental implant surgery to ensure you remain in the best of health so you can have your teeth fused onto the rods promptly. Read More 

3 Dental Hacks For Busy People: A Guide To Simplify Your Dental Routine

Let's face it. Brushing your teeth, flossing, and swishing with mouthwash is repetitive at best, and any dental care routine can be downright boring after so many days of repeating these tasks. However, they are essential if you want a bright, white smile and your oral health. Use these four dental hacks to simplify your dental care routine. Pick a Soundtrack for Brushing Dentists typically recommend that you brush your teeth for two to three minutes each time you brush. Read More 

Learning More About Root Absorption And Your Dental Health

Have you developed a small hole in one of your front teeth, near the gumline? If so, you may be looking a rare condition described as external cervical resorption, commonly called root absorption. In some cases of root absorption, your tooth may not be fit to save. However, in some other cases, your dentist may be able to save your tooth. Learn more about the risk factors and treatment options available for teeth suffering from root absorption. Read More 

A Couple Of Sleep Apnea Questions Addressed

Sleep apnea can be a serious condition that many patients may develop over the course of their lives. Sadly, this condition is often poorly understood by patients, which can make it difficult for them to make smart choices when it comes to addressing this health problem. If you suspect that you are suffering from sleep apnea, you may benefit from having a couple of the more common questions about this condition answered. Read More 

2 Cleansing Rinses to Help Keep Your Twin Block Appliance Clean

If you have a misaligned jaw, then your dentist may install a twin bock appliance in order to move your jaw into the proper position. A twin block works best when it is worn for the majority of the day. However, the more that you wear the device, the more likely it is to collect debris and bacteria. It is important to clean your twin block appliance regularly in order to avoid developing a bacterial infection in your mouth. Read More