Why Tooth Care is So Important Even When They're Healthy

  • Don't Fear The Dentist

    3 May 2016

    If you feel a little nervous about an up and coming visit to the dentist that you have scheduled, that's actually normal. However, if you have more of an extreme fear of anxiety over it, then you may want to consider trying some of the advice in this article to help you to get past it, so your visit is a more positive one. Understand you are in control Really put some thought into understanding that you are the one in control.

  • 3 Oral Health Benefits Of Oil Pulling

    3 May 2016

    Oil pulling is an old Indian practice that helps improve oral health. During a session of oil pulling, a patient places a spoonful of oil in his or her mouth and moves it about the oral cavity in the same manner that he or she would normally move conventional mouthwash. As the oil moves around the mouth, oral bacteria become trapped in the liquid. After swishing with the oil for about 20 minutes, the patient releases the bacteria-filled oil into a trash receptacle.

  • Prepare For Braces

    3 May 2016

    When you go in to have braces put on your teeth, you want to be fully prepared for having them on. This means knowing what you will feel like after they are put on and how you have to care for the braces and your teeth while you are wearing them. Read all the information below to be fully informed going in. What you will feel like right after getting the braces put on

  • What To Expect When Having Your Wisdom Teeth Removed With Local Anesthesia

    2 March 2016

    If your wisdom teeth have erupted or are not too badly impacted, your dentist is likely to recommend having them removed under local anesthesia rather than general anesthesia. This means that you'll be awake during the procedure, although your mouth will be numb. The risks associated with local anesthesia are less worrisome than those associated with general anesthesia (you don't have to worry about nausea when you wake up). However, the prospect of having your teeth removed while you're awake can be a bit daunting.