Archive for December, 2014
An important role of any parent is teaching their children how to be healthy, and this includes practicing regular dental hygiene habits. Tooth decay is the most common chronic disease among children in the United States, which is a direct result of lack of accessibility to dental care — the most prevalent unmet health need of American children is dental treatment. Less than 2% of one year olds have had a dental visit in the United States, and this is largely because parents aren’t aware of when to begin taking their children to the local pediatric dentist. Preventive dental care is a critical component of any child’s overall well being, and any parent who is wondering how to provide dentistry services for their kids or how
So, you’re heading to the dentist this week? You should know that you are miles ahead of some people. Some have no idea how to find a good dentist and others have found what but just can make even the most affordable dentist work. But you’ve got your appointment and you are headed to your dentists office this week to veneers, a teeth cleaning, implants, it doesn’t matter. Regardless of what you are headed to the dentist for, there are a few things you should do during the week of for preparation.
Assess your happiness with your teeth
If you are unhappy with any part of your teeth, now is the time to really take note of it. Maybe you are part of the nearl
Technology is making leaps and bounds in the medical world, and dentistry is no exception, with recent breakthroughs in the use of “invisible” braces for adults, for instance. Advancements in prosthetic and cosmetic dental options — not to mention the overlapping areas between them — have improved the quality of life for folks all over the world who might otherwise be stuck with gaps in their mouths or dentures. Instead they’re now outfitted with sturdy implants. You may have heard the term “laser dentist” and it refers to one of the latest advancements in the field.
Recent achievements in laser technology are changing the way that Continue Reading No Comments