Build Stronger Teeth

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Build Stronger Teeth

Everyone knows the basics of good dental care. Brush your teeth after every meal, floss every day, see your dentist at least twice a year. It sounds simple. But what if you still don’t have strong, healthy teeth? Weak enamel can be a genetic weakness, or it can be caused by other conditions, like Celiac disease. I’ve always had weak enamel, so I started looking into ways that I could increase the strength of my teeth, and found that dietary changes could make a big difference. I started this blog to share my experience, and to talk about other ways you can make your teeth stronger and healthier. There are lots of things that you can do to improve your dental health. You just have to find them.

Applications Used In Prosthodontics

If you have lost one or more teeth, your dentist may refer you to a prosthodontist for the restoration of your mouth. A prosthodontist specializes in the replacement of teeth and missing components of the jaw.  Here are a few applications that this dental specialty may offer. Dental Implants A dental implant is a titanium screw or rod that is used to replace the root of a lost tooth. The implant is drilled into the jawbone through the gingival tissues. Read More 

A Three-Step Process For Professional Teeth Whitening

Many people use retail products to whiten their smile, but this is rarely a good idea. Without professional teeth whitening, you can damage your teeth and gums or end up with results that are uneven or make your teeth appear worse. Preparation Everyone will need different amounts of preparation before having any whitening services. If you do not have any major cosmetic or restorative needs, your dentist will want you to have a cleaning first. Read More 

Sinking Your Teeth Into 3 Kinds Of Dentures: Which Works For You?

Dentures are a common replacement for missing teeth as you become much older. However, you might not know that there are three kinds of dentures. Each of these three types works a little differently, depending on how many of your own healthy, natural teeth you have left.  1. Full Dentures Full dentures are for people who have zero teeth left, or you have only a couple of reasonably healthy teeth left. Read More 

3 Things You Shouldn’t Do When Trying To Save A Tooth That Has Fallen Out

Losing a tooth can be a terrifying, painful and upsetting experience, but if it has happened to you, then you are not alone. If one of your teeth has fallen out, then you probably want to do what you can to save it. Just make sure that you avoid these common mistakes when doing so. 1. Hesitate to See a Dentist If one of your teeth has fallen out, then it's important for you to see a dentist as soon as you can. Read More 

Don’T Make These Tooth Fairy Mistakes With Your Child

For children who reach an age at which they begin to lose their baby teeth, there are few things as exciting as a visit from the Tooth Fairy. You may find that your child talks about the Tooth Fairy frequently when he or she has a wiggly tooth, and it's your job to be prepared for when the tooth comes out. Although different families take different approaches when it comes to a " Read More