Dealing With A Dental Emergency While On Vacation
20 May 2015
Going on vacation gives you a chance to rest and relax, all while escaping the stress of your everyday life. Unfortunately, your body might not always get the memo that it's vacation time, and emergencies can arise.
If you find yourself in need of dental help while on vacation, here are two things you can do to minimize the stress associated with finding a dentist away from home.
1. Practice good oral hygiene if you lose a filling.
Three Things You Can Do To Keep Your Mouth Healthy Between Visits To The Dentist
27 April 2015
While it is important to go to your dentist every 6 months, there are a few ways that you can keep your teeth in great shape in between visits and make your hygienist's life easier when you go. Here are three things that you can do to keep your teeth looking their best:
Brush and floss regularly
By brushing twice a day and flossing once, you will get rid of the food between your teeth and help prevent plaque buildup.
What Is A Crossbite And How Can It Be Treated?
9 April 2015
Problems with the alignment of teeth can lead to more serious problems if not treated promptly. For example, an overbite can interfere with normal chewing and add strain to the teeth and jaw. In a crossbite, your top teeth either fall behind or in front of the lower teeth when biting down. Fortunately, there are a range of treatment options to correct it and prevent tooth loss and other issues later.
Getting A Dental Veneer? Know How Your Oral Care Might Change Afterward
24 March 2015
Getting a porcelain veneer at a clinic like Springdale Family Dental can help reduce tooth pain, beautify your smile, and protect your mouth from cavities and infections. Though for the most part you can treat your veneer like any other tooth, having one placed may also result in some slight changes to your oral care, both in the dentist's office and outside of it.
Maintenance Visits Are Key To Healthy, Pretty Veneers