Tips For Managing Your Dental Anxiety
4 September 2019
Some people get extremely anxious when they have an upcoming dental appointment. The anxiety can make them go through the appointment in a tense state or even miss up the appointment altogether. If you are such a person, take the following measures to help you deal with your dental anxiety.
Tell Your Dentist
Dentists have various ways of helping anxious patients calm down. Unfortunately, your dentist might not know that you have dental phobia if you don't tell them about it.
Need Dental Implants? 3 Things To Know
5 August 2019
Losing a tooth or multiple teeth can feel devastating. Not only can it have a major impact on your appearance, it can also impact the way you speak and even eat. If you have lost a tooth or multiple teeth, it's more common than you may realize. Around 120 million Americans are missing at least one tooth and 36 million have no teeth at all. The good news is that there are various tooth replacement options to choose from, including dental implants.
Ways A Dentist Helps Prepare Your Teeth For Braces
8 July 2019
Before a person can get braces, he or she will likely have to go to the dentist to have some work done to his or her teeth before the person's teeth are ready for braces. If you are planning on getting braces, you should plan on this, too, and here are some of the things your dentist may need to do to help prepare your teeth for braces.
Takes X-Rays of Your Teeth
3 Questions Parents Should Ask About Their Child's Braces
7 June 2019
From correcting misaligned teeth to straightening a bite and creating space, the benefits of braces for kids should be easy to see. Unfortunately, many parents struggle with the fact that their child will need to wear braces for a specific period of time. Thankfully, proper understanding is possible as long as the right questions are asked. If your child will be wearing braces, here are a few important questions to ask the orthodontist.