How to Handle a Dental Emergency
25 October 2017
Excellent oral health is all about being proactive. However, no one is ever prepared for an accident. A dental emergency can be frightening and agonising. Sometimes, such an accident may happen after working hours or on a Sunday. In such an instance, your best chances are with an after hours dentist. However, it is recommended that you know how to handle such an emergency when it happens. This way you can control the bleeding if there is any and even reduce the pain.
Surprising Health Benefits of Investing In Cosmetic Dentistry
6 October 2017
Getting cosmetic dental work done is usually associated with improving one's appearance by enhancing their smile. Although some cosmetic procedures such as teeth whitening do function to make you look attractive, other treatments would be directly beneficial to your health. The following brief outline demonstrates a few of the surprising health benefits of investing in cosmetic dentistry.
Cosmetic dentistry can eliminate chronic headaches
A surprising fact about having crooked teeth is that this condition can have a direct correlation with chronic headaches.
What to Expect From a Dental Crown Procedure
13 September 2017
Dental crowns are prosthetics which cover one part of your tooth. All human teeth are made up of a crown and a root. If the crown becomes chipped, fractured or is rotting away, then your dentist may recommend that a new artificial crown is fitted to protect the root underneath it. Unlike a filling, a crown or cap covers the damaged area entirely. They are often recommended following root canal work or because a patient has a cracked tooth.
When Is It a Good Idea to Reschedule Your Dental Appointment?
23 August 2017
Regular dentist appointments are a key part of maintaining good dental health, and it's recommended that you have a check-up at least twice every year. Because of this, it's important to stick to your appointments once they're made, as people often forget to schedule a new one if they don't attend the first time round.
With that said, there are some times when visiting a dentist isn't a good idea, and you should call to cancel.