The Tooth of the Matter: A Dental Blog
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The Tooth of the Matter: A Dental Blog

You only have one set of adult teeth, and they need to last until you are 80, 90, or beyond. The actions you take towards your teeth today will either benefit you or harm you in the future. Of course, good dental care starts with seeing a dentist regularly. You should go in for cleanings and checkups, and any other time you think something might be amiss with your teeth. Education is important when it comes to any aspect of your health, so start reading the articles on this website to educate yourself about dentists and dental care. We promise that when you're 80 and you still have your teeth, you won't regret the time spent.


The Tooth of the Matter: A Dental Blog

  • Dental Implants Before And After Orthodontics

    10 July 2020

    If you want a dental implant but also want to have your teeth straightened, then you may be trying to decide on whether you should work with your dentist to have the implant secured before or after the orthodontic treatment. Well, there are cases where it is wise to get implants beforehand, while other situations should involve implant treatments after teeth straightening. After Orthodontics If your missing tooth is an obvious one that sits in the front of the mouth, then you may want to have it replaced as soon as possible.

  • 4 Common Myths About Teeth Whitening

    9 July 2020

    When a person's permanent teeth first emerge, they are pearly and white. Over time, those pearly white teeth can begin to look yellow due to age-related changes and lifestyle factors. Teeth whitening treatment is one of the easiest and most effective ways to remove stains from teeth. Unfortunately, there are many myths about teeth whitening floating around. Learning the truth about the procedure can put you at ease when considering teeth whitening services.

  • Five Reasons Adults Choose To Get Braces

    2 July 2020

    Many adults who did not receive orthodontic care as a child or teenager are choosing to invest in orthodontic adjustments later in life. There are many reasons people choose to get braces as an adult, and here are just some of them.  You Have Access to Funds Many adults may have wanted or needed orthodontic adjustments earlier in life but their parents could not afford it or their parents' insurance did not cover it.

  • Buying Dental Implants To Replace A Bad Tooth

    30 June 2020

    Improving your dental health is something that you need to take inventory of each and every year to know whether you have cavities and if you need to get any laborious work done. Dental implants are a common procedure that professionals can do for you to improve your entire oral health. About 5 million patients per year get dental implants installed, according to dental industry research.  This should give you trust that licensed and skilled dentists can do this work for you without an issue.

  • What You Need To Know About Preventative Dental Care

    25 June 2020

    While visiting the dentist is not something that most people like to do; it is a necessity. Your oral health impacts your overall health. Poorly cared for teeth and gums can contribute to a host of other health problems in addition to being uncomfortable or painful. Preventative dental care services are the best way to keep your teeth and gums healthy no matter what age you are. Here's what you need to know about preventative dental care.