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

  • Periodontal Disease and Dental Appliance Complications

    11 February 2020

    If you use dental appliances such as dentures and bridges, you'll need to regularly see your dentist to make sure that your gums are healthy. When you see your dentist regularly, they will be able to identify the early stages of gum disease so that it can be treated before it progresses to severe periodontal disease. If you develop periodontal disease, you may experience problems when wearing your full or partial bridge—and because of this, your dental bridge services provider may need to resize or change the shape of your dental appliances to ensure a better fit.

  • Triple-Whammy: This Is Why Your Teeth Hurt When You Drink Soda

    10 February 2020

    It may seem like the oddest thing. You may be able to go through your daily life without your teeth hurting at all until you take a sip of soda, and then wham, your teeth feel miserable. If you're curious as to why this is, read this guide to find out. Sugar The first thing that's likely having an impact is sugar. All regular sodas contain sugar, and sugar is a big problem for teeth.

  • This Is Why A Waiting Period Is Necessary Before You Can Finish Your Dental Implants

    10 February 2020

    If you've been interested in dental implants, there's a chance you've been doing some reading about them. One of the things you may have read is that there's often a waiting period after you initially get your implants to when you can get the crown mounted on top. If you've been wondering why this is and if there's a way to speed it up, this is what you need to know.

  • Why Are Dental Implants The Strongest Tooth Replacement Method Around?

    10 February 2020

    Dental implants are surely one of the best tooth replacements that money can buy and for good reasons. One of those reasons is the fact that dental implants are extremely strong and can last for years beyond other forms of tooth replacements. But if you're wondering what it is that makes them so strong, look no further than this guide. The Implant The first thing that makes the implant strong is the implant itself.

  • Have A Throbbing Tooth And Sores Around It? Get To A Dentist Today

    7 February 2020

    If you are experiencing some soreness or pain in your back teeth and you also notice that you have some sores around the tender teeth, these problems could be connected. There are a lot of different things that could be causing pain in the mouth and getting annual oral health checkups is important to keep your smile and your body healthy. When you make an appointment, let them know that you think it may be an infection that is causing the pain.