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.

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The Tooth of the Matter: A Dental Blog

  • 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.

  • Ways To Keep Your Teeth Their Cleanest

    24 June 2020

    If you are concerned about the state of your oral health, you may be looking for new ways to keep your teeth cleaner. As the teeth become coated with plaque, they are more apt to be ravaged by decay.  Dental plaque is a filmy mixture of bacteria and particles of food. The biofilm that the bacteria produce gives the plaque its sticky consistency, making it easy for the substance to coat the teeth.

  • Need A Root Canal? You Likely Have These 3 Questions

    17 June 2020

    Are you in need of a root canal and feel a bit overwhelmed? It will help to know the answers to the following questions to help ease your mind about the procedure.  Why Does The Natural Tooth Need To Be Saved? You may be wondering why it is worth going through the process of getting a root canal to save a natural tooth, especially if it is a rear molar that nobody will ever notice.