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

  • Braces: Foods You Can't Eat And Some Potential Substitutes

    24 February 2020

    If you are looking for a straighter, healthier smile, you may be considering getting braces. However, you may be worried about the foods that you won't be able to eat while you are undergoing your orthodontic treatment. While it is true that there are certain foods that are not recommended for you to eat, there are plenty of foods that you can replace them with so that you can still get your fix.

  • Tips For Hiring Family Dentistry Services

    23 February 2020

    When you're trying to get the best from your family's dentistry, you'll need to handle every appointment, question and care to the fullest. When hiring family dentistry services that will help both you and your loved ones, it's important that you find the help of an oral healthcare professional that is great at what they do. There are several professionals you can turn to that will provide excellent oral healthcare to you and your kids, so follow the tips below and do your due diligence so that you can stay healthy and cavity-free.

  • Did Your Child Just Get Approved For Medicaid? 4 Children's Dental Care Services They Are Eligible To Receive

    21 February 2020

    Finally getting that approval letter for your child's Medicaid feels good, and you are naturally eager to start arranging for appointments that take care of their health. Children under the age of 21 are eligible for dental care services that are covered by their health plan. Now, you will need to start looking for a Medicaid dentist who can perform these vital services for your child. Schedule Regular Exams and Cleanings

  • 3 Ways To Get Whiter Teeth

    21 February 2020

    Do you ever long for a whiter smile? A lot of people want whiter teeth but are not sure how to get them. There are steps you can take if this is one of your goals, and here are the three best things you can do to achieve whiter teeth. 1. Change your habits Changing some habits in your life could be a great place to start when trying to achieve whiter teeth.

  • Titanium Vs. Zirconia Ceramic Dental Implants

    21 February 2020

    Dental implants become integrated with your jawbone. This gives them the stability that they need in order to avoid shifting around whenever you chew food. The process is referred to as osseointegration. Decades ago, titanium was the first material that was discovered to be capable of doing this. More recently, zirconia ceramic was shown to have the same properties. As a result, both are now used as dental implants. If you're considering dental implants, you're probably wondering which one is the best choice.