When you brush and you rush, things can go a bit haywire! The same thing is true about rushing through your flossing sessions and even when you become rushed in terms of the professional dental care you receive from our Lake Orion, MI practice! With that said, you may wonder: Why is it such a big deal and what can you do to slow things down and enjoy a much more reasonable pace with caring for your teeth and gums? Good news: We’ve got all of the information you could possibly need!
You know that you should really call us soon to schedule your next dental checkup. You might be just about ready for one. You may be a bit overdue. Or, you may realize that it’s been a very long time since your last visit with our Lake Orion, MI team (or any dental care team for that matter), which causes you some anxiety. What to do, you wonder, so you can keep up with the prevention you mean to schedule for yourself but that you frequently have a problem following through on? Of course, we can help you figure out what’s going on and how to stay on top of things!
Nope, we’re not telling you about your teeth today. Or your gums. Not even your lips! Today, our Lake Orion, MI team has decided to check in with you in terms of some very important information you may not know just yet about your tongue. While it’s an ever-obvious part of your mouth, you might not have clued in just yet when it comes to taking care of it, things you should do, things you should avoid, and more! Though there’s always room for additional oral health questions, when we see you for your dental checkups and cleanings at our practice, now is a very good time to get started with introductory info!
When you’re thinking about coming in for porcelain veneers, you know that this cosmetic dentistry treatment can do a lot for you. Of course, you realize that when you select veneers and decide to take this exciting journey on as your means of achieving a better looking grin, you are essentially signing up for an all-in-one smile makeover. However, the part that you may not feel quite so sure about is what the planning is going to include. Today, our Lake Orion, MI team takes you through what you can expect to consider along the way, as you prep for your improved smile!
Are you aware that there are some major challenges that come along when you’re dealing with dry mouth? Wait a second, you think to yourself … what is that? Well, what we’re discussing is when you’re faced with a drop is saliva production (or saliva that dries up too quickly), thereby leaving you with a parched, desert-like oral environment! What good oral health should include, though, is a nice, steady level of moisture. Now, as for why it’s so important for you to come in to visit our Lake Orion, MI practice for dental care if you realize this is impacting you, we have some compelling details to share!
Are you unsure about how you are supposed to know when it’s time for a dental filling? What if it’s not even a filling you need but instead, something else? While you can appreciate the fact that restorations are extremely important for your smile health when you need them, you’re more focused on what it takes in order to receive a timely diagnosis and then follow through with essential care. Fortunately, our Lake Orion, MI team understands perfectly well that this topic seems confusing at first and we are pleased to explain the ins and outs of finding (and addressing) decay!