It goes without saying that the last thing you want to worry about is losing one or more teeth due to poor oral hygiene. Indeed, our grins endure a significant amount of wear over the course of our lives, and as such, they require consistent attention and care to ensure they are healthy for a really long time. In fact, the earlier preventive care starts, the better, but what does this look like exactly in terms of younger smiles? In today’s blog, your Lake Orion, MI dentist explains why children’s preventive care is so important, as well as what steps you can take to encourage your family to care about their oral health.
Whether you are aware of it or not, oral infection, decay, and more can progress at a rapid rate. Indeed, you may think that brushing your teeth is all you need to keep your smile healthy, but on the contrary, a healthy smile requires much more care than that. As a matter of fact, your dentist recommends a thorough routine to provide the protection necessary to fend off these threats, but falling short in any one category could be enough for these issues to set up camp. In today’s blog, your Lake Orion, MI dentist takes a look at the way decay and infection spread, as well as how you may require root canal therapy to preserve your natural teeth.
An effective preventive dental routine is one that takes into account the various aspects that make up your oral cavity. Indeed, these include your gums, cheeks, tongue, lips, and throat in addition to your teeth and roots. In an ideal world, a well-rounded preventive dental routine would be more than enough to keep decay and infection at bay, but unfortunately, that is not always the case. In today’s blog, your Lake Orion, MI dentist takes a look at some of the primary causes of tooth decay, as well as why it is important to ensure your cavities are filled.
There are a variety of oral health concerns and threats out there that negatively influence your smile’s health, and it is for this reason that our team recommends a well-rounded preventive dental routine. Indeed, preventive dentistry is the name of the game when it comes to taking care of your smile, and failing to provide effective care will undoubtedly lead to complications. Still, sometimes issues arise and become worse before you know there is a problem, to begin with, warranting the need for restorative treatment. In today’s blog, your Lake Orion, MI dentist discusses when you may need periodontal care, as well as how our team can help.
It goes without saying that nearly every factor out there – from tooth decay and infection to consuming too much citrus or candy – has a negative influence on your grin. What’s more? There are certainly far fewer factors that offer a positive influence, which means we must take strides to ensure proper protection. But where can we begin? In today’s blog, your Lake Orion, MI dentist describes why we need dental prevention for smile upkeep, as well as what steps you can take at home to ensure proper care.
Believe it or not, Fall is upon us and Halloween is just around the corner! Indeed, many people enjoy this time of the year, as it often means taking a break from school or work, gathering with family and friends, and consuming an array of mouthwatering treats and delectable sweets. Indeed, this truly is a magical time of the year, but it is also important not to let your oral health take a backseat during all of the festivities. In today’s blog, your Lake Orion, MI dentist explains why you should be cautious of candy and sugar consumption this Halloween season, as well as what steps you can take to better care for your smile.