At our dental office in Hickory, we encourage anyone exploring a career in dentistry to perform their own research to see if it sounds like something...
Top Risk Factors for Oral Cancer
Are you at risk for developing oral cancer? Find out what behaviors you can and cannot change to prevent this form of cancer.
6 Great Dental Hygiene Tips For Healthy, White Teeth
Say cheese! That's the most widely used confirmation call used by people to inform a camera operator that they are ready to have their picture taken. I ...
Diet, bones and dental health: how food can change your face
Nutrition plays a role in the formation of our most attractive feature.
How Serious is Periodontal Disease?
Nov. 22, 2017 If you’ve been diagnosed with gingivitis, a mild form of gum disease, you want to be sure it doesn’t progress into full-blown periodontal disease. Periodontitis is a more serious gum infection that damages the soft tissue in your gums and destroys the bone structure that supports your teeth. Periodontal disease can eventually cause teeth to loosen or even fall out The good news is that periodontal disease, for the most part, is preventable. It’s most commonly caused by poor oral hygiene; following a good daily oral health regimen is the best way to avoid the pitfalls of periodontitis. Brush twice a day, floss once a day, use a good mouthwash, and get regular dental checkups to reduce your chance of developing periodontal disease. If you have swollen gums that are…
10 Stars That Owe Their Smile To Cosmetic Dentistry
Hilary Duff Much like our aforementioned superstar, Hilary Duff came into the entertainment business as a younger. She was born...
5 Ways to Keep Your Dental Veneers Glowing!
Veneers are a very effective form of cosmetic dentistry, making it both simple and relatively inexpensive to fix stained or chipped teeth High quality veneers that have been expertly fitted are a great asset to have. They should last for years, but only if you follow these five simple steps. HABIT #1: Quit the nervous biting. Many people absentmindedly chew on hard objects, such as pens, for whatever reason. While this is not particularly good for your teeth in any case, it’s particularly bad if you’ve got dental veneers. Although made to be tough and hard-wearing, porcelain dental veneers are still a little more fragile than natural tooth enamel. When they face off with hard objects like a pen, they will often be the loser, with cracking and general wear a real and…
6 Ways Top Beauty Experts Care for Their Sensitive Skin
More than 50 percent of women in the U.S. have sensitive skin, including some of the beauty industry’s top skin care experts. Here are the methods they use themselves to keep skin reactions at bay.
Dental Hygiene: Man With Gross Plaque On Teeth Visits Dentist Office After 10 Years
This is what happens to your teeth when you don’t visit the dentist for 10 years.
Meet Coast Dental’s Dentists in Moreno Valley, CA and Discover How to
Moreno Valley, CA (PRWEB) September 24, 2015 Meet general dentist Dr. Devin Ellis and discover how to replace missing teeth, repair broken teeth, reduce cavities, straighten crooked teeth, and re