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Needle-Free Anesthesia and Anesthesia Alternatives

From your standpoint, you can probably come up with a valid list of reasons to skip your next dental appointment. From the sound of the drill to the smell of sterile gloves, it’s not hard to develop unpleasant associations with the dental chair. But with more and more dentists using needle-free anesthesia as an alternative to giving local an...

Dental Fear and Dental Phobia: What’s the Difference?

For many people, the mere thought of going to the dentist triggers feelings of anxiety and fear. The Anxiety Disorders Association of America estimates that around 15 percent of Americans - over 45 million people - suffer from dental anxiety or dental phobia and it is probable that many more not included in this figure would identify themselve...

Bad Breath Remedies: Simple Ways to Freshen Up

Bad breath, also known as halitosis, may be caused by a number of factors. We all know that pungent foods such as onions or garlic can cause less-than-fresh breath, but dry mouth, periodontal disease and tobacco use can also contribute.Bad breath can also be caused by bacteria that feed off of food particles and other debris that stic...

How to Floss

You probably know that brushing alone won't take care of your oral hygiene -- you hear it all the time from commercials, your dentist, probably even from your mother. You probably know they're all right, too.With regular dental cleanings, your dentist can help prevent the crevices between your teeth from becoming a playground for...

How to Take Care of Your Dentures

Proper care of your dentures may help you avoid unnecessary, and costly, emergency denture repair. The health of your mouth also depends on how well you care for them. Use this guide to help ensure that your full or partial dentures are kept in tip-top shape.Brush Your Dentures DailyGood oral hygiene habits...

Dental Crowns

Although permanent teeth are meant to last a lifetime, it's easy to let them go. Not brushing is one way to surrender your teeth to ; skipping regular dental visits is another. Truth is there are several things that can make the health of your teeth go awry -- which is why a dental crowns are such a common . Given how many people have dental cr...

Laser Gum Surgery

High-Tech Solutions We take our gums for granted. Yet they're the unsung heroes of our mouths. The soft cushion that nestles the teeth must be properly cared for as part of your regular regime to foster a healthful mind and body. Gingivitis, which is classified as mild periodontal disease, can be remedied quite e...

Tooth Scaling and Root Planing

Nobody plans on getting gum disease, but it happens -- to most of the population, in fact! Like cavities, gum disease is caused by a buildup of  bacteria, resulting in . Over time, dental plaque and its cohorts will creep beneath the gum line, forming "pockets" between the teeth and gums. The larger these pockets grow, the...

Sedation Dentistry

Are you one of those dental patients who has a hard time getting through your dental appointments because of dental anxiety? Or does your fear of dentists keep you from visiting the dental office at all? A great sedation dentist can help put your fears at ease. Sedation dentists are trained to reduce or eliminate the dental fear and anxiety th...



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