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Extract your tooth or save it

When a tooth gets infected and you’re in a lot of pain, seems like that extracting it is the only solution. But let’s not jump to that conclusion just yet. Tooth extraction might be the easiest and quickest solution, but it might not be the best in the long run. Many people don’t know the…

Tooth extraction – What to eat and what not to eat

You may think that tooth extraction is a simple and short process. Well, technically speaking it is. The actual process of tooth extraction doesn’t take as long as the aftercare. Tooth extraction involves a long chain of events in which you have to take care of the extraction site for a couple of weeks. Over…

How often should we brush our teeth

How often should we brush our teeth

The foundation of good oral hygiene is brushing your teeth properly and regularly. If you stick to a good daily routine of brushing and flossing, you will have a bright smile for longer, you’ll have less problems with cavities and won’t have to visit your dentist so often. How many times a day should we…

Swollen gums – Cause and treatment

Swollen gums – Cause and treatment

Painful gums are not only uncomfortable but can also give you reasons to worry. But, read and tender gums don’t always mean that you’re having dental problems as this is quite common. Gum inflammation can be caused by many things. Sometimes, even switching to a new toothpaste. We’ll discuss the possible causes of gum inflammation…

Dental implants myths debunked

Dental implants myths debunked

If you’re missing a few teeth, then your dentist will recommend to opt in for dental implants. And they are the best solution for this problem. However, many people hear different stories and myths about implants which make them hesitant. But before making a decision, you should check the facts and information. So what are…

Benefits of having braces

Benefits of having braces

If you want to improve your smile through an Orthodontic treatment, having braces is inevitable. Opting in for braces is not always an easy decision and many people deter from it for various reasons. Usually people say NO to braces because of the cost but they often neglect the positive sides and benefits of braces….

Why is saliva important for your oral health

Why is saliva important for your oral health?

Not many of you know, but saliva is probably the most important and most neglected factor in your oral health. Proper amounts of saliva are crucial for good oral health, less cavities and good digestion. Let’s see what are the main roles and benefits of saliva and what should you do if you produce too…

Care after dental implants

Care after dental implants

Many people that are considering having dental implants are also worried about the recovery time and how to care for them after the procedure. Here are some helpful tips. Just like every patient is different, the recovery time after dental implants can also vary. But a general rule is that the recovery is based on…

Sleep Apnea and treatment options

Sleep Apnea and treatment options

Do you wake up in the morning feeling groggy? Does your spouse or partner complain about your snoring, which can sometimes be so loud that they are forced to sleep on the couch or in the guest room? Do you maybe experience lack of concentration and headaches during the day? These all can be effects…

Dental sedation for children

We all know how children can be when it’s time to go to the dentist. After all, when we were young, we also didn’t like to go and were pretty apprehensive. But keeping your teeth healthy is important, especially at a young age. In order for dental appointments to go down and smooth as possible, some…