As an adult, your daily dental hygiene has likely become routine after years and years of brushing, flossing, visiting us for preventive care, (and repeat). However, when it comes to ensuring your little one feels positive about dental care, you may not feel so certain about your daily efforts. Rather than worry about your influence thus far, we encourage you to test your habits. If you’re a bit mixed up regarding any aspect of best practices for your little one, you can quickly tweak your daily approach, so your child feels positive and excited about maintaining a health smile.
Have you given much thought to what might go wrong if you participate in sports? Perhaps you are already well aware what might happen because your child received a hard blow to his or her smile with an elbow or a softball. Whether you, your significant other, or your little ones are involved in athletics that may potentially result in a strong impact, we are ready to protect your smiles with mouthguards. Not sure why you might need this preventive solution or what to expect? The more you learn, the more quickly you will feel excited at how simple it is to keep your smile in one piece.
Has the idea of saying, “yes” to dental sealants for your child crossed your mind? Has this fleeting thought left just as quickly as it arrived because you’re not quite sure what to make of sealants or what you can expect from them over the course of several years? Fortunately, we can say with confidence that this is something you should take into serious consideration for your child because sealants offer wonderful advantages. Learn more about this preventive care treatment and you will find that protecting your little one’s developing smile is much simpler than you may have imagined.
If you grind your teeth you are not alone. In fact, you are one of over ten million people in the United Sates who experience bruxism, or the chronic grinding/clenching of the teeth and jaw. Are you wondering, “How do I stop grinding my teeth?” Fortunately, there are treatment options available to help patients who routinely grind their teeth.
Do you have trouble sleeping? Do you often feel exhausted during the day? Over ten million people in the United States suffer from a disorder known as obstructive sleep apnea, or OSA. There are a wide range of symptoms and health complications related to OSA. Fortunately, treatment is possible.
Even if you have a general understanding of what it takes to keep your smile clean and healthy, you may be missing out on some important details that can enhance your daily and long-term habits. For instance, are you sure about whether you’re brushing your best? Are you making the most of your preventive care visits? Rather than hoping for the best, you can simply do your best every day by considering some simple and very effective tips for maintaining an immaculate grin.
You probably ask yourself questions on a regular basis about the products you choose for just about every aspect of your life. When it comes to protecting your teeth and gums with preventive care, you may feel at a loss regarding which products to purchase – you may even wonder whether it makes a difference at all. First, we can say that there are certainly good and not-so-great options available to you, so it’s important to use a thoughtful approach. We are also happy to report that learning all about choosing the right toothbrush (and more) is pretty simple once you get the basics down.