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Everything You Need to Know About Dental Implants

Everything You Need to Know About Dental Implants

Missing teeth can be uncomfortable. It’s normal for a person to feel self-conscious while smiling, eating, or being in public if they’re not happy with their appearance. And avoiding social events can dramatically impact a person’s confidence and daily activities. At...

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How to Enjoy Halloween, While Keeping Those Smiles Bright!

While you want your child to enjoy Halloween and the treats that come with it, you also may be concerned about the effect that Halloween candy will have on their teeth. This blog will tell you how to make Halloween fun while still keeping those smiles healthy and...

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Cracked Tooth? – A Guide to Recognize, Treat, and Prevent

Are you finding that it has become difficult to eat or drink food that is very hot or very cold? Do you avoid biting down on one side of your mouth to chew due to a painful tooth? If you answered yes to either or both of these questions, you may have a cracked tooth....

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Eating After Wisdom Tooth Removal: What to Look for and Avoid

The wisdom tooth removal surgery itself is not at all painful. However, there can be some mild pain following the surgery, which is why you should be extra cautious about what you put in your mouth following the surgery. Certain foods and drinks can prolong healing,...

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How to Prevent Dry Socket After Wisdom Teeth Removal

You may not be able to avoid getting your wisdom teeth pulled, but you can prevent unnecessary pain and irritation following the surgery. One of the most inconvenient dental conditions that develops after wisdom tooth extraction is dry socket. Dry socket occurs when a...

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How Does Kombucha Affect Your Teeth?

How Does Kombucha Affect Your Teeth?

This post was written by Dr. Kayee Ho Herzberg from Ken Caryl Dentistry in Littleton, Colorado. If you're ever in need of dental services in the shadow of the Rockies, be sure to visit Dr. Herzberg and tell her that Dr. Bill (her classmate at University at Buffalo...

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Veneers and Crowns: Everything You Need to Know

Your smile is often the first thing that people notice about you, so ideally, you should be flashing a beautiful one. Unfortunately, few people have naturally perfect teeth because, well, life happens. You may have teeth that are discolored, misshapen, cracked,...

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What Does Your Daily Soft Drink Cost Your Smile?

What Does Your Daily Soft Drink Cost Your Smile?

Pop and soft drinks have quickly turned from an occasional treat into an everyday beverage for many Americans. As a result, the amount of tooth decay and other diseases caused by the acids and sugar in these drinks have increased. Surprisingly, the biggest consumer of...

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April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

April is Oral Cancer Awareness month, which has been in effect for nearly 20 years. According to the Oral Cancer Foundation, approximately 49,750 people in the U.S. are diagnosed with oral cancer each year. 132 people are diagnosed each day, and one person will die...

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