28 May 2018
May 28, 2018

What Are Dental Sealants?

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Dental sealants are plastic coatings that are normally placed on the chewing surfaces of the back teeth. These teeth have grooves that can be deep and tough to clean, putting them at risk for plaque accumulation and decay. Fluoride treatments can help to protect all of the teeth in the mouth, but dental sealants provide.. read more →

The American Dental Association (ADA) recommends that everyone visit the dentist twice per year, or as directed by the dentist, for professional cleanings and dental exams. Yet many people put off seeing the dentist, whether due to finances, scheduling issues, or fear. If you have not seen the dentist in awhile, you might wonder what.. read more →

Although the majority of people today seek regular dental care, myths and legends about dentistry abound. Some myths run rampant across the internet, while others are passed down through families and friend groups. Here is the truth behind some of the most common dental myths.  Myth: If My Teeth Look Healthy, I Can Skip the.. read more →

Although early lasers were too crude to be useful in dentistry, that did not stop dentists of the 1960s from speculating about their future implications. Over the next decades, researchers have continued to hone and refine laser technology, and today’s lasers can safely and painlessly remove cavities and perform some types of oral surgery with.. read more →

Doctors and dentists have long known of a link between oral health and overall physical health. After all, the mouth is part of the body, and any infection in the body can lead to trouble in other areas of the body, or even systemic infections. Today, research shows that oral health i is strongly linked.. read more →