Tag: Preventive Care

What Can I Do in a Dental Emergency?

May 1, 2020

What can I do in a dental emergency, since many dentists are closed due to the current pandemic? Here’s what you need to know to navigate dental care while following recommendations for COVID-19. Don’t Panic First of all, Dentists are offering urgent care services to dental patients if a dental emergency should arise. You can know what to do in a dental emergency, so don’t let fear or panic take over. Know your options, make a plan, and be...

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How Lifestyle Affects Oral Health

April 1, 2020

Oral Health is an important part of a healthy lifestyle. It can affect your work life, relationships, and many other aspects of your lifestyle. But your lifestyle also affects oral health. Here are 5 ways you can improve your oral health by making healthy lifestyle choices! Avoid Unhealthy Beverages and Drink more Water Many delicious drinks we also love can adversely affect oral health. The caffeine content in many sodas and the sugar and acid...

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Are Dental Cleanings Preventive Care?

March 2, 2020

We often hear that preventive care is important. Our insurance companies, doctor’s offices, magazines, articles all tout preventive care. But what is preventive care for dental health? And how often do you need things like dental cleanings and x-rays? These are important questions that must be answered to ensure that your oral health is the best it can be! What Is Preventative Care? Preventive dentistry includes things such as: - Sealants -...

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