September 4, 2018
If you look up videos of parents helping their children pull out loose baby teeth, you may be surprised by how creative some parents get. From using a door tied to a string to using a Nerf bullet tied to a string, these methods can be entertaining to some. Of course, that doesn’t mean they’re the safest way to remove baby teeth. For one, these methods are not particularly sanitary. The last thing you want to do is introduce new bacteria to your child’s developing mouth.
Instead, consider these steps from a dentist in Lincoln to remove loose baby teeth safely.
August 21, 2018
Thanks to years of research, dentists now understand that oral health has the unique ability to inform us about the status of an individual’s overall health. Chances are that if something wrong is occurring in the mouth, it’s more than likely indicative that something wrong is happening in the body overall. This is just another reason why routine visits to the dentist are so important.
To learn how tooth decay can dramatically affect your overall health, keep reading!
August 16, 2018
People may think that they can get away with skipping dental visits, but their oral health is only going to catch up with them eventually. It won’t only be cosmetic issues that appear either; you can easily develop gum disease, decay, and even severe conditions like tooth loss and oral cancer. For these reasons, it’s always worth it to visit your dentist regularly for cleanings and exams.
Take a moment to learn more about these conditions in more detail!
August 7, 2018
Sometimes it can be difficult to find a dentist that understands that you have unique needs. This is especially true if you have a condition that puts you at higher risk of developing dental disease, including Type I and Type II diabetes. Whether you’ve been going to the dentist regularly or it’s been a few years, your dentist wants you to know that they take diabetes and dental care very seriously.
To learn how your dentist takes the extra initiative to help patients with diabetes, keep reading!
July 30, 2018
When we think about caring for our oral health, we usually think about brushing twice a day, flossing daily, and making regular visits to our dentist. But when was the last time you considered making adjustments to your diet? Did you ever stop to think that the foods you eat and the supplements you take can make a difference?
Today, your dentist offers five vitamins for teeth and gums that can really give you a healthy advantage against bacteria.
July 24, 2018
Teeth whitening has gotten incredibly popular over the years. While more and more dental practices are offering in-office whitening to help patients remove stubborn stains from their smile, not all whitening treatments are created equal. If you’re looking for the quickest and most effective solution to getting your smile ready for the school year or that big interview coming up, look no further than Boost! Whitening.
Keep reading to learn the many advantages you can expect from in-office whitening!
July 16, 2018
You may be thinking it’s been amazing these past few weeks. The summer sun has been shining and the kids love playing outside with the family. They’ve been spending time with friends and staying active. But now with the school year just around the corner, there isn’t much time left to confirm that their mouths are healthy and ready for yearbook photos.
That’s why your children’s dentist in Lincoln wanted to offer four reasons why it’s better to get them checked out now rather than after the school year begins.
June 20, 2018
With summer in full swing, your children are going to need some nourishing snacks to keep them going through the hot days and daily activities! While giving them healthy and balanced meals is important to their oral and overall health, we understand that they’re going to want snacks before their next meal.
To ensure they keep their oral health in check, as well as have a fun time, your children’s dentist in Lincoln has a few healthy snack ideas worth considering. We think you and your children will find them fun to make!
June 12, 2018
Weddings always come with their fair share of long-term planning. Choosing a location, sending out invitations, picking a catering company, and many other decisions take up a ton of your time. When was the last time you considered planning for your appearance, besides which suit or wedding dress to pick? If you’re like most couples and intend on having a professional photographer present, consider these steps on getting your smile “wedding-ready!”
Today, we’ll discuss the best steps to take and how a smile makeover can make a huge difference!
June 7, 2018
It’s unfortunate, but some dental practices will push patients to receive multiple treatments, even if they don’t necessarily need them. As a result, they end up getting cosmetic treatments they didn’t want. They may receive dental crowns when all they truly needed was a simple filling. This only costs the patient more money and time in the dental chair, even when their oral health was fine to begin with.
When you visit us, your dental office in Lincoln, you’ll quickly learn that “we treat you like family” is our philosophy.