Root Canal Therapy: Everything You Need To Know
What is a root canal treatment? A root canal treatment is a curative dental treatment. This involves taking the pulp and surrounding tissues of a tooth out and filling the area with a dental filling. It is one of the most common dental procedures and is usually a result of severe dental cavities. It is … Continue reading "Root Canal Therapy: Everything You Need To Know"
About Dental Implants And Their Benefits
Dental implants are the strongest form of dental restoration in the field of dentistry. These are titanium posts that are implanted into the jawbone and a crown is attached to this post. This is perfect to restore teeth for patients who have lost just one or two teeth. However, with all-on-4 implants and implant-supported dentures, … Continue reading "About Dental Implants And Their Benefits"
Why you should choose professional teeth whitening over at-home whitening
Professional teeth whitening is an expensive cosmetic dental procedure, which is why patients don’t consider getting it too often. The best alternative to professional teeth whitening is at-home whitening. However, there are certain flaws in at-home whitening that professional teeth whitening perfectly eradicates. The main benefit of professional teeth whitening is the fact that you … Continue reading "Why you should choose professional teeth whitening over at-home whitening"
How do I make my child’s diet safe for his or her teeth?
The food you feed your child can have a lasting effect on his or her oral health. In fact, diet plays a major role in whether a child develops cavities and decay, which can lead to many dental visits and potential tooth loss. So what should you feed your child to ensure he or she … Continue reading "How do I make my child’s diet safe for his or her teeth?"
Dental Fear in Children: Brought on by parents?
A study conducted in Washington State in 2004 and another conducted in Madrid, Spain in 2012 both reported findings that support a direct relationship between parents’ dental fear and their child’s fear of the dentist. The Washington study examined dental fear among 421 children ages 0.8 to 12.8 years old. They were patients at 21 … Continue reading "Dental Fear in Children: Brought on by parents?"
Pregnancy: What should I know about my oral care?
Dr. Franklin Rios and our team at Baymeadows Park Dental know this is an exciting time as you anticipate the arrival of your new little one. We want to take this opportunity to provide you with some important information pertaining to your oral health during pregnancy. Just as the rest of your body is changing, … Continue reading "Pregnancy: What should I know about my oral care?"