Not all toothpastes are the same. There are many different brands that saturate the oral healthcare aisle at the store, but there are actually different kinds of toothpastes that help with various problems you may be having with your teeth and gums. So, with the variety of brands and advantages each product claims they have, how do you know which one is best for you and your family? Keep reading to find out why toothpaste may not be a one size fits all situation from your family dentist in Hiram.
Distinctive Dentistry Blog
October 5, 2018
October 4, 2018
Traditional dental crowns have been used to correct flaws and decay in smiles for years using a two-appointment process. However, due to recent technological advancements, you can now get crowns designed, fitted, and placed in the same day. Dental crowns in Hiram are restorations that caps or encircles the visible part of your tooth. So, what’s the difference between traditional crowns and same-day crowns? Also, is one better than the other? Keep reading to learn the answer from your local dentist.
September 14, 2018
Did you know that an estimated 3 million people in the U.S. have at least one implant and an additional 500,000 implants are placed each year? Implants have become such a popular way to replace missing teeth because they look and feel more natural than any other option. They also have a success rate of 98%, which is reassuring for anyone who invests in an implant. But although 98% is very high, implants still occasionally fail for multiple reasons. If you’re interested in dental implants in Dallas GA and would like to know how to increase your chance of success, keep reading for 5 great tips below!
September 5, 2018
Did you know that an estimated 36 million Americans have lost all of their teeth? And out of that 36 million, around 90% wear dentures. It’s no wonder that dentures are such a popular solution for missing teeth – they’re a great way to restore both your smile and self-confidence. But even with the many benefits that dentures in Hiram offer, they can still be difficult to get accustomed to (especially at first). Fortunately, there are some great tips and tricks for adjusting to life with dentures – keep reading to learn about 5 of the best!
August 19, 2018
If you are like one-third of adults, you probably do not like the appearance of your teeth. To get the smile of your dreams, you know that your cosmetic dentist in Dallas can help. To make visiting your dentist affordable, you pay monthly premiums for your dental insurance. While your benefits do cover the cost of cleanings and checkups, there are limitations for cosmetic services. Depending on the type of treatment and the reason it is needed, your policy may pay for a portion of the procedure.
May 25, 2018
Imagine if every time you showered, you stood with only the right side of your body inside the shower. Your right side would get clean each day, but the left side would never get clean. No one would ever dream of doing that, right?
Yet, that’s what most people do each day with their oral hygiene. Even if someone has great brushing habits, but they neglect to floss, they’re leaving behind a lot of plaque and bacteria that can cause both oral health and overall health problems. As any family dentist in Dallas will tell you, flossing removes the bacteria that a toothbrush just can’t reach. Keep reading to learn about four of the biggest consequences of not flossing!
May 11, 2018
If you’re looking for a way to transform your smile, you’ve probably come across porcelain veneers in Hiram. Whether you have chips, cracks, gaps or stains, they’re a wonderful option that can give you the smile of your dreams in just two appointments. But as with any investment in your smile, you want to make sure you choose an option that won’t stain and is easy to maintain. Fortunately, porcelain veneers meet both requirements!
In this blog, you’ll find out what makes porcelain stand out from other materials and why it’s such a fantastic cosmetic choice that will look great for many years – with a little care and maintenance!
April 17, 2018
Have you ever noticed that in movies from just 25 years ago, many of the actors and actresses have less-than-perfect smiles? It really stands out in comparison to movies made today where practically everyone has a perfect set of pearly whites!
It’s also not only celebrities that have perfect smiles these days. It seems that everyone you come across has gorgeous, white teeth. So what’s changed in recent years? Two words: cosmetic dentistry. As a cosmetic dentist in Hiram, we’ve been able to offer a greater number of easy, affordable options for transforming your smile than ever before! So if you’d like to know how you can take advantage of these modern cosmetic procedures, keep reading to learn more!
April 4, 2018
Let’s face it: It’s easy to take our teeth for granted. We go about our daily lives generally eating whatever we want and don’t give our hard-working teeth a second thought. But when there’s a problem, we quickly realize just how valuable our teeth are! If you’ve ever been faced with losing teeth due to large cavities or fractures, you’ve probably been thankful that they can be restored with dental crowns in Hiram. But how exactly do they benefit you and what should you do if a crown breaks? We’ll address each of those topics below, so keep reading to learn more!
March 28, 2018
Great dental care takes more than two visits to your local dentist in Hiram. You must take diligent care of your smile while you’re at home, too!
That’s why we felt it was necessary to cover a few things that you could be doing from the comfort of your own home to keep your smile in great shape. Continue reading to learn more about perfecting your dental hygiene routine at home.