What you eat can affect the health of your teeth

When it comes to proper dental care, most people immediately think of regularly brushing their teeth, flossing and using mouthwash. These are indeed important towards your oral health, but you need to take extra steps to ensure that your teeth are strong and free of infections. Dietary choices play a key role in overall oral health, and specific foods have been shown to boost the strength of the teeth, gums and jaws. [Read More]

Teeth Whitening With Dental Implants and Crowns: What You Need to Consider

Modern dentistry can be so remarkable that it's almost possible to forget that you've had work done. Whether you've had a dental implant or crown, in many instances only you and your dentist will know that something has been added to your smile. A key time when you might be reminded of this fact is when you want to whiten your teeth. Most teeth whitening options, whether it's a professional service or an over-the-counter product, get to work on your dental enamel. [Read More]

The Top Cosmetic Dentistry Procedure Today

For anyone who wants to look their best, cosmetic dentistry is rapidly becoming as important as a trip to the hairdresser or beautician, thanks to the gleaming white smiles of A-list celebrities. Cosmetic dentists deal with any dental procedure that's designed to improve the aesthetics of your teeth and mouth, and the list of tricks in their tool kits are staggering. A cosmetic dentist can make your teeth straighter, improve your bite and remove gaps between your teeth, do away with cracks and chips in damaged teeth and even apply new, tooth-like resin to worn tooth surfaces, all of which makes them quite popular in celebrity circles. [Read More]

A Brief Guide to Dental Abscesses

A dental abscess is a pocket of pus inside your tooth or gum, caused by a bacterial infection. It can be very painful and also can stop you from sleeping well. A dental abscess will not get better without treatment, may start to affect other parts of the body and may even result in loss of the affected tooth. Dental abscesses are a very common reason for people to visit emergency dentists, as they wait until the pain is unbearable and then require out-of-hours treatment. [Read More]