Why Dentists Recommend Cone Beam CT Scans
15 July 2015
Dental cone beam computed tomography (CT) is a special imaging procedure that is increasingly popular with dentists and orthodontists. Dental cone beam CT scans offer several benefits over other imaging techniques, allowing dentists to accurately diagnose and deal with a range of conditions. Learn more about how cone beam CT scans work, and find out why this technology is so beneficial in modern dentistry.
How cone beam CT scans work
4 Tasty Breakfast Recipes That Will Keep Your Teeth White Between Dental Visits
1 July 2015
When it comes to keeping your teeth white between dental visits, you don't have to resort to expensive chemical-laden treatments that are found aplenty on store shelves. Instead, put nature to work for you and maintain a shining smile with the help of simple, fresh foods that you may already have in your kitchen. Here are four tasty breakfast recipes to try that will keep your teeth fresh and white all year long:
Leukoplakia: Causes, Treatments And Prevention
16 June 2015
If you've noticed some odd different colored patches in your mouth, you may be wondering what exactly they could be. Particularly if you're a smoker or tobacco chewer, the sudden appearance of these patches may have you worried. What you may have is a condition called leukoplakia. Although leukoplakia is usually not serious, it can be a sign of something more serious. Here you can learn what leukoplakia is, what causes it, how you can remedy it and what preventative measures you can take to ensure it doesn't reappear as often.
2 Ways You Might Be Causing Dry Mouth
27 May 2015
If you are like most people, you might take your spit for granted. Although saliva might just seem like meaningless liquid, it can actually help to wash away food particles and germs in your mouth, mitigating tooth decay and reducing bad breath. Unfortunately, without adequate levels of saliva, you might be letting your teeth bask in dangerous bacteria. Look at this list below for two ways you might be unintentionally causing dry mouth, and how you can fend off trouble down the road: