Nobody likes pain, but it isn’t all bad. It tells you that something is wrong, so you can get help. Pain in your teeth can be scary and it isn’t always clear why it’s happening. Check out our blog post where we discuss whether or not tooth pain should be considered a dental emergency.
There are so many reasons to floss your teeth, no matter how much you dislike doing it. At Edgewater Dental Arts, your oral health is our passion. Come see us today for a 6-month cleaning and exam. And don’t forget to unwind that floss every day!
Energy drinks pose special risks for teeth because they are both sugary and acidic. Plus they are consumed when your mouth is dry and saliva isn’t present to help offset the sugar. Read our blog for more info. Good oral hygiene and regular professional cleanings help make up for some bad food and drink choices to call today for an appointment.
Have you ever had a mouth ulcer? Or you may be more familiar with one of its most common forms: a canker sore. Unlike cold sores, these lesions appear somewhere inside your mouth. They can be quite painful and can make daily activities like chewing your food or brushing your teeth difficult. Read our blog post to learn about the causes of mouth ulcers.
When’s the last time you replaced your toothbrush? If you can’t remember that’s probably not the best sign. Many people end up using the same toothbrush for far longer than they should. Check out our blog post for advice on when you should replace your toothbrush.
You know brushing is crucial. And flossing is important. But what about mouthwash? There’s a debate in the dental world about whether or not mouthwash is actually good for dental health. Read our blog post for answers to the mouthwash debate!
As part of your effort to make sure the end of 2019 ends on a good note, we want to remind you to use your dental benefits before 2020 arrives. Many with dental insurance will be facing a “use-it-or-lose-it” situation, and we don’t want you to be on the “lose it” part of that equation. Read our blog post for details on what you need to know.
Maybe you’ve already decided to get dental implants and you’re wondering how long you can expect them to last. Check out our blog post to find out what affects the longevity of dental implants and what their average lifespan is.
You definitely don’t want to deal with gum disease. Aside from the inconvenience and discomfort it can cause you, it can actually lead to some pretty serious consequences not just for your dental health, but your overall wellness, too. Check out our blog post for a look at the most common symptoms of gum disease you should keep an eye out for.
If you’ve been hiding your smile, it may be time for a smile makeover. If you’ve never heard of this service, it’s a full restoration of your smile, giving you a new and improved look that will leave a lasting impression. Read our blog post to learn more!