Any conversation about oral health has to include at least a mentioning of the two pillars that it stands on: oral hygiene and preventive dentistry. These are two very simple aspects of your dental wellness that require little more than some discipline and consistent effort. That’s why your dentist in Dublin has taken the time to discuss 5 easy ways to maintain excellent oral hygiene at home. Keep reading to learn what they are.
Distinctive Smiles of Dublin Blog
January 25, 2018
January 15, 2018
When it comes to making a lasting impression, one of the surest ways is to flash a brilliant, bold and beautiful smile. Studies show that one-third of Americans notice your teeth before any other feature, and 24% say that it’s the part of the face they remember more than anything else. But what matters the most is the fact that it’s the part of your face that you focus on and want perfected. That’s why you’ve decided to make a change. You know that you deserve to have the smile of your dreams, but just need the right direction to get there. That’s why your local professional has decided to weigh in and discuss the benefits of visiting a cosmetic dentist of Dublin.
January 5, 2018
One of the highlights of the fall season for you is Ohio State football. You’re eager to see what type of team Urban Meyer is going to display inside the “Horseshoe.” When you go to a game you have a set routine, including certain snacks that you munch on. At your last outing, though, you had an experience that concerned you. You bit down into your favorite gridiron delight only to have excruciating pain shoot up one side of your face. This wasn’t just the discomfort of brief sensitivity; it was significant pain that really got your attention. Your local dentist says that this could be a sign of severe tooth decay and that you may need root canal therapy of Dublin. Learn more about what this procedure entails and the signs that you may need it.
December 15, 2017
Although you live in a time zone that’s an hour behind New York, you still like to watch the “Big Apple” drop to start the new year. You have a little ritual that you’ve created where you mentally review all the things you’ve resolved to accomplish in the upcoming year. The list includes the usual suspects: to get in better shape, reduce debt and travel more. These are all reasonable goals, but your Dublin dentist wants you to consider a very practical aspiration: to achieve and/or maintain excellent oral health. Discovers some ways to manifest this.
December 7, 2017
For quite some time now you’ve been suffering from missing teeth. Yet, you still have faint memories of the days when you would smile endlessly and were considered the life of the party. But, after you lost your teeth, you also lost confidence. Since then, you’ve been hesitant to take photos, speak in public or eat the foods you love. But, the time has come for a change. You want your old life back, but you’re unsure about which route to take. Your dentist recommends dental implants of Dublin as the best option for returning your smile and confidence to where they should be. Explore several reasons why this is the best route for you.
November 29, 2017
If you’ve ever slept next to a loved one and had them roll over and breathe in your face, you know about bad breath. Usually, morning breath is solved with a quick fix—brushing your teeth as soon as you wake up! There are certain instances where you may still experience unpleasant breath even after cleaning your teeth. If this is the case, you may have chronic halitosis (persistent bad breath).
Your dentist in Dublin knows how much chronic bad breath can debilitate you in your daily life and wants to help you solve it. Learn more about how to fight the causes of chronic halitosis in this week’s blog post.
November 16, 2017
Is your partner usually nudging you a few times throughout the night, telling you to quit snoring? You wonder, “Will I ever wake up fully energized and rested?” These could be a few of many signs of a serious sleeping disorder, obstructive sleep apnea.
If you’re not sure this is an accurate diagnosis, your dentist is here to explain the most common symptoms of sleep apnea and help you receive sleep apnea treatment in Dublin.
October 9, 2017
X-rays play an important part in all parts of the medical field, including dentistry. They let your dentist take a look at what is going on beneath the surface so it’s easier to spot problems before they develop into something major. But do you really need dental x-rays to maintain good oral health, and are there any risks involved with x-rays? Your dentist in Dublin is here to explain what you should know about this diagnostic tool.
October 5, 2017
Paying for dental care is a significant factor in many families’ budgets. Dental insurance helps to make preventive and necessary restorative treatments more affordable — and, depending on your plan, you may be eligible for up to $1,500 worth of care from your dentist in Dublin if you are insured. Most dental insurance plans are set on an annual calendar, however, and they won’t roll over to 2018. That means any unused benefits are at risk of expiring when the clock strikes 12 on New Year’s Eve!
September 30, 2017
We’re learning more about the strong link between oral and overall health every single year — and the need for regular dental care is more apparent than ever. Dental insurance can help pay for things like gum disease treatment, and having it makes six month checkups and cleanings absolutely free. But do you really understand the ins and outs of your insurance plan? Most people don’t. Your dentist in Dublin wants to change that. Keep reading to find out everything you need to know about dental insurance!