Posts Tagged: oral care

Is Fluoride Safe During Pregnancy? Dr. Gallegos Answers The Most Frequently Asked Questions
08/13/2019

Is Fluoride Safe During Pregnancy? Dr. Gallegos Answers The Most Frequently Asked Questions

Fluoride is a natural mineral that builds strong teeth and prevents cavities. It’s an essential oral health treatment. Fluoride also supports healthy tooth enamel and fight bacteria that harm your teeth and gums.  It’s especially helpful if you’re at higher risk of developing dental caries and cavities. These occur when bacteria builds up and forms…
Top 5 Whitening Toothpastes Celebrity Dentists Love
08/07/2019

Top 5 Whitening Toothpastes Celebrity Dentists Love

Our daily lifestyle is filled with things that readily stain teeth. From coffee to blueberries or wine, they are so many that it’s impossible to avoid consuming some. However, half of Americans believe a smile is the most memorable feature when you first meet someone, according to the American Association of Cosmetic Dentists, even more,…
5 Big Reasons Why Deep Dental Cleaning Is Crucial for Healthy Teeth
08/01/2019

5 Big Reasons Why Deep Dental Cleaning Is Crucial for Healthy Teeth

We all want healthy teeth, but we still tend to skip our regular dental appointments. In fact, 42% of Americans don’t see a dentist as often as they’d like to. We all know that good at-home oral hygiene is crucial for keeping teeth and gums healthy.  However, even if have the absolute best dental care…
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Dental Implants
07/25/2019

6 Frequently Asked Questions about Dental Implants

Tooth loss has always been a main oral health concern. In fact, frightening statistics show that more than 36 million Americans don’t have any teeth and 120 million are missing at least one tooth. The numbers are expected to continue growing despite the improvements in dental care. Most common causes of tooth loss are decay,…
8 Possible Reasons for Toothache
07/24/2019

8 Possible Reasons for Toothache

There is nothing more aggravating than tooth pain. It could be so severe that it may cause overall distress. Toothaches make you feel weak and miserable and just really ruin your day. You might experience difficulties when eating or drinking which makes it even more frustrating. In fact, there are some frightening statistics of oral…
7 Facts About Teeth Whitening That You Should Consider
07/22/2019

7 Facts About Teeth Whitening That You Should Consider

Teeth whitening is among the most important aspects of your good-looking smile. It has been a part of cosmetic dentistry for a long time now. Many people have made it a part of their dental care. It’s a simple step that can completely transform your smile and make you more confident about it. Whitening seems…
Porcelain Dental Veneers: Celebrities’ Secret to a Perfect Smile
07/18/2019

Porcelain Dental Veneers: Celebrities’ Secret to a Perfect Smile

Have you ever looked at celebrities wondering how they all have these perfect smiles? Even if you try whitening and taking the best oral care possible, somehow you still don’t get the same result. Frustrating, isn’t it? What do they do differently and can you have the Hollywood smile as well? Well, keep on reading…
What You Need to Know About Dental Implants
07/16/2019

What You Need to Know About Dental Implants

A person’s smile is one of the main things that really impact his confidence. Missing teeth will not only make you feel self-conscious but can cause oral health problems. This tends to be the biggest frustration of people when it comes to their smiles. Not long ago, the only solutions to missing teeth were removable…
When Do You Need to Consider Braces?
05/30/2019

When Do You Need to Consider Braces?

Have you ever wondered whether or not to get braces? If you aren’t sure that you need them, here we’ll go through some reasons why people of all ages consider getting braces. When is the right time to consider getting braces? For children around the age of seven orthodontists are most likely to determine if…