Signs Your Cosmetic Dentistry Is Necessary
27 January 2017
One of the things you may notice on your dental insurance is an area for medically necessary cosmetic procedures. You may be wondering what this refers to and what procedures may fall under this categorization. Knowing this information could mean the difference between not having enough money for the procedure or not being able to have the procedure covered by your insurance at all. Here are some signs that your planned cosmetic dentistry procedure is necessary.
Welcoming a Baby? What Every New Parent Should Know About Dental Health During the First Year of Life
17 January 2017
With a whirlwind of preparations to make before the birth of a new baby, many parents give little thought to what their child's dental health needs will be during infancy. Since their infant's teeth will not be expected to erupt for several months, many may believe that they can safely put off the question of oral health until that time. But even a child who does not yet have visible teeth can benefit from basic dental-care routines beginning at birth.
2 Prosthodontic Treatment Options For A First Premolar With A Frontal Chip
5 January 2017
The first premolar tooth starts the grinding down of food that finishes with the rear molars so you can swallow safe, small pieces of food. A first premolar with a chip on the front or outward face of the tooth can cause you difficulties in chewing and grinding while causing discomfort and cosmetic concerns.
There are a few different prosthodontic or cosmetic dentistry techniques that can correct a first premolar with frontal chipping.
Do You Know What Coffee Is Doing to Your Oral Health?
29 December 2016
If you start your day with a cup of coffee, you're not alone. Over 80 percent of adults enjoy not just one cup of coffee, but around three cups a day. Have you taken the time to consider what drinking coffee might be doing to your oral health? If not, you should investigate.
Coffee Can Cause Discoloration
When drinking a cup of coffee, the last thing you want to do is spill it on your clothes.