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Make a Great First Impression for Dental Crowns

You have two chances a year to get your dental questions answered in person and by a professional. Even though talking and an exam don't go hand-in-hand, you'll still have plenty of time to discuss dental concerns. If you're not sure what to ask the dentist, take a look at some of the most common questions patients have. Read More…

 

 

 

 

 

The Top Questions to Ask at Your Next Dental Visit

You have two chances a year to get your dental questions answered in person and by a professional. Even though talking and an exam don't go hand-in-hand, you'll still have plenty of time to discuss dental concerns. If you're not sure what to ask the dentist, take a look at some of the most common questions patients have. Read More…

 

 

 

 

 

 

First Loose Tooth Woes: How To Help Your Child

That first loose tooth is part of your child's natural process of growth and dental maturity. If you have a child or grandchild that experiences a first loose tooth or is on the cusp of this big event, read on to find ways to help your child better cope with and enjoy this rite of passage.  Read More…

 

 

 

 

 

3 Diseases That Affect Oral Health

Children often have a hard time understanding that their teeth are not invincible. For example, some parents may find that their children tear open plastic items — such as bags of chips or even toy packages — with their teeth instead of using their hands or a pair of scissors.  Read More…

 

 

 

 

Kids Tearing Open Plastic With Teeth? Here's What to DO

Children often have a hard time understanding that their teeth are not invincible. For example, some parents may find that their children tear open plastic items — such as bags of chips or even toy packages — with their teeth instead of using their hands or a pair of scissors.  Read More…

 

 

 

 

Are Your Teeth Stained From Tetracycline?

Have you had unsightly brown or gray stains on your teeth for as long as you can remember? You may have been given an antibiotic called tetracycline as a child. This antibiotic came into use in the 1950s and was prescribed to patients with acne, Lyme disease, malaria, and numerous other ailments. Read More…

 

 

 

5 Common Reasons a Tooth May Need to Be Extracted

No one wants to get a tooth extracted, but in some cases, doing so can be the best way to improve the overall health of your smile. While many procedures can save teeth or strengthen them, if these procedures don't work or if you aren't a good candidate for them, extraction may be necessary. Check out these five common reasons a tooth may need to be pulled.  Read More…

 

 

 

Baby Bottle Tooth Decay | Airport Road Dental Associates, PC

Although temporary, your child's baby teeth are always important to take care of. For example, baby teeth can get cavities just like adult teeth. Cavities in baby teeth can cause a host of problems, so parents should be proactive in caring for the cavities. Read more...

 

 

 

 

Drink Choice and Your Child's Dental Health 

Candies such as chocolate, gummies, and other sweets aren't the only culprits behend dental decay and other oral issues. Along with what your child eats, what they drink can also impact their overall mouth health.  Take a look at the beverages that they should consider avoiding and the ones to try. Read more...

 

 

Flossing:Tips for Healthier Teeth 

Flossing should be part of your regular oral health, but many Americans ignore this dental hygiene practice. A third of Americans don't floss at all, and even more than that only floss when they remember to. Read more...

 

 

 

 

 

 

Children and Dental Fillings: Frequently Asked Questions

Dental decay doesn't just affect adults. Nearly 20 percent of kids between the ages of 5 and 11, and 13 percent of teens age 12 through 19 have at least one untreated cavity, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control .  Read More...

 

 

 

 

Children’s Dental Hygiene: 3 Things You Need to Do ASAP

As a parent, you want to give your child a strong start in life. This includes establishing the foundation for good dental health as early as possible. Here are a few things you can do to help establish a high level of dental hygiene for your child. Read more...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Natural Ways to Boost Tooth Health | Airport Road Dental Associates

Even if you brush, floss, and regularly go to the dentist, you may wonder if you should do more for your teeth.  Read more...