Dental hygienists see it all, from people with perfect teeth to those who haven’t seen a dentist in years. In truth, most people fall somewhere in between. A hygienist does a lot of the hard work before your dentist takes a look at your teeth.
As your child visits the dentist and begins to get his or her adult teeth, you will hear about dental sealants. Dental sealants are a quick, easy, and relatively cheap solution for preventing cavities, and we recommend them for most people.
Many people have the perception that a root canal is a very dangerous and scary process. But on the contrary, a root canal is a very smooth and bearable procedure — and one that many save your tooth.
To help put you at ease, get to know your dentist, Dr. Klooster, on a more personal level. We asked him five questions so we could share more about him.
Chewing gum seems like an excellent way to get minty fresh breath after lunch, or whenever you don’t have access to a toothbrush. However, gum can sometimes cause more problems than it solves. Is gum good or bad for your teeth? The answer is: it depends. Gum can be good or bad for your teeth, depending on the way it …
Gingivitis is not common among our Holly Springs patients, but it’s an important problem we watch for. Gingivitis is an inflammation of the gums, especially the gingiva, which is the part of your gum around the base of your teeth. Gingivitis is the first stage of gum disease, which is why it’s important to take it seriously. The good news …
As members of the Holly Springs community, we’re excited to attend and support local events. We thought we would share some things we’re looking forward to this year.
More people are trying teeth whitening to get a brighter smile, but what methods work? Here are the three main ways to whiten your teeth.
The two most popular options for replacing teeth are the dental implant and dental bridge. Both have their pros and cons, so you just have to pick the solution that’s best for you!
Parents struggling to get their children to brush must turn to creative ideas to make brushing fun.