Why Can’t I Smoke After A Tooth Extraction?

Posted by:

Having a tooth extracted always prompts a multitude of questions concerning the aftercare of the extraction site. But, one of the most common concerns involves smoking or using a straw. Both these activities require a sucking motion, which is best avoided during the first 24 to 48 hours following tooth extraction.

Continuing tobacco use immediately after a tooth extraction puts you at risk for a condition called “dry socket” as well as other concerns. The healing process ...

Continue Reading →
0

The What, Why and How of Root Canal Treatment

Posted by:

root canal treatmentRoot canal treatment is one of the most feared dental procedures. People are usually nervous about their first root canal treatment because of the procedure having a reputation for being long and complicated. Patients who understand why the treatment is necessary and what’s going to happen during the procedure are usually much calmer and less fearful about ...

Continue Reading →
0

Should You Throw Out Your Mouthwash?

Posted by:

Visit the mouthwash aisle at a local pharmacy and you will be greeted with claims of plaque-fighting, bad-breath- busting, teeth-whitening, almost-magical solutions. These colorful liquids hold no magic, but they do have significant benefits. Dentists swear by them, but some critics are not convinced with these claims. Let’s look at the pros and cons of mouthwashes.

The Pros

Mouthwashes help in:

  • Fighting gum disease and significantly reducing the chances of ...
Continue Reading →
0

Dental Health for Children – Childrens Dentist in Kenosha, WI

Posted by:

A Few Questions That You Might Have Regarding Your Child’s Dental Health

Your child’s health is definitely one of your first priorities, and there’s no denying that their overall health is linked to their dental health. So without much ado, let’s have a look at some of the questions related to your child’s dental health.pediatric dentistry kenosha

Are infants affected by tooth decay?

Continue Reading →

0

Child’s Dental Health

Posted by:

A Few Questions That You Might Have Regarding Your Child’s Dental Health

Your child’s health is definitely one of your first priorities, and there’s no denying that their overall health is linked to their dental health. So without much ado, let’s have a look at some of the questions related to your child’s dental health.dental care for children

Are infants affected by ...

Continue Reading →
0
Page 5 of 8 «...34567...»