For much of March and April, most dentists across the country were only treating patients with dental emergencies in order to keep patients away from crowded, potentially germ-filled emergency rooms due to COVID-19. These days, many dentists are currently in the process of opening back up for regular appointments like cleanings and cosmetic treatments. However, your appointment won’t proceed quite the same way it did before COVID-19 struck. Here is how you can expect your dentist appointment procedure to go.(more…)
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May 13, 2020
March 29, 2020
When a dental emergency occurs and you don’t know what to do, your first thought might be to visit the emergency room. While it might make sense to visit an emergency room for care, an emergency dentist is actually better equipped to handle more dental issues. Furthermore, in the time of COVID-19 where medical resources are stretched thin, choosing a dentist can actually be a much safer option for your own safety as well as the safety of those around you. Here’s why!(more…)
February 11, 2020
According to the Centers for Disease Control of Prevention, gum disease is one of the most common oral health problems among Americans, affecting one out of every two people. This condition can cause a variety of symptoms and is incredibly important to treat before it reaches its more advanced stages, which could result in issues as serious as permanent tooth loss. With gum disease treatment in Vienna, you can ease discomfort caused by this disease and possibly even reverse the symptoms completely. Read on to learn how to treat this common preventable condition and get your oral health back on track.(more…)
January 5, 2020
Believe it or not, but 2020 is already underway. As you kick-start the year with a list of New Year’s resolutions, is a healthy smile one of your goals? Now is the perfect time to establish better habits to invest in your oral health to promote your overall wellbeing. Besides a new routine at home, don’t forget to visit your dentist for a checkup and teeth cleaning in Vienna. Here are 4 tips to achieve a healthy smile this year.
October 5, 2019
In 2009, dental hygienists dubbed October as National Dental Hygiene Month, a time of the year for patients to optimize their oral health by tweaking their at-home routines and scheduling their family’s dental checkups in Vienna. While preventive dental care seems all about taking care of your pearly whites, it also ensures your overall wellbeing. Read on for four oral health tips to celebrate October.(more…)
April 12, 2019
Over the past 10 years, the number of new oral cancer diagnoses have increased by 30%, and researchers forecast the growth trend to continue, as the number of new cases is expected to sore above 50,000 this year. The goal of dentists around the country is to reverse the current momentum by encouraging patients to visit their local dentist for an oral cancer screening. As you read on, learn about the disease and how early detection and treatment saves lives!
March 4, 2019
Recent data shows that when you first meet a person, one of the main traits that will be noticed is the condition of your teeth. If you have smile flaws, that means you run the risk of making a poor first impression. When you work with the right cosmetic dentist, though, you can receive the aesthetic improvements you desire, but first, you have to find the right professional to work with. Read on to discover 5 key questions you should ask a prospective dentist.
February 4, 2019
If you’re like most people, then you have a busy and hectic life. Therefore, it’s easy to put your oral health on the “back-burner.” A local dentist says that could spell big problems down the road, though. Read on to learn about 5 warning signs of declining dental health that you should pay close attention to.
January 11, 2019
Throughout the day, you notice that your mouth feels dry, but it’s fairly easy to disregard. After all, you’re busy with work, errands, and getting the kids to their activities. A dry mouth isn’t a big deal, right? Well, if it is dry most of the time, it may be more serious than you thought. You could have dry mouth. Get all the information you need to know about it from your Vienna dentist. (more…)
December 9, 2018
Want to make 2019 a great year for your teeth and gums? One way to start is by following these tips from a dentist in Vienna. Each of them can help to prevent cavities and safeguard your gums.