Now that the holiday season is finally here, are you excited for all of the seasonal treats? With candy apples, cakes, pies, pastries, and numerous other sweets, it’s hard not to indulge during the holidays. But there are some steps you can take to keep your teeth safe during this season of sugar. Keep reading to learn some healthy holiday habits for your oral health from your dentist in Medford.
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November 4, 2018
October 18, 2018
When you’ve been having a stressful day at work, it’s so easy to pour yourself another cup of coffee. However, it can feel extra difficult to avoid the snacks you love, especially if your employer has just introduced an old-school popcorn machine to the break room.
That doesn’t mean you have to accept the fate of worse oral health. There are many ways you can mitigate your exposure to junk foods and other cavity-causing snacks. Here are three tips worth considering from a dentist in Medford.
October 9, 2018
Did you know that the average dental insurance plan mostly goes unused? According to the American Dental Association, the average American with dental insurance receives only $323 of dental benefits every year, despite having an average annual maximum of $1,250. That means you’re likely leaving about $927 of dental benefits on the table per year.
Luckily, a dentist in Medford is prepared to help you make the most out of the dental benefits you paid for. Keep reading to learn more about this issue and how to solve it!
September 2, 2018
Do you know what to do in the event of a dental disaster? Dental emergencies, as their name may suggest, are incredibly hard to plan for as you don’t know when they’ll actually occur. However, there are some tips you should know on how to handle a dental emergency. Knowing what to do when a dental disaster strikes is the best way you can prepare yourself for an emergency that hasn’t happened yet! Keep reading to learn what you can do to safeguard your smile from an emergency dentist in Medford.
September 1, 2018
Did you know dental fear affects around 20% of today’s population. If you’re afraid of the dentist, you’re not alone. Not many of us look forward to going to the dentist, but some skip their appointments all together. Dental checkups and cleanings are an important part of keeping yourself healthy through out the year and skipping them can affect your health negatively. Keep reading to learn tips on how to overcome your fear and visit your dentist in Medford today!
August 31, 2018
31In many ways, finding the right dentist in Medford is like looking for a job. Success means matching your needs and priorities to the options available. A practice that’s perfect for one household may be less than ideal for another. Fortunately, our area has many fine professionals from which to choose.
August 11, 2018
Once your implants have fully healed and your restoration is placed on top, it’s going to become increasingly difficult for you to recognize it from the rest of your teeth. Chewing will be easier, you’ll smile with confidence, and your friends and family won’t know the difference! With that being said, that doesn’t mean you can forgo your routine at-home care and dental appointments.
Even with successful implantation, your gums and surrounding teeth will need to stay healthy. Consider these steps on caring for your new dental implants in Medford.
July 16, 2018
Imagine you wake up one morning and your tooth starts to ache. Thinking nothing of it, you continue getting ready by brushing your teeth, showering, getting dressed, and making breakfast. The pain begins to subside, but as you drink your cup of coffee, the pain worsens. Now you’re starting to get worried.
When tooth pain appears, patients often aren’t sure when it’s time to get it addressed by their dentist in Medford. After reading this post, you’ll know exactly when it’s time to see him!
July 9, 2018
Dentists are always taking the time to learn more about their patient bases, as well as the rest of the country when it comes oral care habits. Thanks to increased dental health awareness and access to professional services, more people overall are visiting their dentist and performing at-home care. However, there’s always room for improvement.
Today, your dentist in Medford will go over research studies that look at the dental care habits of men and women in greater detail and determine once and for all who’s the most committed.
June 6, 2018
According to the Commonwealth Fund, 32% of US adults skipped routine dental visits in 2016. Are you among that portion of people not receiving the preventive care that helps you steer clear of tooth decay, gum disease, and other potential oral health problems? You should know that getting a checkup and cleaning every six months is vital for your oral and overall well-being. Keep reading to learn more about the importance of these appointments with your dentist in Medford.