Taking care of your oral health is not just about routine check-ups and brushing twice a day. The field of dentistry is constantly evolving, with new trends and technologies emerging to enhance the way we care for our teeth and gums. Check out our blog post where we share three new dental trends that you should keep an eye on!
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Whether you have dental crowns, bridges, veneers, or fillings, it is essential to maintain these restorations to ensure their longevity and effectiveness. Read our blog post for some tips on how to care for your dental restorations and preserve your radiant smile.
Overbites, crossbites, and other tooth alignment issues are very common. In the past, metal braces were the only way to get a straight smile, but today there’s Invisalign! Read our blog post to learn about Invisalign, including how long Invisalign typically takes.
Many people have some form of gum disease, which is an infection of the gums. When it’s not treated, this disease can lead to gum recession, bone loss, and eventually tooth loss! Read our blog post for a look at how to identify and prevent gum disease.
Veneers are a popular cosmetic dentistry treatment that can enhance the appearance of your teeth. They are thin, custom-made shells that are placed over the front of your teeth to improve their size, shape, and color. At Southwest Dental Care, we offer traditional veneers and DURAthin veneers! Read our blog post to learn about both options.
They say you are what you eat, but did you know what you eat can help brighten and enhance your smile? Take a look at our blog post where we highlight three foods that help brighten your tooth enamel and give your smile a healthy appearance.
Did you know the human tongue has an average of 2,000 to 8,000 taste buds? These taste buds allow you to enjoy food and drinks. However, the tongue acts more than a hub for one of the five senses. Check out our blog post to find out how important the tongue is for oral health!
Dental crowns are one of the most versatile treatments in dentistry. Read our blog post for a look at the process of getting a dental crown. We also discuss CEREC same-day crowns.
Many may be quick to think that dental issues stay contained in the mouth, but in actuality, the health of one’s gums, teeth, and even tongue is connected to overall health. Read our blog post to learn how dental health affects overall health.
Everyone should see their dentist for preventative cleanings and examinations twice a year. Take a look at our blog post for five good reasons to visit the dentist regularly.