Is Teeth Whitening Safe?

May 14th, 2017 admin Posted in Dental articles for patients | No Comments »

Yellow stains on teeth or untidy teeth is now history. One can now get teeth as white as pearl through teeth whitening on the Sunshine Coast. In the hands of experienced dentists, teeth whitening is now a safe process. Having teeth that are pure and white is something that everyone wants. Unfortunately, for most people as they age their teeth tend to become discolored. This yellowing is caused by many things including drinking cola, coffee, smoking, as well as eating certain types Read more [...]




Choosing The Right Supplemental Dental Insurance Plan

April 16th, 2017 admin Posted in Dental articles for patients | No Comments »

Supplemental dental insurance is not another kind of dental insurance by another name. You need to have a proper dental care insurance besides the supplemental one because the latter helps one cover the cost of such dental needs that are not covered either by your primary health insurance or the dental insurance. Many of the insurance plans do cover dental health but it would still leave out many expenses for which you'll have to shell out money from your own pocket. So, assuming that Read more [...]



How To Reduce Your Tooth Ache Immediately When You Have Sweet Tooth?

March 26th, 2017 admin Posted in Dental articles for patients | No Comments »

While it is common to have sweet tooth, the risk of getting tooth ache is also higher, this article will offer you some tips on immediate teeth relief for the sweet tooth group. Generally, toothaches are caused by tooth or jaw problems, such as a dental cavity, a cracked tooth, an exposed tooth root, gum disease, disease of the jaw joint (temporo- mandibular joint), or spasms of the muscles used for chewing. For people with sweet tooth, most of the time, the tooth ache is due to dental Read more [...]



Dental Care – Improving Your Smile With Dental Professionals Who Care

March 12th, 2017 admin Posted in Dental articles for patients | No Comments »

Professional dental care can be available through an experienced team that provides both general and cosmetic dentistry. Patients get bright, white and functional smiles through the use to the latest in dental technologies. If you are in need of a professional dental team that will provide you with the care, experience, and expertise you need whether the need is cosmetic on general dentistry, call the offices of a dental practice that has been practicing in the field for many years. Read more [...]



Become a Dental Hygienist

February 28th, 2017 admin Posted in Dental articles for patients | No Comments »

Dental hygienists are important members of the dental health care team who work with dentists in the delivery of dental care to patients.   If you have ever considered a career as a healthcare professional, the dental hygiene career might be right for you.  Dental hygienists are important members of the dental health care team who work with dentists in the delivery of dental care to patients. Hygienists use knowledge and clinical skills to counsel patients on dental hygiene care.  These dental Read more [...]



How To Reduce Your Tooth Ache Immediately When You Have Sweet Tooth?

February 5th, 2017 admin Posted in Dental articles for patients | No Comments »

Generally, toothaches are caused by tooth or jaw problems, such as a dental cavity, a cracked tooth, an exposed tooth root, gum disease, disease of the jaw joint (temporo- mandibular joint), or spasms of the muscles used for chewing. For people with sweet tooth, most of the time, the tooth ache is due to dental cavity. What cause dental cavity? After you have your desert or soda pop, if you do not really rinse your mouth or brush your teeth, so bacteria thrive in your mouth by feeding on food Read more [...]



What’s In Your Mouth?

January 22nd, 2017 admin Posted in Dental articles for patients | No Comments »

To understand what happens when your teeth decay, it's helpful to know what's in your mouth naturally. Here are a few of the elements: Saliva: Your mouth and teeth are constantly bathed in saliva. Although we never give much thought to our spit, this simple fluid is remarkable for what it does to help protect our oral health. Saliva keeps teeth and other oral tissues moist and lubricated, washes away some of the food particles left behind after we eat, keeps acid levels in the mouth low, and Read more [...]



Maintaining Good Dental Care Habits

January 2nd, 2017 admin Posted in Dental articles for patients | No Comments »

Your dentist is only a partner in your dental health. You need to do your part at home to keep periodontal disease at bay. Taking care of your teeth at home can help you maintain your dental health and prevent periodontal, or gum, disease from developing. Richard H. Price, DMD, spokesperson for the American Dental Association and a former clinical instructor at the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine, says regular home care should include daily brushing Read more [...]



Tobacco Use and Your Oral Health

December 26th, 2016 admin Posted in Dental articles for patients | No Comments »

It's no secret that smoking is bad for your overall health but using tobacco products can have serious consequences on your oral health, too. In addition to affecting your overall health, tobacco use and smoking can cause a number of oral health issues, ranging from oral cancer to discolored teeth. “You can get yellow teeth [and] a yellow tongue," says Thomas Kilgore, DMD, professor of oral and maxillofacial surgery and associate dean at the Boston University Henry M. Goldman Read more [...]



Teeth Whitening—Top 10 Myths

December 11th, 2016 admin Posted in Dental articles for patients | No Comments »

With all the information in ads, magazines and on the Internet about teeth whitening, but it is important to separate fact from fiction.  The Top 10 Myths about Teeth Whitening include:  All teeth whiten the same; Once my teeth are whitened, they will stay bright forever; Whitening toothpastes bleach teeth; Dental insurance will pay for tooth whitening. Teeth whitening is a common cosmetic dentistry procedure used to lighten or whiten the shade of the teeth.  Every year thousands Read more [...]