Category: Preventive Dentistry

More Than a Dental Cleaning

Your biannual dental appointments are an essential component of your overall oral health. If you want to maintain the appearance and function of your teeth throughout your lifetime, you should make visits to your dentist every six months. During this time, your dentist or dental hygienist will professionally clean your teeth, but the cleaning isn’t… Read more »

The Link Between Your Halloween Treats And Tooth Decay

If you eat more candy than usual, say, around Halloween time, this could lead to a higher risk of tooth decay, whether you’re a kid or a grownup. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t still enjoy your Halloween fun! In today’s blog, your Omaha, NE, dentist will explain what you can do to avoid cavities… Read more »

How We Improve Bite Function

Poor bite function means there are issues with how your smile fits together, and this strain could cause inflammation, wear and friction, discomfort, and the onset of serious oral health issues. Fortunately, your Omaha, NE, dentist knows how to help improve bite function with a custom oral appliance!

How A Cleaning Protects Your Smile

In our last blog, we explained how a checkup is great for smiles of all ages, from kids to adults. In today’s blog, we want to continue this theme and look at another essential procedure offered in the same visit: dental cleanings. A simple cleaning from your Omaha, NE, dentist is critical for protecting smiles… Read more »

Stronger Smiles With Better Brushing And Flossing

When you take time to care for your smile each day, you help strengthen your teeth and gums, and hold off serious problems like cavities or even gum disease. However, to do so you need to brush and floss correctly! In today’s blog, your Omaha, NE, dentist will explain how to maintain better brushing and… Read more »

Is Visiting The Dentist Safe?

Many people have put off visiting our office out of concern for their safety. After all, movie theaters, restaurants, and other in-door areas are often recommended by experts to be avoided. But what about the dentist? Well, since your Omaha, NE, dentist has always followed strict health and safety protocols to keep the area clean,… Read more »

Why Do We Need Professional Checkups And Cleanings?

As we start the process of opening and returning to our normal treatments, we would like to look at the importance of a routine checkup and cleaning. These preventive visits help reduce the risk of issues like cavities and gum disease, and also fight bad breath and more! In today’s blog, your Omaha, NE, dentist… Read more »

Tips For Avoiding Gum Disease From Home

Did you know that poor oral hygiene could not only cause cavities, but lead to the onset of poor gum health, including gingivitis and periodontal disease? In today’s blog, your Omaha, NE, dentist is looking at how you can improve your oral hygiene habits at home, and lower your risk of developing serious gum issues… Read more »

Don’t Let Your Snacks Endanger Your Smile!

Did you know that the foods and drinks we consume could increase our risk of developing cavities, and even issues like gingivitis and gum disease? In today’s blog, your Omaha, NE, dentist explains how sugary and starchy choices could mean cavities and toothaches, and how to choose better options for your smile when you go… Read more »

Does Stress Lead To Teeth Grinding?

If you have high levels of stress, then you could become more likely to develop bruxism, an issue in which we frequently grind or clench our teeth. But how does stress lead to teeth grinding, and what steps can you take to protect your smile? In today’s blog, your Omaha, NE, dentist is looking at… Read more »