In 2016, several publications emerged with the topic surrounding lack of benefits from flossing.
Many dental patients are curious about Invisalign vs braces. Whether you’ve been considering orthodontic treatment for yourself or for your teen, Invisalign has and continues to often be the preferred choice for achieving that perfect smile. Why? We’re glad you asked! We have your “in” to the outstanding, modern, innovative way to straighten teeth without having to hide your heavy metal.
Discussions of sugar and dental health usually come with cautionary tales and warranted warnings. After all, it has been proven that sugar is what leads to the bacteria that cause tooth decay. We also happen to know that untreated tooth decay affects more than 2.4-billion people worldwide, and an added 743-million individuals have been reported as having periodontal disease.
Five Teen Dental Care Practices that Are On Fleek and Easy to Keep!
Did you know that according to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial research, 20 percent of children between the ages of 12 and 19 have untreated tooth decay? Another report by the American Dental Association (ADA) reveals that teens have some of the highest rates in tooth decay overall, tend to have poor nutritional habits, and an increased chance of traumatic injury and periodontal disease. Teen Dental Care can go a long way in ensuring your teen is practicing best oral hygiene practices in a modern world with safety and success.
Motherhood is not for the faint of heart.
With busy schedules full of carpools, play dates, and errands it’s challenging enough to simply get through a day! And for first-time moms, there’s the added pressure of diving into all the challenges of new motherhood. Whether you’re deep in the trenches of a packed schedule, or simply navigating a new baby, we’ve got you covered on tips for best newborn dental health to motivating teen oral hygiene.
It’s never easy to find a new orthodontist. Keep in mind some of these important tips and factors in your decision-making process.
Starting a clean slate with a new orthodontist can seem like a daunting task, especially if you’ve taken the time to build a rapport with your current one. But it’s important to find for yourself (and your teeth) the perfect professional that fits all of your individual requirements. Here are some things to keep in mind as you narrow down your choices of orthodontic offices in your area.
Spice up your dental care routine with some music!
Your smile is more than just a first impression. Our teeth play an important role in our digestion, our speech, and our overall health. When our smile has been neglected it can have adverse reactions in other areas of our body. Teaching the value of proper oral health to young children helps them develop healthy dental care habits early on. Parents play an essential role in their kid’s dental health journey, and as a family dentist, we are honored to be a part of that journey. Not only can we able to teach young children about the importance of keeping their smile healthy, but we get to partner with parents in their oral health journey as well.
The dentists at Hospital Dental Group are among the best of the best. Learn more about them here!
At Hospital Dental Group, our goal is to bring you the best dentists in Hartford, Connecticut. That’s why our three resident dentists work so well together – their experiences, skillset, and passion for their profession take the practice to the next level. But if you’re looking for goofy, contagious personalities, look no further than dentist Dr. Antoliy Ravin! Here are some fun things to know about Dr. Ravin, both inside and outside of his practice.
Don’t let your busy schedule affect your dental health!
The average American family seems to be busy all the time. With both parents working, coordinating schedules seems to be the only way to get the kids and parents across town to the right destination during the week. From basketball practice, soccer practice, dentist appointments, dance class, doctors appointments, and everything in between, wouldn’t it be nice to have the family arrive at an appointment together, instead of in 2 different locations?