Your dentist in Warsaw usually recommends that all patients visit us at least twice a year. However, we understand that any number of things can keep you from seeing your dentist as often as recommended. Perhaps you have a fear of the dentist or life simply got in the way of scheduling your next appointment, either… Read more »
Gum Disease Linked to Colon Cancer: Know Your Risk
An updated study conducted by the American Academy for Cancer Research of nearly 43,000 people over several years has shown a potential positive correlation between gum disease and an increased risk of colon cancer. While the whole-body complications associated with gum disease, such as heart disease, aren’t new, the link to colon cancer is a… Read more »
Celebrate Spring With a “Spring Cleaning” for Your Teeth!
Spring is always an exciting season, especially if winter seemed to go on forever. The days become longer, the weather becomes warmer, families start to play outside, and the world becomes a little more colorful thanks to flowers and trees in bloom. Spring is also a time when many families embark on annual spring cleaning… Read more »
How Does COVID-19 Affect Oral Health?
By now, we’ve all heard of the term “COVID long-hauler,” which is used to describe patients who have recovered from COVID-19 but still experience some long-term side effects. However, did you know that your dentist in Warsaw is also seeing a slew of oral health complications in both adults and children who have contracted and recovered… Read more »
How Do I Choose a Toothbrush?
Buying a toothbrush can be a confusing process. Just consider how many rows and rows of brightly colored toothbrushes are at your local supermarket, each one claiming to give you the best clean or other promises of great oral health. If you’re not sure what you’re looking for, choosing a toothbrush can quickly become overwhelming…. Read more »
Do Dentists Recommend Using An Electric Toothbrush?
Do you use an electric toothbrush or do you stick with the manual kind? If you haven’t tried an electric toothbrush, you may be wondering whether the extra expense is worth it in the long run. Truthfully, there can be some pros and cons to each type of toothbrush, and the experts agree. So what… Read more »
Could This Healthy Treat Hurt Teeth?
You do everything you can to keep your family healthy. You make sure they eat well-balanced meals, get plenty of exercise, brush and floss their teeth regularly, and see their dentist in Warsaw at least twice a year. Yet, did you know that something considered healthy may be hurting your family’s teeth? Fabulous Fruits The USDA… Read more »
Let’s Talk Tonsil Stones: What Are They?
Have you or someone in your family ever had a tonsil stone? Are you curious to know what a tonsil stone even is? Let your dentist in Warsaw tell you a little bit about tonsil stones, what they are, why they form, and how you can help yourself should they happen to appear in your… Read more »
What Are The Ways to Straighten Teeth?
Most of us know that traditional metal braces can be used to effectively straighten teeth. While this treatment is most common in teens and young adults, braces can still be a great way for adults to transform the appearance of their smiles. However, if you’re looking to get straighter teeth without the use of braces,… Read more »
How Quitting Smoking Can Improve Dental Health
Smoking can be harmful to many parts of your body, including your teeth. It increases the likelihood of tooth discoloration, cavities, and oral cancer, among other things, so it’s no surprise that quitting smoking can improve oral health. If you currently smoke but are interested in quitting, let your dentist in Warsaw help you learn how… Read more »