Posts Categorized: General Dental Articles

The Oral Health Benefits of Chewing Gum

It may come as a surprise to hear our dental office in Warsaw supporting something found in the candy aisle. But when it comes to gum, we actually recommend that our patients consider chewing it occasionally. However, not just any gum will get our seal of approval. Gum containing sugar, high fructose corn syrup, or… Read more »

How to Deal with Losing a Filling

Dental fillings are an incredibly common type of dental restoration used to treat cavities and decay. In fact, nearly 91% of Americans between 20 and 64 have at least one dental filling. While dental fillings are strong and can last for many, many years, there are still some things that can cause a dental filling… Read more »

The Importance of Sharing Your Medical History with Your Dentist

We know that the paperwork you’re required to fill out when you visit a new healthcare provider can be a hassle. We also understand that it may be tempting to rush through these forms. However, there’s a reason all of your doctors, including your dentist in Warsaw, ask for all of that information. Because when… Read more »

What All Seniors Need to Know About Their Oral Health

Getting older is a natural part of life, and as we age our healthcare needs tend to change. Oral health is no different. Our dental office in Warsaw is committed to protecting smiles through every stage of life, and this month we want to dedicate our blog to the seniors of our community by providing… Read more »

Play Hard & Protect Your Smile

Each April, several dental associations join together to sponsor National Facial Protection Month. The goal is to raise awareness on the importance of wearing a mouthguard while participating in sports. As the weather warms up and more and more people start playing sports, its timing couldn’t be better. At our dental office in Warsaw, we… Read more »