So, you have likely arrived here because your dentist informed you that you need your wisdom teeth removed. You’re also probably thinking to yourself: Do I really need to remove my wisdom teeth? Is it required of everyone to do, regardless if they aren’t causing any pain? Although each case is different, we are here to help explain why most dentists recommend removing your wisdom teeth and for what reasons they do so.
I’m sure you have visited your dentist in the past, had your cleaning done, and been told during the exam that you have a cavity in your mouth. You brush twice a day, floss regularly, and visit your dentist twice a year. Yet here you are, surprised by the fact you have a cavity. Sure you occasionally skip flossing,
Fluoride is a naturally occurring mineral that is found in our water and many of the foods that we consume. Every day we are awake, minerals are added to and lost from the enamel of our teeth simply by eating and living! One of these minerals, called fluoride, is very important when it comes to defending the teeth from bacteria.
Dental implants are one of the newest alternative in tooth replacement. The implant procedure consists of two stages: The placement of the artificial tooth root at our dental office, followed by the dental implant restoration performed by your family dentist. A benefit of visiting us here at Kingstowne Dentistry is that we have a specialist in-house who can place the implant so there’s no need for additional outside office visits.
If 2018 brought along with it New Year’s Resolutions to trim some pounds off your waistline, you’re not alone. In fact, losing extra weight is one of the most common resolutions people make each year.
On top of regularly exercising, weight loss is primarily attributed to making smart food choices in the kitchen.