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Is Holistic Dental Hygiene Different?

Is Holistic Dental Hygiene Different? Taking good care of your teeth and gums does more than help ensure you have a bright, white smile. A healthy mouth and healthy body go hand in hand. Good oral hygiene and oral health can improve your overall health, reducing the risk of serious disease and perhaps even preserving your memory in your golden years. [...]

6 Signs Your Fillings Are Affecting Your Health

6 Signs Your Fillings Are Affecting Your Health Most people will get at least one dental filling during their lifetimes. Fillings are used to repair everything from broken teeth to damage from cavities. Fillings can be made from many different materials, such as porcelain and composite. One type of filling, silver or amalgam, always contains [...]

7 Holistic Dental Hygiene Tips

7 Holistic Dental Hygiene Tips There are many ways in which you could reduce those visits to the dentist for fillings, root canal, extraction and other procedures! With holistic dental hygiene practices, you will bring your health to the next level and you could be able to keep your teeth both beautiful and healthy for [...]

How Holistic Dentistry Differs from Traditional Dentistry

How Holistic Dentistry Differs from Traditional Dentistry Let's just start by saying that both traditional and holistic dental practices are staffed by educated and experienced professionals devoted to helping their patients maintain good oral health. However, the guiding principles of care and the ways in which that care is delivered varies significantly between one dental [...]

Gum Grafting Alternatives

Gum Grafting Alternatives Any number of factors could cause gums to recede. The condition could be related to heredity, aging, poor dental hygiene, overly vigorous brushing, periodontal disease, bruxism, trauma, or even abnormal positioning of teeth, just for example. Regardless of the cause of gum recession, however, you need to address the problem in order [...]

Holistic Dental Health Quick Tip

Holistic Dental Health Quick Tip Quick tip 1: If you have silver or amalgam fillings, don’t use any mouthwash or toothpaste with hydrogen peroxide in it.  Peroxide can be found in whitening toothpastes and mouthwashes, and some like to use the good old brown bottle which can assist in healing inflamed gums. But with amalgams, [...]

Holistic Dental Cleaning

Holistic Dental Cleaning If you see a dentist regularly, as most of us have been doing since our teeth started coming in, you might not think much about the service you receive. So long as your teeth are healthy and your smile is bright, you probably assume the service is just fine. Whether you're going [...]

Benefits of LANAP Laser Gum Surgery Treatment

Benefits of LANAP Laser Gum Surgery Treatment When you are faced with the news that you need gum surgery, you may be understandably concerned. Naturally, you don't want diseases like gingivitis or periodontitis to go unchecked. Not only does gum disease jeopardize the health and the foundation of your teeth, gum disease is linked to [...]

What is the Safe Protocol for Removing Amalgam Fillings?

Amalgam fillings, often referred to as silver because of their silvery appearance, are a combination of several types of metal, including silver, tin, copper, and most notable of late, mercury.  This type of filling has technically been deemed safe for use by the FDA, but the material has recently come under review because of the [...]

Chao Pinhole Gum Rejuvenation Explained

Chao Pinhole Gum Rejuvenation Explained Many adults (and even some children) suffer from receding gum lines. This condition is not only embarrassing and unsightly, marring once-beautiful smiles, but it can also be hazardous to your oral health. When gums recede, you also lose the supporting bone which can potentially jeopardize the long term health of [...]