When you look in the mirror and you smile, what can you say about the shade of your teeth? Do you have a very white smile? Or, do you realize that when you compare the current vibrancy of your teeth to what they once were, your smile is stained? If you’re dealing with discoloration, then you may find yourself wondering where smile stains come from, why they’re there, and what in the world you can do to revive your grin into a dazzling, brilliant feature! It may seem like a huge obstacle but our Austin, MN team is pleased to inform you that we can get to the bottom of your staining and help you fix it, too!
You know that we offer dental implants, which will most certainly get you out of a serious jam, when you have lost one or more teeth and you need replacements. Furthermore, implants offer an exceptional route toward recovering your complete smile, which means you get to feel like you again, as your usual daily life goes back to normal (and your smile looks and feels the way it should). With that said, it would be even more wonderful to avoid tooth loss! Did you ever realize that there are some particularly serious hazards that crop up this time of year? Enjoy the cooler months without losing your teeth with our Austin, MN team’s helpful advice!
You are already well aware that the main reason you should say yes to dental work that repairs your smile (or that you should say yes to repairing damaged work you have already received) is that it helps you protect your grin. It lets you enjoy a complete, structurally sound smile that helps support your oral health. However, if our Austin, MN team were to ask you to explain what this really means, what would you say? If you know that this is all very significant and are even happy to follow through with cosmetic or restorative care, or other repairs, but you don’t know why it’s important, let’s talk it through!
You have likely looked up recently and realized that somehow, summer has ended and we’ve already stepped our way into fall. While you may define this time of year with lots of warm memories and excitement about the festive times to come, our Austin, MN practice wants to ensure you’re also keeping sight of some other important details. Once fall hits, time often seems to fly by, as there’s so much going on between now and the final day of the year. To ensure your dental health stays the course (and you don’t miss out on anything essential), we remind you that it’s time to check in on your dental insurance benefits!
You may hear quite frequently that you need to be careful about eating too much sugar because it’s bad for your teeth. You hear that you should be careful with acidic foods and beverages as well because … they’re bad for your teeth. Even though you can say with certainty that these things can damage your dental health, if we were to ask you how each of these harm-causers creates damage and what type of damage it creates, you may realize you don’t have any answers. Our Austin, MN team would like to fill in the blanks for you, so you see the bigger picture with ease! Hint: It’s all about acid erosion!
Oh, no! Yesterday, your mouth felt perfectly fine, just like it usually does. However, today, you’ve got a bit of a gnawing ulcer in your mouth, known by the common name we all know as canker sore. It’s not something you want to deal with but once it arrives, it’s certainly going to make its presence known, which leaves you feeling curious in all sorts of ways. Have some questions you would really love for our Austin, MN team to answer for you? Let’s get going!
Remember when you were a kid and you were told just what you had to do to avoid cavities? However, here you are, a grown up and you realize you are dealing with tooth decay, as you wonder what you’re doing wrong and what you could be doing right? Instead of feeling like you must be missing out on some huge, all-powerful secret, remind yourself of something important: It’s often about getting back to basics that you have simply accidentally lost sight of. In even more exciting new, our Austin, MN team can help you make this a reality with easy reminders!