Tooth decay in athletes is common. Athletes and oral health studies show that regardless of practicing oral hygiene, athletes have a high probability of experiencing oral health issues. Around half of athletes will experience tooth erosion, even with regular brushing and flossing. Even with 94% of athletes brushing and 44% flossing more consistently than the general public, they are still prone to gum disease and tooth degeneration.
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Although braces are known to improve a person’s smile, they can also cause a mouth ulcer. These ulcers in your mouth are not only annoying, but they can also cause infections since they are open wounds. Even though most infections are usually minor and go away naturally, they can become serious problems if the condition worsens. In this post, we’ll show you the steps to prevent and manage ulcers on your child’s mouth. Let’s get cracking.
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There are amazing ways to boost your self-confidence, limit wear and tear on your natural teeth. Plus, ensure the highest possible levels of social and professional marketability. This is by improving your smile. If you have large gaps. A significant under or overbite or other orthodontic issues, you may be self-conscious about how your smile looks. In this article, we’ll show you the FIVE basic principles of how to avoid failure in treatment. Let’s get cracking.
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The field of orthodontics is changing rapidly today as advances in technology provide new and better treatment options that can reduce treatment times and conserve natural resources, too. In this post, we’ll show you the brand new facts of your orthodontics and the environmental impact of your perfect smile. Now it’s time to show you what’s happening.
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If you have uneven teeth and want to have the issue corrected but you also need the act of repairing teeth, you may be wondering if you can address both issues at the same time. As with many dental issues, the answer depends largely on what precisely needs doing. Learning about your options will help you understand the proposed timetable for your treatment and make you feel more confident in the process. In this post, we’re going to show you what to do when you need to repair teeth before your orthodontic adventure. Let’s dive right in.
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Curious about removing braces yourself? You’ve worked hard on achieving a better smile over the past few months or years. Now, however, you’ve decided that it is time to get those brackets off of your teeth so that you can get back to enjoying your normal life. While it is common to get frustrated waiting for your orthodontic treatment to be done, you must also understand that there are definite risks involved with removing braces yourself. In this post, we’re going to show you why you shouldn’t. Let’s dive right in.
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Hey everybody, this is Dr. Jono from Gluck Orthodontics in Nashville Tennessee.
It’s about 5:15 in the morning and I’m up working on a presentation. We’re giving a big presentation tonight after work to some of the hygienists, and I’m putting the finishing touches on it. So I’ve got a little bit more to do before we start the workday, get that done and then get dressed and get off and going. So this is another day in the life of an orthodontist.
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Quality of life considerations with wearing braces. According to research, one of the first things people tend to notice about other individuals is their smile. And that’s why so many people are interested in perfecting their teeth. From teeth whitening to bonding, there are several procedures that can improve your appearance. One of the most popular ways to improve your smile is by having your teeth straightened. If you’re interested in getting braces, then there are several things you should consider – especially when it comes to how they’ll affect your quality of life.
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You are already aware of the benefits of regular body exercises, but did you know that exercising is beneficial to your face? A smile constitutes one of the easiest means of transferring your emotions. As such, smiling is a skill that requires mastering and constant improvement over time.
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Now that you’ve had braces placed on your teeth, you likely have a sizable number of questions about how to properly take care of these braces as well as your teeth for the duration that you are supposed to wear them. Maintaining good oral hygiene is essential towards ensuring that your smile looks beautiful once the braces are taken off. The following will answer such questions as “How do I keep my teeth clean with braces?” and “How many times a day do you clean your teeth with braces?“ Read more…