Mt. Holly Family Dentistry
March 13, 2018
So, you’ve just been told that you need a tooth extracted because decay has set in too far and neither a filling nor dental crown will suffice. Understand that extracting teeth is your dentist’s last resort, but sometimes it’s necessary for your oral health. That’s why your dentist in Westampton is discussing what you can expect during your treatment and what aftercare will entail.
Extractions are one of the most common and straightforward surgeries your dentist performs, so just know that you’ll be in good hands.
March 4, 2018
Invisalign in Mt. Holly is a great solution for treating poor bites and teeth misalignments. When you compare the treatment to traditional braces, it truly is night and day. Clear aligners are removeable, transparent, and they let you retain your current image. However, it doesn’t mean that you’ll be able to keep every single habit you had before you started using Invisalign. Certain habits should be avoided to prevent interruptions in the realignment process or your aligners from changing your appearance.
February 17, 2018
Have you been experiencing intense pain in one of your teeth? Does it seem to stop you in your tracks? Maybe it happens when you bite into some food or drink liquids. Then there are other times where the tooth just seems to hurt without provocation. If so, you may be suffering from advanced dental decay that requires more than just a filling to correct. In fact, you may need root canal therapy in Mt. Holly. Learn what this method of restoration entails, how it’s performed and why your dentist may recommend it.
February 10, 2018
It’s a typical morning for you. Your alarm rings and you hit the snooze button four or five times before you finally emerge from your bed. After gathering yourself enough to stand, you meander into your bathroom to brush your teeth and then it happens. While cleaning your ivories, you notice blood trickling down your teeth and some in the bristles of your toothbrush. Now you’re wide awake and concerned – what could be the cause of your bleeding gums? Your dentist in Westhampton says this may be an early sign of gum disease. Learn more about this condition and how to fight it, as you continue reading.
February 2, 2018
Who doesn’t want to have a bright and brilliant smile? We’re talking about the kind that lights up the room when you enter. To achieve this coveted look, you may consider a multitude of methods, but how do you know which is actually effective? Thankfully, you don’t have to remain in the dark because your dentist in Westhampton has answers. In addition, he’ll provide his professional insight about whitening toothpastes and explain why the in-office method is the best option for you.
January 14, 2018
If you’re looking for a new dentist in Westhampton, you know that it’s important to find one that stands out among the rest of the practices available in the area. You need a practice that will cater to your needs, provide advanced services and technology, and ultimately respect your time. Learn more about why you should consider choosing our local practice to call your dental home in this week’s blog post.
January 6, 2018
Have you noticed that no matter how much sleep you get, you still feel lethargic throughout the day? Do you also find it hard to concentrate and focus? If you have these symptoms, your dentist says that you may be suffering from sleep apnea of Westamptom and need to immediately seek help. As you continue reading, you’ll learn why this condition is nothing to snooze on and the ways available to address it.
December 27, 2017
A good night’s rest can make you feel like a superhero! If it’s been a while since you’ve had that amazing experience, you might have sleep apnea in Mt. Holly. It can seriously downgrade the quality of your nightly shuteye, turning the everyday routine into a drag. Many people, though, don’t realize just how serious the consequences of this condition can be. Here are just a few examples of how sleep apnea can take a wrecking ball to your well-being.
December 18, 2017
What’s the worst part about going to your dentist? If you answered, “the shot,” then you’re not alone. Many people delay or even neglect getting dental treatment because they hate getting that necessary shot of anesthesia that numbs them before the procedure. Well, thanks to modern science, you don’t have to worry about that anymore. At your dentist in Mount Holly, we use a technology known as Single Tooth Anesthesia (formerly called The Wand) to make dentistry as painless as possible. Would you like to learn more about this nifty gadget?
November 26, 2017
You order some tea at your favorite café, but you’re a little too eager to enjoy that steaming cup of herbal delight. You take a sip, and — ow! You get an unpleasant shock when the searing hot liquid scalds your tongue. Or maybe you just had oral surgery and are bleeding a bit after your procedure. Fortunately, these types of wounds heal quickly. Have you ever wondered why your mouth makes such a speedy recovery after it’s injured? Your dentist near Lumberton is here to explain.