Next year is just around the corner, and if you’re like many others, you’re probably still working on a list of resolutions for 2021. Have you thought about adding a healthier smile to the lineup? There is never a better time than the start of a new year to begin taking better care of your teeth, and your Chesterfield dentist shares some simple and practical ways you can do it.(more…)
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December 29, 2020
December 10, 2020
The end of this year is only a few days away, and your calendar has probably already started filling up with a myriad of plans and events for next year. If you’re like most people, you live a busy life, and it can be easy to put self-care on the backburner. However, if you’ve been wanting to straighten your smile, now is the time! Plus, you don’t have to deal with a mouthful of metal, and it’s more affordable than you might think. Keep reading to learn what your experts on Invisalign in Chesterfield have to share about why you shouldn’t wait any longer to begin Invisalign treatment.(more…)
November 4, 2020
You pay your premiums every month, and your vaguely know that dental insurance is important. But do you understand how it works? If all of the technical-sounding words your insurance company uses are confusing to you, you’re not alone. Many Americans don’t completely understand their benefits and end up overpaying for their treatments as a result. Read on as your dentist in Chesterfield gives four tips to help you maximize dental insurance benefits.(more…)
October 13, 2020
If your dentist has recommended a root canal in Chesterfield, an overwhelming sense of dread may have washed over you. You might even choose to delay the procedure because you aren’t in any pain. Despite their bad reputation, you don’t have anything to fear. Root canal therapy can save your tooth from an extraction, even if you aren’t currently in pain. Believe it or not, a toothache isn’t the only symptom of an infection. Instead, here are 5 common signs the endodontic treatment might be in your future.
August 18, 2020
Getting dental implants in Chesterfield can change your life after tooth loss. Naturally, you’ll want to take every precaution to make sure the procedure is a successful one. The first step is picking the right dentist for the job. There are many factors to consider – such as experience and location – but one aspect that absolutely cannot be overlooked is the level of technology at the practice. When it comes to dental implant placement, finding a dentist who uses a cone beam scanner could be the key to ensuring the success of the treatment!(more…)
July 31, 2020
Are you using dentures as a replacement for your missing teeth? They can be lifechanging if they are fitted properly. In fact, it was predicted that 41.23 million Americans were wearing dentures in 2019. However, there are many signs that could indicate that your dentures aren’t a correct fit and are instable. Fortunately, there’s a solution. Continue reading to learn from your dentist about the indications that your false teeth are ill-fitting and how dental implants can help stabilize your dentures in Chesterfield.(more…)
July 7, 2020
How are you passing the time during the COVID-19 quarantine? Many people are using self-isolation as an opportunity to improve themselves. One trend that is becoming increasingly popular as the world stays home is mail-order orthodontics. While they may seem like a convenient and affordable way to straighten your smile, you can easily find yourself stuck in the COVID-19 quarantine with teeth that are damaged and even more crooked than before! Here are six reasons to avoid mail-order braces and wait to visit your dentist for Invisalign in Chesterfield instead.(more…)
May 27, 2020
Even though you are going back out into the world after weeks of sheltering in place, maintaining proper social distance remains important to prevent the spread of COVID-19. That means trying to keep at least six feet away from people at all times. If you’ve scheduled an appointment with your dentist in Chesterfield, you’re probably wondering: is it even possible to social distance and receive care? Surprisingly, it can be done during most parts of your dental appointment. The following article details the policies dentists are using to implement social distancing guidelines in their offices, as well as what they’re doing to protect you when it’s not possible.
May 15, 2020
As Americans slowly start returning to work, they are thinking about how to keep themselves and the people around them safe from COVID-19. Using face masks and maintaining proper social distance are part of the new normal. Since the start of the pandemic, your dentist in Chesterfield has been working with their team to find ways to protect patients from the virus while providing care. The result of these efforts is a series of new policies for the staff to follow that minimize the spread of germs inside their office. If you’re interested in learning more about them, keep reading!
April 27, 2020
Do you know where to go to get treatment for a knocked-out tooth? Recent studies show that many people spend unnecessary time and money going to the ER for dental emergencies instead of their dentist. However, in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s more important than ever to know where to turn for serious issues with your smile. Read on to find out when and why you should call your Chesterfield emergency dentist instead of going straight to the ER.