When a cavity or damaged tooth develops a deep dental infection, your dentist will likely recommend a root canal and follow-up care. Here at Arkansas Family Dental, we teach our patients that preventative dental care is the most effective method for preventing dental infections, disease, and other … [Read more...] about FAQ: The Ins and Outs of Root Canals
As adults age, maintaining oral health shifts to concerns of restorative care and disease diagnosis. In contrast to the dental concerns of children and young adults, senior dental care for senior adults becomes more focused on restoration over prevention. Although teeth stop developing after a … [Read more...] about The Evolution of Teeth, Part 4: Tooth Development in Seniors
Permanent adult teeth need regular dental care to sustain a healthy smile and cosmetic procedures can provide long-term solutions to a variety of dental issues. Healthy dental habits learned throughout childhood can be sustained into adulthood with a comprehensive oral hygiene routine. Permanent … [Read more...] about The Evolution of Teeth, Part 3: Tooth Development in Adults
Even when you feel physically well, your mouth could be telling a different story by revealing some warning signs of possible disease. When the inside of your mouth becomes sore or painful, chances are, it's trying to tell you something, and several conditions could be oral warning signs of bigger … [Read more...] about What Your Mouth is Telling You – Symptoms & Warning Signs of Possible Diseases
The theme of this year’s World Oral Health Day is “Celebrating Healthy Smiles” with the tagline “Eat, laugh, kiss, brush, whistle, rinse, chew… for a healthy mouth!” World Oral Health Day is celebrated every year around the world on March 20, to emphasize the importance of good oral hygiene and … [Read more...] about Laugh, Kiss, Whistle, Brush, and Chew For World Oral Health Day!