Cottonwood Dental Group Blogs
At Cottonwood Dental Group, we aim to not only provide excellent, comprehensive dental services, but also to educate our patients about proper dental care. We want to help you by giving you the information that you need to maintain the health and beauty of your teeth. Read our blog posts today.
Baby Teeth… Do they just fall out? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, tooth decay or “cavities” is the most common chronic condition of childhood and responsible for the most absences from school. In addition, the American Dental Association states that children with tooth decay are more likely to have tooth decay
The idea of getting fillings strikes fear in the hearts ofmany people. But it’s nothing to be afraid of or ashamed of—sometimes, evenpeople with the best dental habits need fillings, due to cavities or dentaltrauma. We’ll take a look at what to expect when fillings are neededto alleviate some of that anxiety: Why Fillings Are
Are you concerned about bad breath? Maybe your tongue is the culprit. The tongue is a muscular organ in your mouth that is imperative for speech and also helps manipulate food and drink for swallowing. It is covered in tiny papillae that help you taste your food. These areas can trap bacteria and residual food
Common Early Childhood Dental Diseases Toddlers and Children are highly susceptible to dental disease. It is important to address these issues to maintain optimal health as the mouth is the gateway to the rest of the body. An unhealthy mouth can lead to other healthy issues in the body. It is important to take top
Same-day crowns are one of the restorative dental services that we’re proud to offer! But do you know what this procedure involves, or if it’s right for you? Let’s get into the nitty gritty of porcelain crowns: What Are Dental Crowns? A dental crown is simply a cap that is placed over a damaged tooth or implant post to
Is there anything that’s more attractive than a dazzling white smile? Some people might find dull or discolored teeth as a small matter, but what can you do if you feel like your smile is too dingy to show off? Consider professional teeth whitening. There are plenty of ways that a person can whiten his