Chipped Tooth? No Need To Panic

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If your tooth chips or breaks,  call Hereford Dental Health as soon as possible. Otherwise, your risk further damage or possible infection. Early treatment can help save your smile. Treatment for a chipped tooth depends on how severely it is damaged. Only your dentist can determine the needed treatment, so call as soon as you can.…

Why Visit The Dentist?

Why Visit The Dentist?

At Hereford Dental Health in Monkton, we want to see each one of our patients for a cleaning and checkup twice a year. Most of the time we try to get you to schedule your next appointment even as you leave the office from your latest one. There are some very good reasons for seeing…

Think You May Have A Cavity?

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Teeth need a lot of tender, loving care. Even when we do our best to maintain dental health, bacteria can still sneak in and cause tooth decay – the common cold of oral health. At Hereford Dental Health in Monkton, we have been filling cavities for years and would be happy to take care of…

Implant Dentures: Fixed Or Removable?

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Now, denture wearers have an amazing new tooth replacement option: Implant-retained or implant-stabilized dentures. Both provide numerous advantages over traditional dentures and our team at Hereford Dental Health can educate you on your many general and cosmetic dentistry options in the Monkton, MD area. We also practice restorative dentistry with pride! Some of the benefits of fixed or…

The Dangers Of Oral Infections

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“It’s just a small sore, it will go away.” “I’m too busy right now, I’ll go to a dentist later.” “A little sensitivity is no big deal.” Sound familiar? Many Monkton, MD residents may have experienced those feelings or thoughts at least once in their life. Your teeth become sensitive to cold drinks. A tooth…

Creating Beautiful Smiles

Hereford Dental Health is a full-service practice in Monkton. We view ourselves as your first line of defense when it comes to your dental health: the place you turn to, to maintain healthy teeth and gums. We recommend seeing us every six months for a cleaning and checkup. Coupled with the brushing and flossing you…

Oral Health in Monkton | Facts About Mouthwash and Dental Health

Mouthwash Facts In Monkton Oral Health in Monkton

Thanks for visiting the dental blog of Hereford Dental Health – Craig Longenecker DDS. In today’s post, we would like to discuss mouthwash and oral health in Monkton. Many residents use mouthwash to freshen their breath and help prevent tooth decay. Mouthwash should never be used exclusively though because good oral hygiene starts with thorough…

What Does Your Saliva Reveal about Your Oral Health in Monkton?

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Dentists know that a mouth examination can reveal problems in other parts of the patient’s body. Because many diseases manifest in soft tissues of the mouth or cause pain in the jaw, dentists often refer patients to their medical doctor for further diagnosis when they encounter issues such as inflammation, chronic bad breath, bleeding gums,…