Dental Sealants – Another Tool For Cavity Prevention In Sparks

Dental Sealants - Another Tool For Cavity Prevention In Sparks

Dental patients in the Sparks, Hereford, and White Hall areas know that regular brushing and flossing are essential for optimal oral health. However, the bristles of your toothbrush can’t reach into every small groove and depression in your teeth, especially the really bumpy back teeth. That’s where sealants can be invaluable. Dental sealants are a…

Prevention Oriented Dentistry At Hereford Dental Health

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Are you a Parkton area parent of young children? Do you want them to develop better oral hygiene habits than you did when you were young? Perhaps you have a beautiful smile and want to prevent tooth decay. Many Monkton people have a mouth full of fillings and don’t want to add another one to…

You Won’t Be Out Cold (Unless You Want To Be!)

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Sedation Dentistry White Hall

Does your heart start pounding at the mere thought of having a cavity filled? Do you get sweaty palms when you drive by any White Hall cosmetic dental practice? Many Monkton residents who have improved their smile with cosmetic dentistry chose to use sedation. Though the terms “sleep dentistry” and “oral conscious sedation” are often…

Dead Or Just Sick?

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Since our teeth don’t ‘grow’ and the enamel is not comprised of living cells, sometimes we forget that teeth are alive. We are reminded that they have active nerves when we have a toothache or sudden sensitivity to hot or cold food. Like other organs, teeth need a blood supply to stay alive and healthy.…

A Proud Dental Practice In Monkton, Maryland

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Hereford Dental Health is proud to serve not only Monkton but the greater Parkton area. Our staff constitutes proud members of the community we serve. Not only are we are proud to offer outstanding service to Monkton, Maryland, but we are happy to serve our patients in Parkton, White Hall, Sparks, and Hereford. It’s worth the trip for the change it will make in your life.

Oral Health For Parkton Diabetics

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Oral Health For Parkton Diabetics

Today’s Parkton dental article is entitled ‘Oral Health For Parkton Diabetics.’ Many Parkton people with diabetes have dental problems. However, gum disease, tooth loss, and periodontal disease are avoidable.

Can You Handle A Dental Emergency?

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If a permanent tooth is knocked out, it may be successfully re-implanted if done quickly. Make sure you only hold the tooth by the crown; never touch the root. If the tooth is dirty, rinse it gently with water, being cautious not to brush off any tissue attached. It is best to reinsert the tooth into the socket. This may not be possible with younger children. Because it is essential to keep the tooth from drying out on your way to your Sparks dentist or nearest Parkton area emergency room, you can put the tooth in a cup of milk. Baby teeth should not be reinserted because it can potentially damage the emerging tooth.