Pediatric Dentistry: The Importance of Early Prevention
Oral hygiene is an important part of life and is something that needs to be practiced every day in order to maintain and avoid dental issues. Just like learning to ride a bike or how to swim, children also need to be taught how to care for their teeth at an early age.
A Few Dental Tips per Day Keep the Cavities Away!
Brush Up On Your Dental Hygiene Best Practices Halloween, Christmas, and Valentine’s Day treats are finally off the shelves and out of our mouths, and springtime is in our midst.
What is Oil Pulling Anyways?
By now you have probably heard about the newly popular ancient trend of oil pulling. All the rage among Hollywood Stars like Gwyneth Paltrow and Shailene Woodley, oil pulling is an ancient Indian practice believed to improve oral, and overall, health.
Spring Cleaning? Don't Forget your Dental Routine!
Spring has finally sprung here in Raleigh! Though we thought the highly anticipated season may never arrive, it is here at last, which means it’s time for annual spring cleaning.
Strive for Good Dental Hygiene in 2014
We are officially a week into the New Year, which means now is a perfect time to set resolutions if you have not already. If it is not already part of your daily life, now may be the time to adopt a dental routine to maximize your oral health. Resolve to leave any bad habits behind with 2013, and create new positive habits in 2014!
Get Through the Holidays Cavity-Free
The holiday season brings with it many reasons to celebrate. From family gatherings to office holiday parties, this time of year is full of fun and cheer–not to mention eggnog, candy canes, sugar cookies…the list goes on.
How to Prepare Before Oral Surgery
Oral surgery may be required in the treatment of several kinds of dental issues. Though typically outpatient, most procedures require general anesthesia, as well as a few days of care and recovery time afterward. Whether you’re getting your wisdom teeth extracted or are having dental prosthetics implanted, it’s important to be prepared prior to your procedure to ensure everything goes as smoothly as possible.
Top Cavity-Causing Foods
It’s perhaps one of the most dreaded things for many patients – a cavity. Cavities are painful, annoying and no fun to have filled. If you’re a parent, you also know that cavities are typically more prominent in children than they are in adults.
Are Electric Toothbrushes Really Better for your Oral Health?
You’ve probably seen the commercials and read the advertisements for electric toothbrushes, and you probably have bought into the idea that they are somehow better for your oral health than a manual toothbrush. But does the hefty price tag on these pieces of oral technology and all of the hype surrounding them really mean that they are better for you?
Benefits of Whitening Your Teeth Professionally
Thinking of brightening your smile this summer? Why not, it brings out a more confident, younger looking side and creates a better first impression. Whitening your teeth makes stains from tobacco, coffee or age disappear.
Are You Long in the Tooth?
Scientists have published research on what may turn into a new method for tooth implants. Bioengineered teeth refer to a specific field of study in which scientists use stem cells to attempt creating immature teeth (teeth primordia) that emulate those found in a human embryo.
6 Easy Ways to Avoid Plaque and Tartar
In Bloom with Your Neighborhood Raleigh Dentists Since childhood, we’ve been at war with our teeth. Plaque is unavoidable and the more we eat, drink, and live, plaque will occur. The good news is that plaque is easily brushed away.
Start Your Spring Cleaning!
National Dental Health Month has made its exit and spring is finally upon us, so why not get a head start on the cleaning? No, not your house, your mouth! Our preventive dentistry is among the best in the Triangle, and Drs. Williams and Daily apply the latest technology to make sure your smile remains on the road to perfection!