What You Need to Know About Mouthwash

If you’re ready to take your dental hygiene to the next level, then it’s time to start using mouthwash. Mouthwashes, which are sometimes referred to as oral rinses or mouth rinses, are liquid products used for washing the mouth, typically through gargling or swishing. Rinsing with mouthwash will help you keep your mouth clean and… Read more »

Can Dental Fillings Be Used to Treat Your Cavities?

Can dental fillings be used to treat your cavities? Often, cavities form before we begin to feel their symptoms, thus making it too late to prevent them from developing. However, with dental fillings such as dental composites and dental amalgams, cavities can be treated and overcome! Take a look at just a few of the benefits that dental… Read more »

A Custom Partial Can Replicate the Presence of Multiple Missing Teeth

Without timely professional treatment, tooth decay can gradually spread from one tooth to another. As time goes by, this could lead to multiple dental fractures or even the complete loss of multiple teeth. In some instances, these teeth can be replaced by dental implants. However, if you’re averse to this option due to the extenuated… Read more »

Root Canal Treatment Options

Root canals are often performed to save your natural teeth when there is a problem inside the tooth. Within each tooth lies the pulp at the root of the tooth. If for any reason the pulp is damaged, in many cases it must be removed to prevent your tooth from failing or a serious infection… Read more »

We’ll Give You a Smile Makeover

Here at Bright Dental Care, we’ll redesign your smile! We offer services in cosmetic dentistry, which refers to any dental procedure that changes, shifts or replaces teeth to improve its overall appearance. Many dental procedures can qualify as cosmetic dentistry, but they can fit into multiple categories. Here is a brief description of what services… Read more »

Your Regular Dental Checkup Is Critical for Maintaining a Healthy Mouth

In the grand scheme of things, cavities are just one small problem that can afflict your oral health. Indeed, there are many different aspects that go into maintaining the kind of healthy mouth that can last a lifetime. While brushing and flossing are essential daily measures that help prevent gum disease and tooth decay, your… Read more »

Your Dentist’s Reasoning for Recommending a Bone Graft

Bone grafts can seem a little overwhelming and scary. But, the truth is, the bone graft isn’t as terrifying as you might think. In fact, there are many reasons why a bone graft can be extremely beneficial for you and your oral health. Those reasons are: — The bone graft can help heal fractures in… Read more »

Characteristics to Look for in Your Child’s Toothbrush

Do you want your child to have the best oral health possible? If so, then it’s important to make sure they have the best tools to properly clean their smile. Today, our dental team will be happy to tell you what to look for in a child’s toothbrush. It’s best to pick a brush that:… Read more »

A Dental Implant Can Often Be Used to Replace a Tooth Lost to Severe Decay

Poor oral hygiene increases the chances of developing tooth decay on one or more of your teeth. Without timely treatment, a cavity and spread throughout and within the tooth. In time, it could even compromise the root, resulting in the total loss of the tooth. One of the most effective restoration methods is to have… Read more »

What Teeth Grinding Does

Have you ever ground your teeth? Do you grind them a bit in your sleep? If so, you’re likely familiar with what teeth grinding does to your teeth in the short term. But it’s long-term effects are far more worrisome. TMJ Disorder One of the most notable long-term effects of teeth grinding is that it… Read more »