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Recovery And Dental Care After A Filling

Tips for Optimal Recovery and Dental Care After a Filling Dental cavities are common among Americans of all ages. Not many people escape childhood without getting multiple fillings. They’re necessary because of tooth decay that’s caused by cavities. If you need to have a filling, don’t worry. It’s a simple procedure that can be completed […]

Why Whiten Your Teeth?

Why Whiten Your Teeth? Long gone are the days when a dull, stained or not-so-bright smile was just something you were stuck with. Teeth whitening is an easy cosmetic fix that can transform your smile and brighten your entire face. Whether you choose an in-office procedure or an at-home whitening system, your dentist can help […]

Care Tips For Bonded Teeth | Kenneth M. Schweizer, DDS, PA

4 Crucial Care Tips for Bonded Teeth Modern composite resins are truly a cut above the tooth-colored dental restoration materials available years ago, capable of flexing with your natural teeth and remaining intact for decades. Unfortunately, bonded teeth aren’t immune to damage, which is why you should remember these three crucial care tips for composite […]

Dentures Or Dental Implants? The Right Tooth Replacement Options For You

Adult tooth loss can be frustrating, inconvenient, and even embarrassing. However, if you have missing teeth, you are not alone. The American College of Prosthodontists reports that 178 million adults in the United States have at least one missing tooth, while an estimated 40 million have lost all their teeth. Luckily, modern dental technologies allow […]

Dry Mouth And The Elderly | Kenneth M. Schweizer, DDS, PA

XEROSTOMIA: THE SIGNIFICANCE OF DRY MOUTH FOR THE ELDERLY Everyone experiences dry mouth at some time — that sticky, sometimes gritty feeling that comes from feeling parched. In fact, dry mouth occurs when your mouth isn’t producing enough saliva. Xerostomia, which is the medical term for dry mouth, is more than just a discomfort. It […]

How Dental Sealants Benefit Your Tooth Health

The American Dental Association reports that dental sealants can reduce the risk of tooth decay in molars by almost 80%. So when it comes to dental health, individuals should consider dental sealants in addition to routine exams and cleanings. Usually, dental sealants are an excellent way to prevent cavities in children and teens’ teeth, but […]