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In 2015, about 84.7% of children aged between two and 17 made dental appointments. As for adults, about 64% of people aged between 18 and 64 years old went to see their dentists. This is good to know because...

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Home is not the only place where you should mind your teeth and gums. If you truly care about your oral health, you should also think about your habits at work. This is because there are times when seemingly...

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Parents usually face the challenge of persuading their kids to visit the dentist. The first step in fighting dental phobia is to understand the root cause of it. If your kids recoil in horror every time...

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According to statistics, one of every 25 Americans entertains fears of going to the dentist. With these new in-house techniques, however, going for a dental procedure need not elicit as much fear as it...

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Toothpaste commercials often warn that giving sweets to children can lead to cavities. The problem, however, is that nowadays, it’s becoming difficult to convince kids. If you’re having problems...

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Just like one’s search for a family doctor or internist, finding a pediatric dentist is essential. Since good oral care is important for a lifetime of healthy gums and teeth, it is a parent’s responsibility...

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“Have your teeth checked regularly by a dentist.” Not just dentists give this advice. Yet there are those who skip on dental checkups, saying either that they do not have the time or they don’t...

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Why is early preventive care crucial to your child’s dental health? For one thing, it decreases dental disease. Another thing, it eliminates what your child may think of as negative experiences in health...

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Do missing teeth always need to be replaced? Ask any dentist and they will tell you that they do. This isn’t about marketing you bridges or dentures, but about preserving your oral health, and helping...

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Crowns are fixed prosthetic devices that help people with damaged or worn teeth maintain a glittering smile. Dentists cement them carefully on the implants or existing teeth and only they — or any...