Consumer Overview: Denture Products

Woman smiles after getting dentures from her Hot Springs, AR dentist

Dental Consumer Products Overview: Denture Products If you have dentures, or even if you haven’t, chances are you’ve seen TV advertisements for denture products. Because dentures and teeth loss can be emotional topics, it’s no surprise that the advertisements try (let’s call them) unconventional approaches. Sometimes they try too hard to be funny, sincere, or…

Why do you go to the dentist?

Smiling woman why you should go to dentist

Answering this question feels straightforward enough. Maybe you want to have straight white teeth, or you’re worried that your gums might not be healthy. Maybe it’s as simple as your dentist and hygienist remind you that it’s important to have your teeth checked and cleaned every six months. But when you really think about dentistry,…

Best Dental Product Series: Floss

A man enjoying his favorite type of floss that is Hot Springs, Arkansas dentist recommended to him.

Imagine you’re standing in the dental products aisle at your local Target or Walmart. You’re about to run out of floss at home, and you just want to pick some up. If you’re like most people, your first thought is probably something like this: Why in the world are there so many types of dental…

What Do I Do About My Wisdom Teeth?

A group of female friends sitting on the beach discussing what their Hot Springs, Arkansas dentist told them about wisdom teeth.

“People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built.”Quotation attributed to Eleanor Roosevelt’s wisdom teeth If your wisdom teeth can offer insight like that, why would you ever have them removed? Most likely, you or someone you know has had them removed. It turns out there’s a…

Leave No Tooth Behind

A man in the wild remembering what his Hot Springs, Arkansas, dentist told him about how to keep teeth clean.

Have you ever watched shows likeLost or movies likeCast Away and wonder how the teeth of these people must feel like after an extended stay on a remote island? Fortunately, there are a few things they (or you, if you go camping or get stranded) can do to help maintain a healthy smile when you…

Avoid Bad Breath for Good

A business woman learns from her Hot Springs, Arkansas dentist how to get rid of bad breath.

In almost every social situation, there is one thing most people are concerned about: halitosis, better known as bad breath. It can be embarrassing for you, uncomfortable to other people, and potentially a deal breaker for a job interview or date. To make it even more difficult to manage, our bodies have a great way…

Conquer Toothaches Once and For All

A man holding his mouth in pain.

There is nothing worse than feeling the pain of a toothache creep into your mouth. In honor of National Toothache Day (February 9th), let us delve into toothache symptoms, what it could mean, and some things you can do to help with pain, as well as prevent toothaches from happening. Symptoms Since a toothache is…