Archive for October, 2020

Tips for Preventing Halloween Cavities

Thursday, October 29th, 2020
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Learn how to avoid the candy that causes Halloween cavities.

Halloween is a great time to have some fun, especially if you have a sweet tooth. Both children and adults can indulge in a variety of candy, but what isn’t so fun is visiting your dentist and finding you’ve developed new cavities! Fortunately, there are a few methods you can use to prevent kids from developing Halloween cavities.  (more…)

Everything You Want to Know About Teeth Whitening Treatments

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020
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Answers to all of your teeth whitening treatment questions.

When you go searching for answers about teeth whitening treatments, you are met with an avalanche of information. There are many myths and rumors about what teeth whitening methods work best and which should be avoided. It can quickly become overwhelming, and you may even make the wrong decision that affects your teeth strength. At Affinity Dental, we always recommend asking your dentist first about teeth whitening treatments before making a plan. Until you can meet with your dentist, we will address a few major questions patients have about teeth whitening below.  (more…)

The Components of Daily Dental Care

Thursday, October 15th, 2020
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There are a few components that make up the recommended daily dental care routine.

Everyone wants to do what they can to keep their teeth healthy and strong. However, we may not always know what the best method is for doing that. How many times should we brush our teeth each day? What about flossing and using mouthwash? Read on to learn the recommended components of a daily rental routine.  (more…)

3 Ways to Treat Sensitive Teeth While on a Budget

Friday, October 9th, 2020
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You can treat sensitive teeth affordably with specialty toothpaste.

When you are budgeting for your health, you should never forget to budget for proper oral care. This includes factoring in routine checkups, as well as any daily care items you will need. If you want to treat sensitive teeth while staying within a modest budget, there are a few things you can do to take care of your pearly whites.  (more…)

How Full Mouth Dental Implants Improve Your Smile

Thursday, October 1st, 2020
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Learn how full mouth dental implants can give you back your smile!

If you are missing one or more teeth, your dentist has likely recommended bridges or dentures. These relatively inexpensive options help you leave behind the discomfort and embarrassment of missing teeth. However, your dentist may also recommend full mouth dental implants. Although at a higher price than dentures or bridges, these dental implants offer distinct long-lasting advantages. If you are seeking ways to restore your full, bright smile, read on to learn more about what full dental implants can do for you.  (more…)