Everyone wants to avoid emergency situations. These incidents can throw off your entire day, cost you lots of money, and leave you feeling stressed out and in pain. Unfortunately, dental problems are at the root of many preventable visits to the ER. In fact, a recent study found that 3.5 percent of emergency room visits should never have happened. Many of those avoidable incidents had to do with dental problems. Taking care of your teeth might be the key to preventing trips to your local hospital.
Monarch Smiles Blog
September 21, 2017
September 17, 2017
Some dentists recommend that their patients chew gum because it helps to encourage saliva production, thereby protecting teeth from bacteria. Plus, people love gum because it tastes good and gives their mouth something to do. Some types of gum can even help to whiten teeth. However, it may not be long before everyone’s favorite mouth-occupier gets even better. Researchers are working on a special type of chewing gum that will be able to detect oral inflammation. How will it work?
August 19, 2017
Humans are creatures of habit, and finding a new Vienna dentist like making any other changes in habitual behavior can be stressful. If you’re new to the area or just looking for a dentist you can trust, it’s important to take time to find the right office. Studies show that patients who feel a personal, as well as professional bond with their dentist and/or dental team, are much more likely to maintain their biannual dental checkups. Finding a Vienna dentist’s office where you’ll feel comfortable receiving all your dentistry services is the first step in achieving and maintaining your healthiest smiles for a lifetime.
August 17, 2017
Have you ever looked at your smile in the mirror and grimaced at the unevenly spaced, crooked teeth? Do you wish you’d had the opportunity to straighten your smile as a teen, but don’t want to dedicate months or years to straightening your smile with metal wires and brackets as an adult? Need a safe, effective orthodontic solution for a teen who’s too busy with sports, school, and other activities to make regular orthodontic visits? Then you definitely need to learn more about Invisalign. This innovative orthodontic treatment allows your general dentist to quickly, comfortably, and clearly straighten teeth in less time, with fewer visits, and without a mouth full of metal.
August 15, 2017
If you’re considering straightening your teeth with either traditional braces or Invisalign, you both probably have a few questions. That includes price and benefits of each straightening treatment.
Your dentist could rave on and on about Invisalign in Carlisle, but let’s get straight to the point: Invisalign has unmatched benefits and is reasonably priced! Let’s take a look at how you and your family could possibly benefit from the Invisalign treatment.
August 5, 2017
To be blunt, “good teeth” are more affected by how you take care of them rather than genetics. But, there are some cases that dental issues can be hereditary. Many genetic dental abnormalities usually indicate more complex disorders or are linked to inherited traits. Sometimes even being caused by spontaneous genetic mutations.
For instance, if your family has a history of supernumerary teeth (extra permanent teeth that may or may not erupt through the gums), you and your family need to have a nearby family Carlisle dentist in case you experience any impromptu pain.
Not to mention, all family members need a dental practice to call home. If you and your loved ones need a dentist, let’s explore how to find the family dentist for you.
June 19, 2017
How hard is it to crack a tooth? Not very, says your dentist in Vienna — and you may not even realize it right away if it happens to you. The tooth enamel is the hardest substance in your body, but it can crack or fracture if it is placed under extreme pressure. And considering the fact that your jaw is one of the strongest muscles in your body, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that a tooth may crack when you bite down on something hard like ice or a candied apple with a little too much gusto.
May 12, 2017
Every morning for the past month, you’ve woken up with a headache and pain in your jaw. You’ve been stressed out with work and have a baby on the way, so all the added responsibility is adding up – and leading to poor rest at night. But could there be something else going on that could be contributing to your tension. But, thankfully, you have a dentist appointment with the team at Monarch Dentistry. When you talk with the team there, they investigate the possibility of sleep apnea as the true cause of your dental and sleep issues, and are able to help with sleep apnea therapy in Vienna.
March 3, 2017
Everyone deserves to enjoy a smile that looks great and functions properly. Usually, it’s as easy as brushing twice a day, flossing, and visiting your dentist every six months. Unfortunately, a lot of patients tend to skip their dental appointments for various reasons—whether they simply don’t have the time or they just don’t feel like making the trip. Monarch Dentistry strongly advises against missing your regular dental visits for the betterment of your health, but we’re still more than willing to assist patients that want to turn around their dental health for the better. If you’ve missed your appointments with your dentist in Vienna, it’s not too late to get the dental care you need and deserve!
February 12, 2017
The American Dental Association recommends every over the age of two visits the dentist twice a year for preventive care. Your dentist plays a significant role is preventing dental complications for a lifetime of oral health. However, even with the best of care, you will need a dentist who can meet your changing oral health needs over the years with specialized treatments. Finding a dentist in Vienna who offers the dental services you need throughout life can be a challenge. To make your search a bit easier, Monarch Dentistry has the tips you need to make the best choice for your teeth and gums.