Randolph Dental Care Blog
Does My Dental Crown Need to Be Replaced?
February 2, 2023
Dental crowns are among the most popular solutions used in both restorative and cosmetic dentistry; they’re capable of easily assisting decayed, damaged, or otherwise compromised teeth. However, as durable as they are, they can still experience wear and tear and will eventually need to be replaced. Your dentist will be able to assist you with this, but it’s helpful to know when your crown is showing signs of deterioration. Here are four signs to keep an eye out for so that you can ensure that your crown is replaced right when it needs to be.(more…)
How Do I Keep My Dentures White and Bright?
October 2, 2022
Most people can’t remember a time when they didn’t know how to take care of their teeth, at least to some extent. Brushing and flossing become second nature to us at a very young age. That’s why getting dentures can be so disorienting; for the first time since you were a kid, you’re having to learn how to take care of your teeth. You might want to keep them shining the way they used to but doing that can require a little bit of know-how. To help, here’s a brief guide on how best to whiten your dentures.(more…)
5 Dental Implant Facts You Won’t Want to Miss
June 8, 2022
Do you need to replace any missing teeth? If so, then you might be considering getting dental implants. While they provide the ultimate support for your smile, there are still plenty of misconceptions about the treatment. So, what exactly can you expect from the procedure? Keep reading to learn five important facts about dental implants and how you can benefit from them!(more…)
5 Tips for Avoiding a Dental Emergency
May 9, 2022
Whether you’re playing a sport or simply walking on the sidewalk, a dental emergency can happen when you least expect it. However, many urgent conditions develop slowly over time, meaning they can be treated before the complications worsen. Keep reading to learn five tips that can help reduce your risk of an emergency dental visit in the long run!(more…)
Teeth Whitening or Veneers: Which Do You Choose?
February 17, 2022
So, let’s say you’ve decided to have some dental work done on your yellow teeth. Perhaps you’re tired of seeing a stained smile every time you look in the bathroom mirror. Unfortunately, it seems you can’t decide between teeth whitening or dental veneers. How do you tell which is the better procedure? Your cosmetic dentist can help with this problem. Here’s a summary of each treatment’s strengths and weaknesses and how best to decide between them.(more…)
Can You Get Dental Implants After Menopause?
December 14, 2021
As many as 50 million women in the United States have experienced menopause. While this is a perfectly natural process, it leads to a host of changes throughout the body. In addition to the notorious hot flashes, menopause can also impact your dental health in ways you may not have considered. If you’ve gone through menopause and want to replace your missing teeth with dental implants, you might encounter difficulties that premenopausal women wouldn’t. Read on to learn whether it’s possible to get dental implants following menopause.(more…)
Are There Side Effects to Botox?
August 22, 2021
Are you considering an injectable solution to rid your face of fine lines and wrinkles? Want a solution that will give you a more youthful look without others thinking you’ve had “work done?” There is an endless array of benefits that come with age-defying treatments, but do you know about the potential Botox side effects? Read on to learn what you can do to address them and how you can feel confident that the benefits are well worth the investment.(more…)
Are Dental Implants Worth the Cost?
June 19, 2021
The cost of dental implants varies from practice to practice and from patient to patient. Typically, though, they cost thousands of dollars — perhaps even tens of thousands of dollars for people who require full mouth replacement. At a glance, they can seem extremely expensive! You might be inclined to reject the idea of getting them, especially if you already have dentures that work well for you. But are dental implants worth the cost? In most cases, the answer is a resounding yes. Let’s talk about why that is so.(more…)
5 Trends in Dentistry to Look Out for in the Next Decade
May 6, 2021
Our world is evolving rapidly thanks to advancements in technology, and it won’t be slowing down anytime soon. The dental industry is improving every day with ever-developing techniques, instruments, and technology to give patients better, more reliable care than ever before. Dentists and dental experts are continually trying to find new ways to make people’s lives easier, focusing on patient comfort and convenience. In the next decade, you can expect several new dental trends to emerge. Here are a few to look out for.(more…)
Asthma and Your Oral Health: What You Should Know
April 5, 2021
According to some estimates, roughly 235 million people around the world suffer from asthma. If you are among them, you are likely all too familiar with the inconveniences and struggles that come with your condition. Unfortunately, research has revealed yet another problem related to asthma: a heightened risk of gum disease. Let’s talk about the reason behind this issue and what you can do to protect your smile.(more…)