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The Lancaster Dentist Blog is our way of letting you know both what's going on in the world of dentistry as well as news and events about us here at Lancaster Dental Associates.
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While dentistry and oral care have been around for thousands of years, they've never stopped evolving. Even today, dental researchers and experts are working constantly to develop better techniques, technologies, and solutions to help people get the most out of their mouths.
Those efforts can directly benefit you as a patient. With modern dentistry techniques, there have never been more ways to help you feel confident and secure in your smile.
A beautiful smile is a winning ticket in practically any field, but especially so among Hollywood movie stars. You may think that all celebrities are just born with a naturally perfect set of pearly whites. But in fact, the secret to a beautiful smile is oftentimes the work of cosmetic dentists. The truth is that anyone can have a whiter, brighter smile with the help of cosmetic dentistry. So enough with the secrets -- here's how you can look and feel more confident in your grin.
Only about 50% of adults say that they visit their dentist every six months as recommended, which can lead to a range of dental problems down the road. Even so, regular cleanings are likely still among the most common oral health services administered by dentists throughout the world, as well as one of the best and most important ways to prevent more serious oral health problems from developing. Here's a list of the most common issues dentists have to treat in their patients, beyond regular cleanings:
Do you know what to do in the event of a dental emergency? In many situations, time is of the essence to properly fix and address injuries that affect your teeth, gums, or mouth. In fact, delaying your trip to the dentist could seriously increase your risk of permanent damages, infections, or complications.
Here's a quick guide on how to handle some of the most common dental mishaps and emergencies.
The holiday season is when many of us let our diets relax and our tables and calendars overflow with dinner parties, dessert buffets, social drinks, and plenty of sweets. While there's nothing wrong with adding a little bit of merriment to your holiday get-togethers, be sure to keep your oral health in mind as you wine and dine your way through the season. Here are five easy tips for maintaining a healthy mouth while still enjoying yourself.