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Does Ozone Treatment Therapy Actually Work?

Does Ozone Treatment Therapy Actually Work?

Ozone is a holistic gas that is being increasingly used in dental practices to help aid in restorative treatments. Wondering what it is and how it works?

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Bleeding After My Dental Implant Restoration - What's Normal

Bleeding After My Dental Implant Restoration - What's Normal

Dental implants are one of the most common types of dental restorations. This procedure can effectively replace a missing tooth in a way that fully restores the look and feel of your smile. But how much bleeding is normal, and when should you be worried?

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Can Kissing Damage Your Teeth? Find Out and Practice Safe Smooching

Can Kissing Damage Your Teeth? Find Out and Practice Safe Smooching

Did you know that kissing has an array of positive and negative effects on our oral and overall health? Read on in this blog from Restore Health Dentistry to find out how kissing can be both good and bad for you and how to practice healthy kissing.

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Are Veneers Permanent?

Are Veneers Permanent?

if you’ve also come across an estimated cost of this procedure, then this question probably quickly followed: “Are veneers permanent?” The short answer is yes, but there is a bit of nuance to the topic. Keep reading to find out how long veneers can actually last you!

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Is Pineapple Juice Really The Key To Your Teen’s Wisdom Tooth Recovery?

Is Pineapple Juice Really The Key To Your Teen’s Wisdom Tooth Recovery?

n the video, a TikToker said that she drank 64 ounces of pineapple juice before her wisdom tooth surgery, and she experienced no swelling and little pain after treatment.

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How Does Nutrition Affect My Teeth?

How Does Nutrition Affect My Teeth?

Diet plays a vital role in our overall health, and has an effect on every body part and system, including our teeth and mouth.

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Can I Drink Coffee While I Wear My Invisalign Trays?

Can I Drink Coffee While I Wear My Invisalign Trays?

If you’re a coffee lover, you might be wondering if getting Invisalign in Lakewood will interfere with your coffee habit. Can you still drink coffee while you wear your Invisalign trays? In this blog from Lakewood Smiles Dentistry, we’ll discuss everything you need to know, and provide you with some tips and advice on how to enjoy coffee responsibly during Invisalign treatment.

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How To Clean Invisalign Trays – Everything You Need To Know

How To Clean Invisalign Trays – Everything You Need To Know

If you’re interested in Invisalign in Lakewood, you may be wondering how you’ll have to adjust your daily routine to clean your Invisalign trays. What steps do you need to take to keep your teeth and trays clean? Find out now in this blog from Lakewood Smiles Dentistry.

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Is Black Coffee Bad For Your Teeth? Separating Fact From Fiction

Is Black Coffee Bad For Your Teeth? Separating Fact From Fiction

If you’re a big coffee fan, you may have heard that black coffee isn’t good for your teeth. Is that true? Can black coffee really affect your smile, and should you consider cutting back on your coffee consumption? Find out in this blog from Lakewood Smiles Dentistry!

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Can Seltzer Water Damage Your Enamel? What You Should Know

Can Seltzer Water Damage Your Enamel? What You Should Know

Seltzer water has been a very trendy beverage for the last few years, and continues to grow in popularity. But if you sip on seltzer, are you putting yourself at risk of tooth decay? In this blog from Lakewood Smiles Dentistry, we’ll discuss everything you need to know about whether or not seltzer water can damage your teeth.

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Does Charcoal Toothpaste Really Work? What You Should Know

Does Charcoal Toothpaste Really Work? What You Should Know

By now, you’ve probably seen more than a few ads for charcoal toothpaste, which claims to use all-natural charcoal to whiten your teeth and remove surface stains. Is this really true, and is charcoal toothpaste safe to use on your teeth? Find out now in this guide from Lakewood Smiles Dentistry.

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What Effects Can Mercury Fillings Have On Your Health?

What Effects Can Mercury Fillings Have On Your Health?

Mercury fillings are a divisive issue among dentists. Many dentists claim that fillings obtaining mercury are harmless, and that it’s suitable for use when filling cavities. But many studies have emerged showing that mercury can be harmful to your health. Learn more in this blog from Lakewood Smiles Dentistry now, and see why you should only get metal-free fillings in Lakewood.

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What Is Holistic Dentistry? Explaining The Basics

What Is Holistic Dentistry? Explaining The Basics

You may have heard the term “holistic dentistry” as you search for a dentist in Lakewood, CA. But what does it mean to be a “holistic” dentist, and how does holistic dentistry differ from traditional approaches to dental care? Let’s explain everything you need to know.

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How To Keep Your Smile Healthy When You Can’t See The Dentist: Our Top Tips

How To Keep Your Smile Healthy When You Can’t See The Dentist: Our Top Tips

The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic has led to many dentists closing their doors for regular six-month preventive appointments. Many dental offices in Lakewood and elsewhere in the US are only seeing patients with dental emergencies. This has many people wondering how they can keep their smiles healthy during the months when they won’t be able to see a dentist. The team at Lakewood Smiles will go over a few basic tips you can follow to ensure your smile stays healthy until you can get back to our office for a six-month teeth cleaning and oral exam!

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How Can My Dentist Help With My Sleep Apnea? Understanding Your Options

How Can My Dentist Help With My Sleep Apnea? Understanding Your Options

Whether you have already been diagnosed with sleep apnea or suspect that you may have this sleep disorder, you might be wondering what your options are for treatment. But did you know that your dentist may be able to help with sleep apnea? It’s true. Read on, and learn more about how dentistry can help solve sleep apnea from the team at Lakewood Smiles.

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Dental Implants vs. Dental Bridges: Pros & Cons

Dental Implants vs. Dental Bridges: Pros & Cons

Interested in either dental implants or dental bridges to restore your smile in Lakewood? In this blog from Lakewood Smiles Dentistry, we’ll take a look at a few of the pros and cons of each treatment, to help you decide which one may be right for you.

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Can Dentures Cause Headaches? Answering Common FAQs

Can Dentures Cause Headaches? Answering Common FAQs

Whether you already have a set of dentures or you’re just interested in dentures in Lakewood, you may have some questions about these dental prostheses. Can they cause headaches and other common issues like dry mouth or thrush? Get the answers you need from the team at Lakewood Smiles Dentistry.

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Dental Insurance Benefits: Use Them or Lose Them

Dental Insurance Benefits: Use Them or Lose Them

The end of the year is coming up quickly, which means now is the time to start scheduling preventive and restorative dental care at Lakewood Smiles Dentistry. By scheduling your appointments now, you can get the most out of your yearly dental benefits.

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Cavities and Tooth Decay

Cavities and Tooth Decay

Tooth decay is, by far, the most common dental problem experienced both by children and adults. It’s estimated that adults from the age of 20 to 64 have an average of 3.28 seriously decayed teeth, and quite a few other teeth that have been at least moderately affected by tooth decay.

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Veneers Vs. Dental Bonding – What Are The Differences?

Veneers Vs. Dental Bonding – What Are The Differences?

Both dental veneers and dental bonding can be used to treat a wide variety of smile imperfections ranging from stains to chipped teeth, uneven and misshapen teeth, and gaps between the teeth. And if you’re interested in improving your smile in Dedham, you may be wondering which cosmetic treatment is right for you.

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Will Teeth Whitening Work With Crowns and Fillings

Will Teeth Whitening Work With Crowns and Fillings

Whether you would like your teeth to be whitened before your fillings or crowns are placed, or you’re exploring other options such as crowns, veneers, and bonding, Dr. Nancy William is here to help.

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