Anderson & Atkins, DDS |
18 Aug, 2021 |
, Children's Dental Needs
, Dental Care
, Healthy Teeth
, Healthy Habits
, Oral Care
, Anderson and Atkins
, Family Dentistry
, College Station
, Texas |
, Dental Health
, Tips |
During this busy time, many people forget about the importance of taking care of their children’s dental needs. But the start of the new school year is a great time to revamp your oral care habits and prioritize a healthy mouth. Here are three tips you can do today to get your children (and their teeth) ready for the school year.
Did you know that your baby is born with all 20 primary teeth? They’re just nestled below the gumline until your child is about 6 months old. The teeth begin to come through between 6 to 12 months, and most children have their full set of teeth by the time they are 3 years old. This can be an uncomfortable time for your baby, but there are several things you can do to help alleviate your baby’s pain.
Gum disease, or periodontitis, is an infection of the gums that can lead to the destruction of bones that support your teeth. Periodontitis is sneaky and, if left untreated, can lead to tooth loss. However, it is largely preventable and treatable! You just need to know what to look out for so that you can address it before it does too much damage.
The lingering pain from a tight jaw often causes discomfort in other parts of your body like your head, neck, ears, teeth, or face. The pain may also oscillate between throbbing, aching, or severe. Typically, a tight jaw is a culprit of a jaw joint that suddenly locks, clicking noises in your jaw, or a limited range of motion when you try to open your mouth. Tightness in your jaw is not something you should ignore. In many cases, there are at-home remedies to reduce the pain and preventative mea...
Do you ever wonder if you have bad breath? Are you self-conscious because you know your breath isn’t as fresh as it should be? Here are 8 things you can do to keep your breath fresh and your mouth clean.
Anderson & Atkins, DDS |
29 Jan, 2021 |
, onlays |
Anderson Atkins DDS News
, Dental Services
, Dental Health
, Cosmetic Dentistry |
After years of wearing your favorite jeans, they get worn out. The color fades, and the seams stretch, threads come loose around the knee. Unfortunately, this is normal. And after wearing them one more time, you know it’s time to throw them out. Over years of use which results in natural wear and tear, the function of your teeth diminishes and their color fades. The good news is, unlike your jeans, you don’t have to discard your teeth—you can restore them! Anderson & Atkins Dentistry offers a...
You might have rescheduled your dentist appointment, but you don’t have to wait until your next visit to ensure you’re taking great care of your teeth and gums. We want everyone to have a positive experience when we see you in person, so here’s an oral care check-list for every member of your family.
If you’ve ever wondered, “Should I use mouthwash?” The short answer is, “Yes!” Mouthwash is an excellent addition to your oral care routine. But using an oral rinse should never replace brushing your teeth or flossing. Think of mouthwash as a dessert, not an entree. There are many benefits to using mouthwash as long as you use it the right way. We’ll answer all your mouthwash questions so you can clean your teeth and gums effectively.
When you look in the mirror, do you immediately notice a discolored tooth, or teeth that are chipped, cracked, or broken? Do you wish that you could fix teeth that are decayed or weakened? At Anderson and Atkins, DDS we are dedicated to providing you with the best restorative dental care possible. Our skilled team can make your smile bright by using crowns or veneers to restore damaged teeth. Let us help you make the choice that’s best for you.
You know dentures are in your future but you’re unsure what the process looks like. Or maybe you’re curious about the benefits of dentures. If you’ve ever wondered how to keep your mouth healthy with dentures, or what options you have when it comes to dentures, you’re in the right place! Anderson & Atkins Dentistry is here to answer your questions about dentures. We want you to be informed and confident as you take this next dental step.