Entries by Mike Wallace

Edmond Dentist: Teeth Cleanings aren’t just for people

Edmond Dentist: It’s important to get your teeth cleaned, but what about your pet? Coming in for a dental exam at your Edmond Dentist means that you’re going to receive top-notch care. Getting your teeth cleaned, examined, and receiving an oral cancer screening or x-ray is how we take care of our patients. But coming […]

Edmond Dentist: Sugar Free Gum

Edmond Dentist: The Benefits of Chewing Sugar-Free Gum Human Beings have been chewing gum since ancient times. The ancient Greeks chewed the sap from the Mastic tree, the Mayans liked chewing the sap of the Sapodilla tree, and the Native American’s, in the area we call New England, chewed Spruce tree sap, later passing on […]

Edmond Dentist: Taking Care of Your Braces

Edmond Dentist with Four Tips to Caring for Your Braces Getting braces is a procedure to help reposition a patient’s teeth. The procedure straightens crooked teeth or a misaligned bite. But getting braces means a patient can’t slack on their dental hygiene, here are your Edmond Dentist’s tips for caring for your braces. Brush with […]

Edmond Dentist: Crowns

Edmond Dentist explains crowns? If you have a weak tooth, broken tooth, or extremely discolored tooth you and your dentist may decide to have a crown placed over those teeth. Crowns can be placed for a functional or cosmetic reason, though most people will only elect to have a crown placed if they’re already in […]

Edmond Dentist Explains: Bottle Rot

What is Bottle Rot? You might think that because a child’s teeth are temporary they aren’t important. However, these teeth are important for a child’s development and are still susceptible to tooth decay. When a child experience this tooth decay it is often called “Bottle Rot,” or Baby Bottle Tooth Decay. The importance of these […]

Edmond Dentist: Denture Relines

Edmond Dentist and what you should know about Denture Relines When you have your dentures first fitted and made they will typically fit your mouth securely since they’ve been molded to your mouth. However, as time goes on that shape of your mouth and gum tissue can change. When this happens you dentures will become […]

Edmond Dentist: Wisdom Teeth

Edmond Dentist Explains Wisdom Teeth The last set of molars that most people get in, also the third set, are the wisdom teeth. Most people will have these teeth come in during their late teens or early twenties. On rare occasion wisdom teeth will come in properly aligned, this rarely happens, but more often than […]