Do you fear going to the dentist’s office? Despite all the advances in technology and methodology made in dentistry, dental anxiety remains one of the most common phobias. This anxiety can be a major source of distress when it comes time for dental appointments. In fact, 10% of Americans have such a strong dental phobia they avoid going to the dentist altogether. Fortunately, sedation dentistry is a solution that allows you to get the dental treatment you need while remaining relaxed and worry-free.
Since over 90% of adults in the United States have had at least one cavity, the odds are you’ve probably been told the not-so-good news — possibly even by me — that you need a filling. Today, you have more choices than ever before, but one of the most popular restorations is the composite filling. Do you know why?
What comes to mind when you think about oral health? For most people, brushing your teeth twice daily and flossing once daily are the initial thoughts. Also, getting regular dental exams and cleanings. Did you know your dietary choices can make your mouth healthier? The team at Country Club Dental wants to share teeth-friendly foods and beverages for your teeth.
We live in an age where information is abundant and easily accessible, but there are so many myths to sort through to get to the facts on some subject matters. For example, there are misconceptions about a serious oral health condition we’d like to clear up for you. Let’s bust myths and learn the signs and risk factors of this condition.
When someone mentions gum disease (periodontitis), do you automatically think about oral health? You’re not alone. Many people don’t realize that the chronic infection that causes gum disease is not confined to the mouth. Advanced gum disease has a connection to many diseases and conditions. The team at Country Club Dental wants you to know that gum disease affects more than you think.
Life is busy. You have so much to do that you write lists to make sure everything gets done. Some items get marked off the list quickly and other items transfer from one list to the next. The process repeats itself for longer than you care to admit.
You’ve always wanted to get your crooked teeth straightened, but it never made it to the top of your to-do list. Don’t put it off any longer. The team at Country Club Dental is here to move your smile from your to-do list to done with ClearCorrect™.