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Cedar Walk Family and Cosmetic Dentistry Blog

Should You Be Using Mouthwash?

Brushing and flossing on a regular basis is a great way to maintain good oral hygiene. Do you also need to add mouthwash to your oral care routine? Knowing the kinds of benefits mouthwash provides can help you decide if it’s right for you. Consider the following when you’re trying to determine if you should use mouthwash. Keep in mind that rinsing with mouthwash doesn’t mean you can skip brushing and flossing your teeth regularly. You’ll still need to do these each day for healthy teeth and gums.

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Topics: Oral Health & Hygiene

String Flossing vs Water Flossing

Having healthy gums and teeth is important for your health overall. Brushing your teeth helps remove food particles from your tooth surfaces, but toothbrushes aren’t always able to reach between teeth to clean these areas. Flossing your teeth on a regular basis is an essential part of your oral hygiene routine since it helps remove food particles from between your teeth. Daily flossing helps you maintain healthy gums and lowers the risk of gum disease, but should you use water flossing or string floss? Knowing more about each type of floss can help you make that decision.

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Topics: Oral Health & Hygiene

Our Best Tips for Buying and Replacing Your Toothbrush

When you’re used to using your toothbrush every day, it’s easy to forget that you should replace it on a regular basis. When you need to choose a toothbrush replacement, knowing which type to get is important. Using the wrong toothbrush on your teeth can lead to problems that affect your oral health. Keep the following information in mind to help ensure that you have healthy teeth and gums.

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Topics: Oral Health & Hygiene

How Your Oral Health Can Impact Your Overall Health

You know that brushing your teeth and flossing helps keep your gums and teeth clean and healthy. However, you might not know that having healthy teeth and gums plays an important role in your general health and well-being. Poor oral hygiene can increase your risk of having certain health issues at some point in your life. Keep the following in mind to better understand the link between healthy gums and teeth and overall health.

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Topics: Oral Health & Hygiene

Flossing 101: Tips for a Better Oral Hygiene Routine

Your oral hygiene habits have a direct impact on how healthy your teeth and gums are. While brushing helps keep your teeth clean, flossing helps keep your gums in good condition and reduces the risk of tooth decay. You should floss regularly as part of your dental care routine at home. Knowing more about flossing, including when to floss and what to use, can help ensure that you have healthy gums and teeth.

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Topics: Oral Health & Hygiene

7 Tips for Dental Health While You Travel

If you’ll be joining the ranks of people who are traveling again this summer, this is a good time to pay attention to your dental health. When you’re on a trip and away from your dentist, you should take steps to prevent dental problems from occurring. These tips can help you maintain healthy teeth and gums, so you can focus on enjoying your trip instead of dealing with dental issues.

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Topics: General Dentistry, Oral Health & Hygiene

What is Considered a Dental Emergency and What to Do if One Occurs

Dental emergencies are more common than you might think. However, many dental problems are not emergencies, but simply dental issues that have been left untreated and are causing pain and inflammation.

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Topics: Cedar Walk Dentistry, Charlotte NC, Cosmetic Dentistry, General Dentistry, Holistic Dentistry, Implants, Dentures, & Missing Teeth, Oral Health & Hygiene

Important Things You Should Consider When Choosing a Dentist

 

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Topics: Cedar Walk Dentistry, Charlotte NC, Cosmetic Dentistry, General Dentistry, Holistic Dentistry, Culture & Community, Oral Health & Hygiene

Dental Hacks to Protect Your Teeth and Gums in 2020

On any given day, you likely do not have much time to dedicate to your oral health routine. The bacteria on your teeth, however, have all the time in the world and spend it chipping away at your enamel. 

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Topics: Cedar Walk Dentistry, Charlotte NC, Cosmetic Dentistry, General Dentistry, Oral Health & Hygiene

5 Signs You May Need Your Wisdom Teeth Removed

 

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Topics: Oral Health & Hygiene