Dental Center of Jacksonville Blog
November 20, 2018
When it comes to restorative dental procedures, root canal therapy has received a lot of negative publicity. Surely, just about everyone has heard some sort of nightmare story. The reality, however, is that with the advancements in dental procedures and technologies, patients don’t have to endure scary episodes with the dentist. Read on to find out why you shouldn’t fear a root canal in Jacksonville!
September 24, 2018
You went through 2 years of orthodontic treatment as an adolescent, so it feels very frustrating that your teeth have shifted and you find yourself feeling self-conscious about your smile again. Granted, you lost your retainer and weren’t consistent about wearing it when you had it; but you don’t want to endure years of wearing unsightly metal braces again. Especially not when you’re meeting with new clients. Six-Month Smiles in Jacksonville may be one quick and effective solution for your needs. Here’s how it works.
August 14, 2018
It isn’t always easy to keep up with an oral healthcare routine that includes biannual cleanings and checkups for your entire family. After all, you lead a busy life, and it might be difficult to find a few spare hours when you can visit your local dental office. We understand this challenge, which is why our goal as your family dentist in Jacksonville is to make maintaining a healthy smile as easy and convenient as possible for your household.
July 31, 2018
Dental crowns in Jacksonville are typically completed over the course of two dental appointments and require the use of a temporary crown in between these visits. This initial restoration is not as sturdy as the permanent one that will replace it, and it may fall out before you return to the dentist to receive the new crown. It can be alarming when this happens, but there’s no reason to panic. Keep reading to learn what to do if a temporary crown falls out.
June 5, 2018
Lounging on the beach is a great way to work on your tan, just make sure to apply sun screen on your body beforehand! According to your dentist, if you want to make your new tan really pop, there’s a cosmetic treatment that will do the trick: teeth whitening in Jacksonville!
A whiter smile contrasts incredibly well with a new tan, so before you head to the beach this summer, consider the following whitening treatments to make your beach look complete!
March 21, 2018
Got a toothache? You can take some comfort knowing it’s a problem as old as time. Evidence from ancient fossils shows tricks humans used to ameliorate pain from an infected tooth — and fortunately, we’ve come a long way from relying on dates, figs, garlic, and arsenic (yes, like the poison). These days, there are highly effective solutions for toothaches that can actually save the affected tooth, and they all begin with a visit to the emergency dentist in Jacksonville. When you come into Dental Center of Jacksonville for treatment of an aching tooth, we will survey the situation and provide the salvation you need as soon as possible!
March 15, 2018
Dentures are a great way to replace several missing teeth quickly, effectively, and at an affordable price. However, dentures are not perfect and will need to be maintained in order to last. Eventually, your denture in Jacksonville will need to be relined and/or replaced. Putting this off can put your mouth and remaining bone at risk, according to your dentist.
Not only can your dentist answer any questions you have about dentures, they can also help you fix your ill-fitting denture. To learn exactly how they do it, keep reading. You’ll feel more relaxed and confident once you go in for your appointment.
February 23, 2018
It’s hard to plan for an emergency, but you can help yourself remain calm in the face of a dental injury or other urgent situation by learning what to do when one happens to you. Your emergency dentist in Jacksonville provides prompt treatment for these and other issues — keep reading to find out just what we recommend you do when the unexpected strikes you or someone you love!
October 30, 2017
You can buy almost everything online these days — but when it comes to your denture, we advise that you trust a professional to get the job done right. Yes, so-called “boil-and-bite” dentures are cheaper, and they do an ok job of replacing your teeth to help you eat and speak better than you’d be able to if you didn’t have any teeth. But this online version is a far cry from custom-fitted dentures in Jacksonville, which are good for your oral and overall health.
March 17, 2017
The possibilities seem endless during spring break. You have time to wind down and let loose after diligently working, enjoy relaxing with your friends and family, and most likely take a much-needed vacation. If you have an upcoming out-of-town trip planned, consider doing some research about medical care—especially your dental care. Although it’s unlikely to happen, dental emergencies tend to take place when we least expect it. Your emergency dentist wants you to be prepared for when accidents happen whether you’re local in Jacksonville or abroad. Take a look at these tips and go into spring break with the knowledge and confidence to address any dental emergency.