Everyone has experienced dry mouth at one moment or another. While drinking water can alleviate some bouts of dry mouth, constant or persistent dry mouth may be harder to treat and can have serious consequences. Here, Northfield Dental Group discusses possible causes and consequences of dry mouth, as well as what to do about it.
Thanks to the latest advances in orthodontics, patients have more options than ever for straightening their teeth. Invisalign is a modern orthodontic treatment that allows patients to achieve a uniform smile without traditional metal braces. Before selecting Invisalign or braces, it’s important to thoroughly evaluate the pros and cons of each treatment option.
Laser dentistry can be used to perform many dental treatments with added precision. Lasers may be used in conjunction with traditional instruments such as a drill, but the laser may also eliminate the need to use a drill in some cases, which can give patients a more comfortable experience.
Dental implants can be used to replace teeth lost due to injury, tooth decay, or gum disease, but many patients want to know just how long a dental implant will last. While dental implants can last a lifetime, a variety of factors can influence the longevity of your dental implants.
A smile makeover can do more than improve the appearance of your teeth — it can give you more confidence and higher self-esteem. When you’re self-conscious about crooked or stained teeth, you hesitate to smile or laugh. By getting a customized treatment plan from a cosmetic dentist, you can change how you feel about showing …Read the full article
Knowing what to do in case of a dental emergency can mean the difference between saving and losing a tooth. The first and most important thing to do is to call your dentist immediately. Most dentists offer emergency dental services and instructions on what to do. In this blog post, the trusted team at Northfield …Read the full article
At Northfield Dental, we believe that the more educated and informed our patients are, the better choices they can make regarding their oral health. To better serve you and your family, in this blog post we answer the most frequently asked questions we hear from our patients about going to the cosmetic dentist in West …Read the full article
Are you looking for delicious summer treats that won’t hurt your smile? Not to worry. Northfield Dental Group is here to help! Here are our favorite teeth-friendly snacks that you and your family can enjoy all summer long.
Good oral health is important at all times, including during pregnancy. In addition to brushing twice a day and flossing daily, there are several things expecting mothers should do to ensure good oral health for themselves and their baby. In this blog post, the team at Northfield Dental Group shares five oral health tips expecting …Read the full article
In the past, the only way to straighten teeth was through metal braces. Although effective, braces have been considered by many to be bulky and unattractive. Now, patients can achieve a beautiful, uniform smile more comfortably and inconspicuously than ever before. Invisalign is a cosmetic dentistry treatment that uses clear aligners to straighten teeth. In …Read the full article