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December 11, 2019

Let’s Prevent Your Sleep Apnea Today

When it comes to restless nights, several symptoms can indicate sleep apnea. From irregular breathing to snoring, making sure that you do everything you can to reduce these side effects is vital to a good night’s sleep. Gentle Dental Care offers snore guards that prevent sleep apnea’s most common symptoms from disrupting your night. Many […]

November 13, 2019

Keep Your Mouth Clean and Avoid Crowns

When it comes to root canals and crowns, the most significant aspect is how clean and healthy you keep your teeth. If you brush regularly and floss every day, then the chances of developing cavities are significantly reduced. However, neglect of your teeth can lead to severe decay and discoloration that ultimately leads to rot. […]

October 28, 2019

Root Canals are not as Bad as they Seem

Root canals have a bad reputation among dental patients. They are known for their painful procedures and the effects they have on the patient well after. This is no longer the case anymore. There are significant benefits to having a root canal performed. Dental technology has come a long way in recent years. There may […]

October 23, 2019

The Best Foods for Your Teeth

In a previous blog, we listed the worst foods for your teeth. Now, we want to list the best foods for your teeth. There are a number of great foods for your teeth. Most promote the removal of bacteria and repair damaged teeth. Gentle Dental wants to make sure all of our clients’ teeth are […]

October 21, 2019

The Worst Foods for Your Teeth

Food is an essential need for life, but some foods tend to do more harm to your teeth than others. There are a number of foods that are terrible for your teeth. They leave behind sugar, or their consistency eats away at the enamel. We will outline the foods we recommend you stay away from […]

October 18, 2019

TMJ Therapy at Gentle Dental

TMJ or temporomandibular joint connects to the mandible (lower jaw) at the temporal bone, which is located at the lower sides of the skull. TMJ controls several jaw functions. It has an important function of opening and closing your mouth, so chewing is a crucial function of this joint. This area is constantly moving from day […]

October 16, 2019

Cosmetic Services at Gentle Dental

Gentle Dental specializes in a lot of different services. Just one service we offer are cosmetics for teeth. Over time, our teeth can take a beating no matter how much you brush your teeth and floss. Eating food and drinking can really wear away at our teeth and could cause them to look unhygienic. For […]

October 14, 2019

Smoking is Detrimental to your Teeth

Smoking is a terrible habit to have. It causes numerous problems with the lungs, heart, and your oral health. Many are unaware of how detrimental smoking is to the teeth. It can cause complications with gums, teeth, and breath. We recommend seeing a dentist regularly to combat these possible issues, but we also hope you […]

October 11, 2019

When Braces are Necessary

Braces are very common among young adults and teens. However, adults are also candidates for braces. It may not always be obvious when you need braces, so we want to help our readers out on when this orthodontic decision comes up. The best age to take your child to an orthodontist is in their teens. […]

October 9, 2019

Keep Your Teeth Clean of Tartar

Gentle Dental will provide you with the best smiles possible. We take pride in taking care of our clients. One way we urge our clients to keep those smiles as clean as possible is by keeping good hygiene for their own teeth. Over time, plaque and tartar can build up which will damage the teeth […]