As for the specific details, step-by-step, regarding what happens as tooth decay begins, why it’s actually occurring, what’s going on, and then how we fix it, this may all remain a mystery. As you may have recently begun considering, if only you were aware of the particulars, you may have an easier time with your daily care and prevention, so fillings can become a less pressing need in your life! Good news: Our Columbia, TN team is more than happy to walk you through the entire process.
Yum! Thanksgiving will be here soon, which means a table-covered feast of a meal awaits. What are you most excited about? Then again, what are you worried about? While you certainly have your favorites, if you’ve been doing your best to take an admirably loyal approach to protecting your oral health, you may think you know what’s safe for your smile when it comes to food. However, when you’re faced with an overwhelming amount of options, it’s possible to get a bit thrown off and for options that are generally safe to become hazards! Allow our Columbia, TN team to fill you in on some dishes that you may need to consider with some extra caution!
You hear things so often that you find yourself wondering: Do they really mean it or is that just a “saying?” For instance, when our Columbia, TN team says that we offer dental care for the whole family, you may find yourself wondering: Is this truly as comprehensive as it sounds or is it just marketing? Good news! Of course we mean it! To help you better understand what this means, rather than just insisting that we really do practice family dentistry that’s personalized for every member of your crew, we would love to walk you through the specifics. Have questions? Want to schedule a visit? Simply give us a call. We would love to see you!
You might not really enjoy thinking about an infected tooth, so the idea of remembering particularly important details surrounding infection doesn’t make you smile. However, once you realize that when you consider these few details our Columbia, TN team has to offer, you can treat and then very easily prevent infection, the incentive to do so becomes quite appealing! We know that you may not be sure about infections, how to treat them, or how to keep them from impacting your smile, so let us help. It’s easier than you may have guessed!
Are you and your kiddos ready for trick-or-treating? Are you hoping to visit one location, so you can avoid trying to walk through your dark neighborhood, wondering who will be home (and who won’t)? Maybe you’re actually seeing how many places are offering candy, so you can go home with an incredible amount of treats! In any case, the upcoming Trick-Or-Treat At The Library event is sure to please!
It’s not the most exciting reminder ever but we think you should take a moment to reflect on the time of year. Yes, it’s autumn, which means lots of lovely things! Unfortunately, it also means that we are entering cold and flu season, which is never a happy realization but it is certainly something that you can do something about ahead of time. Let our Columbia, TN team guide you through some preventive tips as they apply to your overall and oral health, so you can make it through this otherwise cuddly time of year in one piece!
Nobody wants to worry on Halloween! After all, you’re already a little jumpy as it is, since you know that ghosts, goblins, spiders, and other creepy things just might be hiding around every corner! You also know there’s quite a lot of candy and other delicious treats to be had, so there’s quite a lot going on. What you don’t want to do? Feel preoccupied because you’re not sure what you should be doing (or shouldn’t be doing) as it applies to making sure you don’t accidentally harm your smile health! Fantastic news: Our Columbia, TN team can help you out with quick recommendations that you can immediately consider, put into place, and all while clearing the way for a very enjoyable celebration!
You are a master when it comes to your dental hygiene session. Yep, you know how to brush and floss with the best of them! However, it’s the time … all of that time … between your morning and your evening session that is starting to worry you. Should you be doing something to clean your smile during this huge amount of time, filled with minutes and hours during which you consume food, beverages, and you just pretend like your teeth aren’t coated with all sorts of particles that could lead to oral health issues? Not to worry! Our Columbia, TN team is ready to help you out by offering easy to follow suggestions to keep your smile nice and clean until it’s time to brush again.
Do you enjoy supporting our community? How about pancakes? Do you like eating them, potentially floating in sweet, delicious syrup? If you are nodding your head to all of the above, then missing out on the upcoming Maury County Sheriff’s Department Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser is probably something you won’t want to do. Make a mental note of the date and prepare to show up with your appetite intact!
Your taste buds may be quite the mystery to you. Of course, you know that they are there because you can see those little bumps on your tongue when you look in the mirror. You are aware that they help you taste and enjoy the meals and snacks you eat! However, there may be more than meets the eye. Today, our Columbia, TN team is glad to help you get to know this very important part of your oral anatomy just a little bit better. It very well may take some of the mystery out of these otherwise often overlooked papillae.