Creating a schedule for your child to follow is difficult enough without adding extra hassle to the routine. Teaching kids the importance of good oral health at a young age is extremely important for their development but we know that’s easier said than done. Adding an extra step to their morning and nightly routine may […]
Flossing seems to be something that few like doing, resulting in a lot of people skipping it as part of their daily oral routine. If you are someone who is not flossing every day you may want to reconsider. Making the decision not to floss could have a greater impact on your overall health than […]
An extremely common question after a dental procedure is “How long should I wait to eat or drink after a dental procedure?” We recommend listening to your dentist’s recommendations, but we put this article together to serve as a guide.
Sensitive teeth are characterized by tooth pain or tingling when exposed to certain things, including eating and drinking hot or cold food and drink, exposure to cold winter air, and eating sugary or sour candy or food.
If you’re picking a manual toothbrush, always make sure that it has soft bristles – this will help prevent overbrushing or aggravating your gums.
Here’s our guide to gingivitis, how you get it, and how you can deal with it.
What is Fluoride? Fluoride is a mineral naturally found in various water sources and in some foods. Fluoride is used to prevent cavities because it slows down tooth decay by strengthening the enamel. Decades of studies indicate that those who drink fluorinated water develop significantly fewer cavities than those who drink water without fluoride in […]
Your Holly Springs Dentist reminds you to use your insurance It’s that time of the year again. Christmas carols are starting to pop up on the radio, everyone’s getting ready for Thanksgiving, and the sun is setting earlier and earlier each day. What that also means is that your yearly dental insurance is about to […]
The holidays are a wonderful time filled with family, friends, and fun. Between the festive decorations, the holiday cheer, and time spent with loved ones, many people often forget that the regular world doesn’t stop during these times. Your teeth still need care and attention, and unfortunately, many of the things we all love so […]
At Sninski & Schmitt Family Dentistry, our Holly Springs dentists often get asked what they believe is the right balance in dental treatment between efficiency, speed, and comfort. Unfortunately, it is very rare that we can provide customers with all three of them simultaneously, so it is a constant balancing act to give our customers […]