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What is Restorative Dentistry?

What is Restorative Dentistry

Restorative dentistry improves your oral health and function by focusing on repairing or replacing teeth. Any dental process that focuses on repairing or restoring damaged oral structures is considered to be “restorative.” General dentists like Sninski & Schmitt Family Dentistry provide restorative dentistry services. Our experienced team of dental professionals correct problems daily using dental […]

Pros and Cons of Mouthwash

Pros and Cons of Mouthwash

We all know the main reasons most of us use mouthwash…to freshen our breath and prevent the build-up of various bacteria. There are many other reasons to use mouthwash on a regular basis such as preventing gum disease. But did you know that there can be negatives to using mouthwash? In this article, Sninski & […]

Why Do My Teeth Hurt After A Cleaning?

why teeth hurt after a cleaning

Taking care of your teeth and engaging in good oral care includes brushing two times a day, flossing daily, and taking regular visits to your dental professional for cleanings every six months. After having a professional dental cleaning, you have a refreshed feeling as you glide your tongue over the just-cleaned teeth. Your entire mouth […]

How to Get Cavity Pain Relief

How to Get Cavity Pain Relief

When you are experiencing tooth pain from a cavity, you will do just about anything to get some relief. Regardless of whether the pain is dull, sharp, or throbbing, you are looking to decrease the level of discomfort. You may not be able to get in to see your dental professional right away due to […]

What are Tongue Diseases?

What are Tongue Diseases

Did you know that your tongue is one of the strongest muscles in the body? Not only that, your tongue is a vital part of daily living because it makes it possible to taste food, swallow, and talk. But, another important characteristic of the tongue is that it is a very good gauge of your […]

The Relationship Between Oral Health and Systemic Disease 

Relationship Between Oral Health and Systemic Disease

There is no question that your oral health can be linked to systemic diseases in your body. Many studies are ongoing regarding the relationship between the two, showing that researchers have been aware of the connection for a while. It makes sense when you realize that many bacteria enter through the mouth. Keeping your mouth […]

How Invisalign® Works

how invisalign works

If you are thinking about getting braces, you are probably looking at the different options that are available from traditional metal and porcelain to Invisalign’s clear aligner system. More and more, people are choosing the Invisalign® method of straightening teeth, especially adults who are seeking a discreet orthodontic treatment. But, you may be wondering how […]

Why Does My Jaw Pop?

Why Does My Jaw Pop?

If you’ve ever experienced a jaw that pops, you know how disconcerting it can be. You can hear it as well as feel it. Suffice it to say, a popping jaw that occurs with every movement when you are talking or eating is extremely annoying, if not worrisome. A popping in your jaw usually means […]

Oral Health and High Blood Pressure

oral health and high blood pressure

Is there a connection between oral health and high blood pressure? This is the focus of many studies and there does seem to be a link. Although gum disease doesn’t cause heart problems, if you have cardiovascular issues, you should definitely pay attention to your oral health. There is quite a bit of research that […]

The Benefits of Invisalign Treatment

Benefits of Invisalign

Do you want to straighten your teeth? Maybe your answer is “yes,” but you don’t want the “old” traditional type of braces. You might enjoy the benefits of Invisalign treatment. Invisalign are clear aligners that are comfortable and easy to put on and take off. Have you heard of Invisalign and would like to know […]