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Does Wisdom Teeth Removal Hurt?

does wisdom teeth extraction hurt

No one wants to get the diagnosis that a tooth needs to be removed because we associate pain with an extraction procedure. It is common for a teenager or an adult to need removal of wisdom teeth. Even though it is a procedure that dentists do many, many times, you may still have trepidation when […]

5 Natural Teeth Cleaning Tips to Try Between Dental Cleanings

5 Natural Teeth Cleaning Tips to Try Between Dental Cleanings

Don’t you just love the way your teeth feel after having them professionally cleaned? How can you keep that feeling in between cleanings? They will never feel as clean as they do after a cleaning appointment with your hygienist and dentist. We can’t stress enough the importance of regular dental cleanings. The dental checkup along […]

Does Teeth Whitening Damage Your Teeth?

Does Teeth Whitening Damage Your Teeth?

Who doesn’t want whiter teeth? Do you? It’s possible if your teeth are stained and discolored. As we grow older, habits, food, and beverages can cause our teeth to yellow. There are several factors for this, including the food we eat, the beverages we drink, habits such as smoking or chewing tobacco, and yes just […]

What is Cosmetic Dentistry?

What is Cosmetic Dentistry

Let’s face it…we all want to have a pleasing smile. Our appearance is important to us. Teeth that are yellow, crooked, or broken just don’t compare to teeth that are white, straight, and intact. Aesthetics make a difference and can affect your self-esteem. Don’t worry because cosmetic dentistry can help. Cosmetic dentistry focuses on improving […]

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 […]