Author: Lauren Edvalson

NEW Announcement from Dr. Neda and Dr. Smith: Virtual Video Consults Now Available At ThoroughDent Smiles Needless to say, the current COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic has created numerous challenges and obstacles to our everyday lives. Entire businesses and companies are either closing down or severely restricted, and...

There are so many benefits to breastfeeding your newborn baby. It enables your baby to fight off infections. Breastfeeding also helps to ward off a number of health risks that include ear infections, pediatric obesity, and asthma. You may be surprised to find out that...

There is a silent battle always raging in your mouth. This is between oral bacteria, acids in foods and drinks on one side, and your natural defenses against those threats on the other. The things that you do or don’t do can tip the balance...

The fields of genetics and molecular biology have made such important advancements. So much so that genetic testing has found increasing applications in medicine. You may be wondering whether the genetic tests being marketed in your area can help you know if you are (or...

If you wince in pain as you brush, floss, eat ice cream or drink a cup of coffee (or any other hot or cold substance), you may be suffering from teeth sensitivity. Read on and learn everything you need to know about sensitive teeth, from...

We all remember how much fun it is to be a teenager. You may also remember some of the downsides. In this article, dentists in Georgetown, KY, explore the different dental concerns for teens. Braces Over the decades, dental braces have become a “rite of passage” for...

There’s nothing better than enjoying a big cup of coffee from your local coffee shops. At ThoroughDent Smiles, we understand more than anybody that coffee is a key ingredient to a productive morning. While coffee is certainly tasty, many of our favorite coffee drinks are...

Most patients run from the sight of a clinic. Even though they are aware of the importance of going to the dentist, there is a fear of seeing one. This fear can be linked to previous visits in which they might of experienced pain, embarrassment,...

Your teeth aren’t something you consciously think about at least until you come across some oral problem. Yes, brushing your teeth does keep your teeth clean but there are issues that can still occur. You need to take other precautions to ensure good oral health....

Did you know that gum disease is one of the most common diseases in America? Over 80% of adults experience a certain form of it without even knowing. That is why you need to know the following facts about gum disease. It is silent.  A majority of...