Author: Lauren Edvalson

What do you think of when you hear the word acid? There are good chances that you recall the way you feel after eating the extra cheese double pepperoni pizza last week, with heartburn and indigestion, making you feel less than comfortable. You may also...

You’ve heard it all too many times before. Going to the dentist twice a year can help you ensure good oral health is maintained. During the visits, the dentists can also help inform you of preventative measures to take for any issues that may be...

The start of the New Year is the perfect opportunity to take better care of your health, including your oral health. January is a fresh start and ideal for establishing those healthy habits that will see you looking and feeling your very best. Whether it’s...

Botox injections can help treat the symptoms of TMJ (temporomandibular joint) disorders. These symptoms include lockjaw, and headaches resulting from teeth grinding and jaw tension. If you have tried other TMJ treatments with no success, you may benefit from talking to Dr. Jordan Smith or...

Many people who wear dentures confess that the biggest challenge they faced was making the dietary adjustments needed. These adjustments are necessary because some foods can cause the dentures to slip and other foods can get easily get stuck beneath the dentures. Read on and discover our...

If you ever develop a dental problem, the first person you talk to should be your dental care expert at ThoroughDent Smiles. We understand that some dental problems can arise at an inopportune time. At such times, you may wonder whether the problem you have...

Many people are unaware that they could save hundreds of dollars by utilizing their dental insurance benefits before the year comes to an end. This is especially true for people whose dental insurance plans are based on a calendar year, rather than on a fiscal...

A tooth extraction is a dental procedure through which a tooth is removed from its socket. This procedure can be performed by either a general dentist or an oral surgeon. Our goal at ThoroughDent Smiles is to preserve your natural teeth, but in some situations,...

The holiday season is almost here, and this period comes with lots of treats ranging from Halloween candy to Christmas cake and everything in-between. Those delicacies are heaven to the taste buds of your child, but all that sugar puts your child’s teeth at high...

Life-long dental health starts early, so it is important for you to do your homework and select the best pediatric dentist for your child. The choice should be made early. This is because the pediatric dentistry experts at ThoroughDent Smiles in Georgetown, KY strongly recommend...