Author: Lauren Edvalson

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...

For ages, dentists have been recommending dentures when it came to replacing teeth that were missing or decaying. However, as technology advanced so did dentistry. You find solutions such as dental implants that are stronger and give a more realistic appeal. The implants allow patients...

Statistics show that in 2015 alone, Americans spent more than $11 billion on teeth whitening. More than $1.4 billion of that sum went to at-home teeth whitening products. These statistics show that there are lots of people with stained or discolored teeth, and there is...

We live at a time when technology has literally taken over nearly every aspect of our lives. Since there is an app for almost anything, the professionals at ThoroughDent Smiles in Georgetown KY suggest the following dental apps to use in your quest for optimum...

How to Stop Bleeding Gums Do you experience bleeding from your gums when you brush your teeth? Don’t be overly alarmed by the sight of blood in the sink. Bleeding from your gums is very common, to the degree that the majority of us will have...

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...