General Dentistry

Interesting Facts About Your Toothbrush In honor of National Toothbrush Day, our team wanted to spend some time talking about one of our favorite oral health tools: the toothbrush.You brush your teeth in the morning and once again before bed, right? You floss, use mouthwash, and...

Celebrate National Dental Hygiene Month With ThoroughDent Smiles October is National Dental Hygiene Month, and we love any opportunity to educate our patients further about the importance of dental health. Since many of us will be eating some of our favorite candies this month during the...

What To Do If Your Dental Crown Falls Out The dental crown protects teeth that need reinforcement after being damaged by impact and repaired after root canal therapy as an example. Just as natural teeth are susceptible to damage, the dental crown may also be damaged...

Is Smoking Related to Gum Disease? It can’t be disputed that smoking is really bad for you. It can impact almost every system in your body in a negative way, including your gums. Those who smoke are at a higher risk of developing several diseases, including...

How Often Should My Child Visit the Dentist? When it comes to ThoroughDent Smiles, a pediatric dentistry Georgetown, KY, parents can rest assured that we have a commitment to providing exceptional dental education to our youngest patients. As a dentist open 6 days a week, we...

Why You Should Get Botox at the Dentist Today, it is hard to come across someone who has never heard of Botox. Botox injections are one of the least invasive cosmetic procedures that millions of people in the U.S. undergo each year. People do this to...

Everything About Dental Fillings in Georgetown, KY Even if you meticulously maintain your oral hygiene at home, you may still develop cavities. This is because of a number of reasons. Your chipped tooth may decay, bacteria can invade your oral structures, your enamel may wear off,...

Recovering After a Tooth Extraction Tooth extraction refers to a dental procedure that involves the total removal of one or more teeth from the mouth. Although teeth are meant to last a lifetime, there are a few reasons that would warrant an extraction. These include a...

What You Need to Know About Teeth Grinding in Children It can be distressing to discover that your child is grinding his or her teeth while sleeping. You may wonder whether this habit is normal, or if you should be worried that something is wrong. Read...

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...