Oral Health

Thanksgiving Day Tips for a Healthy Smile Thanksgiving is perhaps the most beloved holiday for us Americans. It brings family and friends together. This year, in particular, it seems like we have more to be thankful for as we celebrate with our favorite people.There are some...

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...

Causes and Treatment for a Dead Tooth If you’ve ever been woken up by a sharp and shooting pain in a tooth, you know just how miserable it can be to deal with a toothache. A toothache can occur from decay, which will lead to a...

Most Common Signs of Receding Gums Gum recessing is more common than people think. It is actually one of the major outcomes of gum disease. Gum recession happens when the tissues of the gum start to pull back and wear out. This results in the...

Oral Health Month with Georgetown, KY Dentist In honor of Oral Health Month this June, we wanted to share some interesting oral health habits, Dr. Kristina Neda practices to maximize her own oral health. We understand how intimidating and scary it can be to visit the...

At ThoroughDent Smiles, we make it our duty to provide patients with the best dental tips directly from our dentists. Dr. Jordan Smith, the best cosmetic dentist in Georgetown, KY, explains some of the common myths regarding what is important on matters of oral health....

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...

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...

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...