Georgetown KY dentist Tag

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

Do you know what the connection is between your oral health and heart disease? According to research by the American Heart Association, there has been a strong connection seen between gum disease and heart disease. At our Georgetown dental office, open 7 days a week,...

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...

Dental implants have become a popular treatment in cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Kristina Neda from ThoroughDent Smiles answers some of the common questions patients have about dental implants.  Q1. What is a dental implant? A dental implant is an alternative to a tooth root, made of titanium and...

If you were to go back a century, you would find bad oral hygiene as a common problem. While there were dentists, people just didn’t take good care of their teeth or visit the dentist often. There was also a trend within dentistry to fix...