Why are More People Choosing Concierge Dentistry?

There is nothing better than a day at the spa. People love to feel special, comfortable, and pampered. Feeling relaxed and cared for is a normal human desire. So why should going to the dentist be any different? Our approach to the dental experience is to treat each and every one of our patients as human beings, not just a number or a dollar sign. Many people avoid going to the dentist because they experience very real, and very uncomfortable, feelings of anxiety. But we know that each patient is unique and deserves to walk out of our doors, with [...]

By | March 22nd, 2016|Oral Health|Comments Off on Why are More People Choosing Concierge Dentistry?

Get Proactive about Maintaining Your Beautiful Smile

Preventative dental care at home is an important part of your overall dental health and should be combined with your regular checkups. You need to be consistent and you need to use the right tools and techniques to maintain your beautiful smile throughout your life. It requires a little proactivity, but it will be worth it. Whenever preventative dental care is mentioned, though, most people probably immediately assume they're going to – once again – hear about how they're supposed to regularly brush and floss and keep their dental appointments. And then they'll immediately roll their eyes at the very [...]

By | March 9th, 2016|Oral Health|Comments Off on Get Proactive about Maintaining Your Beautiful Smile

What’s Causing Your Toothache?

We all know that the human body is incredibly complicated and unfortunately doesn’t always cooperate the way we want it to, but a toothache might just be at the top of the “not going to cooperate” list. Anyone who has ever experienced the pain of an achy tooth knows how unbearable it can be, but often knowing the exact cause can be a mystery. Here is a list of some of the culprits that can cause that oh-so unwanted tooth pain: Tooth sensitivity This usually happens when eating or drinking hot or cold foods. If you are among those who [...]

By | February 25th, 2016|Oral Health|Comments Off on What’s Causing Your Toothache?

How to Make Dental Visits a Part of Your Family’s Routine

Regular dental visits are just as important as daily brushing and flossing for your family’s overall dental health, but that doesn’t mean it’s always easy to make and keep those appointments. You’re probably very busy – and so is everyone in your family – so sometimes it’s easy to let these visits slide. After all, you tell yourself, everyone is brushing and flossing. Isn’t that good enough? Unfortunately, it really isn’t. So in order to ensure that everyone in your family is getting the care they need, it’s important to include a professional exam and cleaning on a regular basis. [...]

By | February 5th, 2016|Oral Health|Comments Off on How to Make Dental Visits a Part of Your Family’s Routine

Why it’s Important to Maintain Good Flossing Habits

Most people are pretty good at maintaining brushing habits, which is, as we all know, incredibly important in maintaining a healthy mouth. The younger you create good dental habits the easier it is to keep doing them throughout your life. But what many people often overlook, forget, or are just too lazy to keep up with is flossing. Flossing plays a major role when it comes to dental hygiene. Your toothbrush may be working it’s butt off, but there are places even the best of the best toothbrushes can’t reach. Particles of food can get stuck in the hard to [...]

By | January 27th, 2016|Oral Health|Comments Off on Why it’s Important to Maintain Good Flossing Habits

5 Hollywood Stars With Unforgettable Smiles

Having an amazing and dazzling white smile can often have an impact on your life path for financial stability. For many Hollywood heartthrobs, showing your perfectly-pearly white smile can be the difference between receiving a paycheck or scrambling to make ends meet. Those who have spent their time in the spotlight know that flashing a healthy white smile can be key to a long-lived and profitable career. Here are five perfectly-polished smiles that have added to the success of these Hollywood actors, actresses, models, and Broadway stars who are thriving in the land of cameras and red carpets: #1 - [...]

By | December 22nd, 2015|Oral Health|Comments Off on 5 Hollywood Stars With Unforgettable Smiles

How Your Dental Condition Provides a Window into Your Health Situation

In recent years, it has become more and more clear that good dental health is about more than keeping a bright, white smile. There are, in fact, several warning signs that appear in the mouth that indicate other serious medical conditions. Your regular dental exam can now tell us a lot more about what’s going on with your overall health, and we can use that information to guide you to the right treatments. It Starts with Your Regular Dental Exam We can’t discover what’s going on with your health unless you keep your regular appointments for dental examinations. This is [...]

By | December 10th, 2015|Oral Health|Comments Off on How Your Dental Condition Provides a Window into Your Health Situation

The Importance of Oral Cancer Screening

There is nothing more frightening than the word “cancer,” but with proper screenings it can be detected early enough to ensure you get the treatment you need. Regular visits to your dentist improve the chances of catching any suspicious changes in your oral health. Here at Galleria Dentistry we work hard to bring a positive change to the world of oral cancer! There are certain factors, some are avoidable, that increase the risk of oral cancer. Although studies show that the majority of people diagnosed with oral cancer have at least one of these factors, the rate of people diagnosed [...]

By | November 24th, 2015|Oral Health|Comments Off on The Importance of Oral Cancer Screening

Four Ways to Use Lasers in Dentistry

Like in the medical field, dentists in the dentistry world are always trying to find new and improved ways of performing their expertise. If there is a better way to effectively go about their duties, they will always take that opportunity to do so. This results in happy dentists and happy patients, which is better for everyone in the long run. One of the newer developments in dentistry is the use of lasers. Lasers have found a pretty solid foundation in the medical world, with a wide variety of practical applications. Since they’re so new in dentistry, there are still [...]

By | November 19th, 2015|Oral Health|Comments Off on Four Ways to Use Lasers in Dentistry

Restoring Your Smile with Dental Implants

Dental implant 3d crown Tooth loss is a real and serious problem. Whether through trauma or decay, a lot of people will lose at least one tooth in their lifetime. When they’re gone, it can make it difficult to eat and speak normally, and they may even contribute to structural problems as the rest of your teeth begin to shift. It wasn’t that long ago that most people believed that the only way to replace these teeth was with dentures, which had developed an image of uncomfortable, loose-fitting appliances that still didn’t let you eat all your favorite [...]

By | October 14th, 2015|Oral Health|Comments Off on Restoring Your Smile with Dental Implants