Preventive Dentistry

Preventive Dentistry

Preventive Dentistry

Austin preventative dentistry
September 13, 2018

Wisdom Tooth Removal at Toothbar

Is it painful having a wisdom tooth removed? Wisdom teeth removal has become something of a rite of passage among teenagers and young adults. According to the American Dental Association, there are many problems that wisdom teeth can cause including infection, pain, periodontal disease, and pushing existing teeth together due to lack of mouth space.   […]

Whitened teeth smile
February 25, 2019

Is whitening bad for your teeth?

Teeth Whitening is Safe and Effective Most people experience a decrease in the whiteness of their teeth simply by engaging in their regular routine. Food choices, drink choices as well as age and many more factors can contribute to a person experiencing tooth discoloration. Even with the best efforts at oral hygiene, the white tooth […]

white and blue toothbrush with toothpaste
June 3, 2019

Best Brushing Habits

    The simple fact is that nearly half of all adults over the age of 30 have some form of periodontitis according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Periodontitis is a condition that causes inflammation of the gum tissue. In the later stages, it causes deterioration of the jaw and teeth. It all […]

dentists watching x ray
June 25, 2019

Cavity Detection Options

What are cavities? Cavities are the result of bacterial colonies burrowing their way into your teeth. The bacterial release acids and turn your teeth into swiss cheese. It is difficult to see the development of a cavity, early on, because the bacterial colonies weaken the enamel at a microscopic level before the cavity finally forms. […]

Health gums at the dentist
July 8, 2019

Keeping your gums healthy: A Guide

People take for granted that their gums are there to hold their teeth in place and don’t think about them overly much. It is, after all, the teeth that matter. What they may not realize is if the gums are in bad shape, they won’t be able to hold the teeth well. Even a healthy […]

poor dental health lead to liver cancer
July 23, 2019

Can poor dental health lead to liver cancer?

Is dental health connected to liver cancer? A recent study by a research group at Queen’s University Belfast concluded that poor oral health can increase your chances of liver cancer by 75 percent. Although there is an alternative theory that poor eating habits coincide with poor oral health and, therefore, leads to the increased risks […]

Home whitening vs. In-Office Whitening
August 14, 2019

Home whitening vs. In-Office Whitening

With so much emphasis on our physical appearance, probably everyone you know has jumped on the teeth-whitening bandwagon. While some choose at-home remedies, others opt for in-office treatments to avoid having to wait months for the final results. But when it comes to deciding which whitening treatment to use, it can be overwhelming. Read on […]

Bad Breath Treatment in Austin Texas
August 19, 2019

What causes Bad Breath?

Halitosis, otherwise known as bad breath, is a condition experienced by one in four people. It can be a source of anxiety and embarrassment for some, and it is not something anyone wants to wrestle with. Stores overflowing with gum, mint, and breath freshening options promise to alleviate bad breath, but this is often times […]

How to Get Rid of Bad Breath
September 2, 2019

Getting rid of bad breath. How do you do it?

    How to Get Rid of Bad Breath When brushing your teeth, flossing, using mouthwash, breath mints, chewing gum, and the Water Pick they do not cure bad breath problems. When you have tried everything to fight had breath, it is time to give Toothbar a try. In addition to getting the teeth checked, […]

Tooth Picking Is Bad For Your Dental Health
September 12, 2019

Tooth Picking Is Bad For Your Dental Health

Reasons why Tooth Picking Is not good For Your Dental Health Tooth Picking Is Bad For Your Dental HealthToothpicks are effective mini, wooden tools used for all sorts of purposes. Generally, they are found in restaurants and offered to customers as a way to removed food particles trapped in the teeth. Occasional use of toothpicks […]