Dental Erosion Prevention and Care

Rather than waiting until your smile fails, it is important to set forth effective dental erosion prevention plans as soon as possible. Dental erosion, also frequently referred to as enamel erosion, is a condition in which harmful acids will slowly deteriorate your teeth. When acids are present in your mouth, they can wear down your… Read more »

Healthy Practices for an Attractive Teenage Smile

Did you know that the teenage years mark a time of high risk for your oral health due to all the tooth hazards you can encounter? During this period, many young patients are growing in their wisdom teeth, playing contact sports and receiving orthodontic treatment. We strive to encourage teenage patients to take steps to… Read more »

Toothache Remedies to Try at Home

Typically, a toothache comes on because of some sort of decay; a cavity, receding gums, exposed root, or a broken or loose filling. They can begin aching slowly, or come on strong and sudden. No matter the reason, it is important to make an appointment with us immediately so we can get to the root… Read more »

Does Wax Matter When It Comes to Floss?

Flossing helps you to clean your teeth and gums on a daily basis and is a very important habit. While claims of antiseptic mouthwash effectively removing lingering particles from the mouth, we encourage you to continue flossing to properly clean away plaque and food particles. When it comes to selecting a floss product, you can… Read more »

Dental Upgrades: Avoiding Jaw and Facial Pain

Jaw and facial pain continue to be an issue for many individuals who struggle with maintaining good oral health. If you are suffering from chronic jaw or facial pain, it could be linked to an underlying condition that needs to be treated as soon as possible. Understanding the causes of jaw and facial pain is… Read more »

Achievements in Dentistry: Oral and Throat Cancer Detection

Do you routinely inspect your mouth for any signs of oral cancer? Are you visiting your dentist on a consistent basis for oral cancer screenings as needed? Are you regularly inspecting your mouth for any signs and symptoms of oral and throat cancer? To test your knowledge and awareness of oral and throat cancer, take… Read more »

You Can Have Positive Oral Health With These Tips!

Did you know, having positive oral health is achievable? There are daily steps and tips you can apply in your life that can significantly improve your oral health. Without care, your smile can begin to fade, resulting in damage to your teeth and gums. That is why keeping positive oral health is essential in your… Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry is Helpful for Improving Your Smile

Many people are more self-conscious about their smile than ever before thanks to magazines, television, and movies showing beautiful, flawless smiles everywhere we look. The good news is, a beautiful smile is within your reach! Our dentist, Dr. Amanda Rhoades with Eastern Hills Dental in Cincinnati, Ohio, offers cosmetic dentistry and is happy to help… Read more »

A Dental Crown Can Often Address a Misshapen Tooth

Genetics and other factors can sometimes cause developmental problems with a permanent tooth. In some of these cases, the tooth might emerge from the gums shorter than its surrounding counterparts or deformed in shape. Without professional treatment, the misshapen tooth could eventually fracture or eventually lead to a problem with dental attrition. A tooth-like this… Read more »

A Dental Filling Might Be Able to Treat a Minor Case of Tooth Decay

Poor oral hygiene practices can lead to latent bacterial deposits and persistent plaque acids in your mouth. Over time this can start to demineralize your tooth enamel which promotes tooth decay. Early signs of a problem with a tooth could include heightened sensitivity, a change in texture or general discomfort in the affected tooth. Some… Read more »