At South Dayton Smiles, we have a blog that provides our patients with helpful information. From time to time, we will update this blog with information on the latest dental recommendations and treatments. That way, you know exactly why we recommend certain things and what you have to do to take care of your teeth.
To provide you with the best service, we need to stay up-to-date on the latest recommendations from the American Dental Association and numerous other dental governing bodies. Our continuing education is important because this represents our commitment to providing you with the care you deserve.
I Knocked Out a Tooth: Can It Be Saved?
Dental emergencies happen when you least expect them. Knowing what you can do when they do occur, however, can help you stay calm and take the necessary steps to help. One of the most surprising of these emergencies is the unexpected and sudden knock-out of a tooth. Traumatic as it may be, when you or …
10 Foods to Avoid for Healthier Teeth
Maintaining healthy teeth and an attractive smile takes time and dedication. Practicing good oral hygiene habits, including brushing, flossing, and scheduling dental exams and cleanings, is a big part of that. So too are the food and beverages you consume. To help keep your teeth healthy, try to avoid the following 10 foods and beverages …
The 5 Most Affordable Cosmetic Dentistry Treatments
Sharing your smile is a way to show confidence, create happiness, and make a great first impression. Yet, if your teeth are less than perfect, you may resist smiling to avoid embarrassment. If this describes you, cosmetic dentistry may be a great option to help. While you may think all cosmetic treatments are expensive, that …
Should I Get a Smile Makeover?
Your smile says so much and can also make a good impression while boosting your confidence at the same time. Yet, while you may do everything right when it comes to taking care of your teeth and practicing good oral hygiene habits, there are just some things that may be beyond your control, such as …
The Top 4 Benefits of Dental Implants
When it comes to maintaining your smile, practicing good oral hygiene on a daily basis becomes essential. Your teeth and gums will benefit, and you’ll be able to share that smile with confidence. All too often, however, issues arise and lead to the need for dental solutions to keep your smile intact and also keep …
The Connection Between Diabetes and Oral Health
When most people think about oral health, they usually just think about their teeth and gums. Oral health, however, has a strong link to the general health of a person’s body. In fact, oral health is actually linked to a variety of systemic illnesses, including diabetes. As a result, there is a strong connection between …
How Often Should I Brush My Teeth?
Practicing good oral hygiene is essential to maintaining good oral health by preventing tooth decay and periodontal disease (gum disease) that can be caused by the bacteria that live on the surface of your teeth and in the sticky, white plaque that builds up on the teeth. These bacteria produce acids that break down tooth …
THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF TEETH WHITENING AND HOW THEY WORK
Your smile is one of the first things that anyone you meet notices about you. So, having a nice, bright-white, evenly colored smile is a simple way to make a good first impression, and teeth whitening is one of the simplest ways to achieve this look. Whitening your teeth can improve the look of your …
SHOULD I CONSIDER DENTAL IMPLANTS?
If you are missing one or more teeth, then you probably already know how much missing a tooth can affect your life. Missing teeth change your appearance and can hinder your ability to speak normally in addition to making it difficult to enjoy all of the foods you love. Plus, leaving a missing tooth unreplaced …
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What Our Clients Say about Us
” Dr Botti has always been pleasant to work with, explaining details of the procedure as I had a crown replaced. “
– Mike G
” I LOVE Dr Botti and the staff at South Dayton Smiles. Michelle is my hygienist and I can’t wait for my appointments to have my teeth cleaned. “
– Debby M
” Everyone knows my name, knows my family, very personal touch. Everyone is great with my children. They treat us all like family. “
– Steve M
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