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.
The Importance of early Oral Cancer Screening
Oral cancer can be a serious and life-threatening disease if not detected and treated early. The good news is that early detection of oral cancer can significantly increase the chances of successful treatment. In this blog post, we will dive deep into the topic of oral cancer screening. We will explain what it is, why …
The Power of Fluoride: Avoiding Tooth Decay
Are you one of those people who are always on the lookout for ways to keep your teeth healthy and avoid cavities? The answer may lie in fluoride treatment. Fluoride is a mineral that is naturally present in water, soil, and certain foods. It has been found to be an effective tool in preventing tooth …
The Importance of Oral Health: Beyond Just a Pretty Smile
Who doesn’t want a bright, shiny smile? But good oral health goes beyond just looks. It is a symbol of good health and an integral part of your overall wellness. Keeping your teeth and gums healthy helps prevent tooth decay, gum disease, and bad breath. And that’s not all. Recent studies have shown a link …
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What Is Sleep Apnea, Who Gets It, and How to Cure It
Do you or someone you know snore loudly, gasp for air during sleep, or struggle with daytime fatigue? It could be caused by sleep apnea; a common condition where breathing stops and starts while a person sleeps. It affects millions of Americans and can lead to serious health problems if left untreated. In this blog, …
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What Are Dental Sealants and How Long Do They Last?
Practicing good oral hygiene daily can provide you with benefits long into the future. Yet, cavities and additional dental issues can still occur, so finding proactive measures you can take in addition to brushing and flossing will be beneficial. One such beneficial measure is dental sealants, which can lower your risk, keep teeth healthier, and …
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Are CEREC Crowns as Good as Traditional Crowns?
As technology continues to advance, you have more choices when it comes to dental restorations to enhance your smile and keep your mouth healthy. Although dental crowns have been around for a long time, today, you have a choice between a traditional crown and the newer CEREC crowns. You may be wondering if one is …
Why Preventative Dentistry at A Young Age Is Important
Maintaining healthy teeth and gums all starts with initiating an oral hygiene routine at home. Combine this with preventive dentistry, and you are taking the best possible actions for your dental health and your smile. This is also the case for children, starting at a very young age. Whether their baby teeth are just starting …
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How to Prepare for Your Root Canal
While you may do your best to maintain a healthy mouth and smile, sometimes you might require help in the form of a root canal procedure. If so, it will be beneficial to know what it is and how best to prepare. This information can help alleviate anxiety and provide you with the steps to …
What Type of Dental Implant is Best?
When it comes to maintaining your smile and oral health, you may need help beyond your regularly scheduled dental cleanings. Fortunately, today there are various ways to go about this, including undergoing a restoration or cosmetic dental procedure to receive dental implants. Whether you are missing a tooth or experience damage to one or more, …
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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
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