Most children should begin regular dental care by the time they turn 1 year old.
Detailed information on dental implants, including types and potential risks
A revolution in dentistry is spawning new devices and products, from laser "drills" to high-tech toothpaste and mouth rinses.
Dentists use a lot of terms to describe problems and procedures. Here is a look at some of them.
Orthodontic treatment most commonly begins between ages 9 and 14 because kids in this age range have at least some permanent teeth and are still growing.
Seeing your dentist twice a year can help you keep your teeth and gums healthy. But those regular dental checkups can also catch oral cancers early, when they are easiest to treat.
Whether you are a child or an adult, your orthodontist will want you to use a retainer after your braces are removed.
If you are what you eat, that's particularly true for your teeth and gums. When you drink and munch starchy foods, you're not only feeding yourself, you're feeding the plaque that can cause havoc in your mouth.
Periodontal disease refers to more than one disease. It's a large collection of diseases involving your gums and the bones inside your mouth.
Port Huron Hospital • 1221 Pine Grove Avenue • Port Huron, Michigan 48060 • 810.987.5000
Copyright © Port Huron Hospital 2014
Connect Healthcare Panacea CMS Solutions