McCosh Family Dentistry Offers a Stress-Free Experience

McCosh Family Dentistry Offers a Stress-Free Experience

Going to see the dentist is probably not on the top of the list of things most people want to do. Yet it is a necessary and important part of maintaining your overall health. At McCosh Family Dentistry, we strive to make our patients as comfortable and stress-free as possible. We understand that nobody wants to visit the dentist. But for our patients, we want the experience to be a positive one so that next time they don't mind coming for their dental appointments. Margate Dentist -- Crea...

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Pompano Beach Dentist

Pompano Beach Dentist

If you are missing a single tooth or multiple teeth, there are a number of options you can choose from that can restore your smile and help you chew food better. These options include implants, bridges, and partials. All have their advantages and disadvantages. The best option for you may depend on your specific dental needs. In some instances, patients can choose between one of many options while in others their circumstances may lead them to only one specific solution. Pompano Beach Dent...

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You Don’t Have to Dread Going to the Dentist Anymore

You Don’t Have to Dread Going to the Dentist Anymore

For older people, going to the dentist can still arouse feelings of dread and fear. That's because just a few decades ago, a dentist's office visit was often painful and unpleasant. Most older adults can recall dental visits that were not very much fun. And apprehension from these long ago visits can resonate today. But thanks to modern dentistry techniques, almost all dental procedures today are pain-free. And if it isn't exactly pleasant to have somebody working inside your mouth, at lea...

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Finding a New Dentist Should Be Simple

Finding a New Dentist Should Be Simple

When you need to find a new dentist, it shouldn't be a complicated, drawn-out process. Instead, you should be able to seamlessly transition from one dental office to another without a hassle. Maintaining consistent, uninterrupted dental care for you and your family is important for your dental health. So if you need to wait weeks or even months before finding a new dentist and getting the appointments you need, it can be not only inconvenient but also unhealthy. Coral Springs Dentist -- Re...

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If You Need to Reschedule Your Appointment, Just Call!

If You Need to Reschedule Your Appointment, Just Call!

Making a dentist's appointment shouldn't be a hassle. You should be able to call your dentist, arrange a time and date that is convenient for you, and then get the dental care you need for you and your family. But life sometimes gets in the way. Things happen at the last minute that can't be predicted. So the dental appointment that you may have made weeks or even months ago maybe isn't that convenient anymore. If that's the case, all you need to do is call and reschedule your appointment....

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DRY MOUTH (XEROSTOMIA)

30% of Americans suffer from some level of dry mouth (xerostomia). Stress, cancer treatment, diabetes, hormonal imbalance, Sjogren's Syndrome and medications can cause dry mouth. Medication is the most frequent cause. Several hundred medications cause dry mouth, including medications for high blood pressure, antidepressants, pain killers, tranquilizers, diuretics and antihistamines. Saliva is the mouth's primary defense against tooth decay. It washes away food and debris, neutralizes acid produ...

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Why Your Smile Matters

Why Your Smile Matters

People with neat, clean teeth who have a bright, attractive smile often take it for granted. But there's a lot of people who don't have a great smile or who are embarrassed about the way their teeth look. For people without a beautiful smile, life can be a little rougher. Hiding their teeth from others, being afraid to smile, and constantly worrying about what other people think about the way they look can cause anxiety, frustration, and feelings of low self-worth. Pompano Beach Dentist --...

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Distractions Can Help Ease the Stress of Visiting the Dentist

Going to the dentist isn't as painful as it used to be. Today's advanced dentistry makes even the most invasive procedures -- including root canals and extractions -- relatively painless and quick. Yet many people still get nervous when it's time for their dentist's appointment. Even though they may understand rationally that there is nothing to fear, there are still a lot of patients who would rather be anywhere else than in the dentists' chair. One of the best ways to deal with anxiety s...

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Flossing Can Help You Avoid Bad Breath

Flossing Can Help You Avoid Bad Breath

Do people tend to avoid talking to you face to face? Do your friends, family, and coworkers prefer to call you on the phone or send you a text message when they need to communicate with you? Have you noticed that people go the other way when they see you coming? It could be that they are afraid to tell you that you have bad breath. Halitosis, more commonly known as bad breath, is something that afflicts millions of people in the US each year. And the saddest part about it is that most hali...

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Getting Great Dental Services Should Be Easy

Getting Great Dental Services Should Be Easy

It's the 21st Century. Getting the kind of comprehensive, professional, and comfortable dental services you deserve should be simple. With the advances in modern dentistry, there's no reason for patients to suffer while spending time in the dentist's chair. Pain-free dentistry is not only possible but the standard in most dental offices. So if you dread going to your current dentist because you are afraid of suffering pain, discomfort, and anxiety, it's probably time to consider changing d...

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