Defend Against Dry Mouth

Dry mouth is more than annoying, it can be cause for concern.  Persistent dry mouth can affect your speech, your ability to swallow and even your dental health.   Those suffering with dry mouth may experience a constant sore throat, a burning sensation in their throat, difficulty speaking or swallowing, hoarseness, a raw red tongue, bad…

Resolve To Make A Healthier You In 2018

While you are resolving to improve to make a healthier “new you” don’t forget to include your mouth.  A healthy body is intricately entwined with oral health and our healthy habits will improve your overall wellness.  Consider our top 5 tips for a healthier mouth in the new year. Skip The Sugar: When sugar gets…

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Calm Your Fears With Sedation Dentistry

If you dread the dentist, you’re not alone.  Fear of visiting the dentistry ranks as American’s top fears, up there with public speaking and snakes.  Many would rather endure the pain of a toothache than seek treatment.  Don’t suffer any longer; use sedation dentistry to treat your fear and anxiety of visiting the dentist.  Dental…

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How Dental Crown Works

When your dentist recommends a crown procedure, don’t be alarmed, it is a routine procedure used to save your tooth.  In simple terms, a crown is like a cap that is placed over the tooth and the procedure is done if your tooth is weak, broken or cracked and needs to be held together, to…

Healthy and Delicious Foods To Eat After You Get Your Wisdom Teeth Removed

Getting your wisdom teeth removed is a painful topic.  It is often hard  but these soft yet nutritious foods can soothe your teeth and gums while taking care of your hunger. Smoothies: Smoothies can be a breakfast, lunch, or dinner meal replacement.  Foods like spinach, kale, berries, and almonds give the drink extra flavor and…

What if an object gets stuck in your teeth

Whether that annoying piece of spinach or that kernel of popcorn, we’ve all had food get stuck between our teeth. Watch this video to find out what you should do if you ever get something stuck in between your teeth!

Investing In Your Smile: Simple Tips to Keep Your Smile Vibrant All Year Long

Beauty is big business.  Each year, Americans spend over $56 billion dollars in cosmetic sales, $45 billion on haircuts and hair care products and an additional $1.4 billion dollars on teeth whitening products.   Despite Americans obsession with appearance, nearly 40% of Americans neglect their most beautiful feature, their smile.  According to the Center for Disease…

World Oral Health Day 2017

Live Mouth Smart

  World Oral Health Day (March 20th) may not be a regular celebration on your calendar which is why we thought we would draw your attention to this important issue.  Each year, people across the globe celebrate the importance of keeping your mouth healthy and this year’s theme is “Live Mouth Smart.” Live Mouth Smart…

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Get Lucky with these Healthy St. Patrick’s Day Recipes

St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner so let the shenanigans begin!  Irish food isn’t known for being healthy but we have some lucky recipes for you to serve this St. Patrick’s Day that will leave your teeth smiling!   CORNED BEEF & CABBAGE ROLLS 1/2 lb Corned Beef 1 head of Cabbage 1 jar of Sauerkraut…

CEREC Is More Than A Machine

Save money, time, and hassle with CEREC . This super machine can create a crown or partial crown in a single visit! Most dental offices have one CEREC machine at most but at Dental Care of Mid-Flordia we have three to best serve the needs of our clients.   This piece of super technology saves…