Nitrous Oxide and Your Dental Appointment

If the idea of visiting the dentist gives you a cold chill down your spine, you aren’t alone. Many people experience dental anxiety or even fear at the prospect of settling into the dentist’s chair. Whether it is a root canal or just a routine cleaning and exam, some people... Read more »

Which Dental Product Should I Choose?

The time has come for you to replace your toothbrush or to buy new toothpaste. Going to the store to buy these products can be intimidating because there are so many options. There is an entire shelf, or maybe even wall, of dental product options. Which one should you choose?... Read more »

Eating Disorders Impact Oral Health

Do you have an eating disorder? You’re not on your own. In fact, over 10 million people in the U.S. have an eating disorder. Crabtree Dental Center is here to help sustain you in your quest to overcome it. Wondering how a dentist office can help? Well, as it turns... Read more »

Bad Breath: The Real Cause

Bad breath stinks. Literally! Have you heard that stinky breath can come from more than just anchovies or garlic? Smelly breath can also come from sources inside your body, and when that’s the case it’s an illness referred to as halitosis. Here are a few sources of halitosis. -If you... Read more »

Dental Health 101: Caring For Your Toothbrush

Is it time to brush up on your toothbrush care? Taking care of your toothbrush is extremely important for oral health care maintenance, as it is the tool that keeps your teeth clean and healthy. Be aware that toothbrushes only last 3-4 months. They should be replaced sooner if they... Read more »

What Are the Advantages of Dental Bonding?

Do you suffer from any minor irregularities with a tooth that you wish to have fixed without completely encasing a tooth or covering it up completely? If so, a dental bonding treatment may be your preferred option. Dental bonding treatments use specialized substances, usually resin or porcelain, which are directly... Read more »

Mouth Guards and Your Oral Health Care

Mouth guards are extremely important if you wish for your oral health care to continue running as smoothly as possible. With the help of mouth guards, you can greatly minimize damage to your teeth and gums. The benefits of mouth guards include the following: - Mouth guards prevent oral accidents... Read more »

The Mystery Behind Dentures

Are you missing one or more of your teeth? If so, it's time to consider your tooth-replacement options! There are many great dental restorations that can replace your missing teeth and give you the smile you want. One of those options is dentures. To tell you a little more about... Read more »

Summer Drinks Lead to Tooth Decay

Who loves a 50-cent glass of delicious, cold and addicting lemonade on a hot summer day? Or rather, who doesn't! What about that delicious sweet tea or cold glass of soda? I know I do! But wait, did you know these things are high in sugar content? Everyone knows that... Read more »

Keep Your Smile Shining Bright All Summer with Effective Sedation Dentistry Treatments

Keep your smile shining brightly all summer with effective sedation dentistry treatments. If you happen to suffer from dental anxiety but still wish to upgrade your smile, gentle forms of sedation can be used to ease you into your comfort zone so your teeth can be easily restored. Listed below... Read more »