What To Do About That Toothache

Of course, nobody feels happy or even the least interested when they have a toothache. Instead, it’s common to feel upset, sad, scared, and oftentimes the urge to pretend nothing is wrong. At our Upton, MA practice, we understand! Not only do you have to deal with discomfort that is quite bothersome but you also end up having to do something about it, which feels like a big inconvenience. Of course, we remind you: When you do something very soon (like, come in to our practice for dental care), you can avoid allowing a small issue to become a very big one!

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Dentures: Promoting A Better Fit

When you hear about dentures, one of the details you may come across quite frequently includes fit concerns. You may hear people complain about them shifting, wiggling, falling out, and more. If you are already a full of partial denture wearer, you may have even experienced such issues firsthand. The result? These prosthetics often get a bad rap when they are actually quite beneficial for many individuals seeking smile completion. Before you assume they’re inherently ill-fitting, learn from our Upton, MA team how to enjoy dentures that fit!

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Tooth Loss: Surprising Consequences You Overlooked

You might assume that when you have missing teeth in your smile, that the main problem is just that: You have openings. You don’t like them, they can be annoying when you eat or speak, and if you want to feel better about things, then you should replace those teeth! What you might not realize, of course, is that there are lots of consequences that may show up when you don’t take action to seek replacements after tooth loss. Surprised? Not to worry! Our Upton, MA team reminds you that particularly if you’ve never lost teeth before, the side effects are easy to overlook. Learn more (and see us soon!).

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Sealants: Let’s Get Those Last Minute Questions Answered!

Do you have questions that haven’t been answered yet in regard to dental sealants? We know that many parents tend to feel generally good about sealants and realize that the probably come with benefits. However, we are also aware that those same parents often hesitate to follow through on scheduling sealants for their kiddos because they need to know a little bit more in regard to benefits, what they can expect, etc. Let our Upton, MA team help out with some of those final answers you may currently need (and if there’s anything remaining, please call our practice!). We look forward to seeing you and your kids!

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Your Brushing Habits: Brush Up On Important Elements

Of course, just like with any other type of personal care, when it comes to your dental hygiene, there are some details to take into close consideration to ensure you’re doing things correctly and that the results your actions yield are the best! While you may think of brushing as such an absolutely basic part of your day that you never even considered potential nuances you might be getting right (or wrong), our Upton, MA team encourages you to rethink this. When you make sure you’ve got each and every element of your brushing down pat, you can know you’re working wonders for your oral health.

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Restorations: Why Waiting Is Not A Wise Decision

When you visit our Upton, MA team for a dental checkup and we tell you that you need a restoration, it means that you require something like a filling or crown in order to restore your oral health. This area of dentistry is referred to as restorative care. Now, you can react in one of two ways. You can quickly schedule the suggested care (which is best). Or, you can avoid it and wait for a while before contacting us to set up your treatment (which is not the best choice). So, you may wonder, why is urgency key in this situation? We’re happy to explain.

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Smile! You Have Access To Dental Care!

Yes, we know that you aren’t always thrilled at the idea of coming in to our Upton, MA practice for a visit. Maybe it’s a dental cleaning and checkup that you need. Perhaps it’s time for a filling. Whatever the case, we realize that it’s easy to fall into the trap of wishing you could spend your time some other way or feeling a little anxious about care. We are here today to remind you that the dental care you’ll receive from us is always compassionate and gentle and certainly worth smiling about! Rejuvenate your outlook, so keeping your smile healthy is easy.

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