Tag Archives: Teeth Cleaning

Is it True Love, or is it Dry Mouth?!

Is it True Love, or is it Dry Mouth_!

Do you have sweaty palms yet a dry mouth when you’re around the one who gives you all the feelings?   Ah, true love — or at least the beginning of true love — brings a host of feelings and emotions (and hormones) you probably didn’t know you had. Butterflies in your stomach — it’s… read more

Include These Vitamins For Excellent Dental Health

Include These Vitamins For Excellent Dental Health

Your mouth is the window to your overall health and wellness, so how is your dental health?   Having a bright, sparkly smile involves not only brushing and flossing twice daily and dental exams from your local dentists, sometimes better dental health can come from the foods you eat and the supplements you take. We… read more

Have You Tried Probiotics For Better Dental Health?

Have You Tried Probiotics For Better Dental Health_

Our mouths are a part of the greater microbiome that houses both harmful and beneficial bacteria. The balance of bacteria promotes wellness — it is only when it becomes overrun by harmful bacteria, as a result of poor dental care and a poor diet, that we begin to see cavities and gum issues. So, how… read more

How Vitamin D Impacts Oral Health

How Vitamin D Impacts Oral Health

As more and more bodies of research are coming out about the impacts of vitamin D, we know it affects a great deal of our overall health and wellness, which makes it a crucial vitamin to get enough of. A vitamin D deficiency is known to increase your risk for cavities and gum disease, and… read more

What Does Zinc Have to Do with Dental Health?

What Does Zinc Have to Do with Dental Health_

It’s no mystery — Americans suffer greatly from gum disease, with more than half of the US adult population experiencing this dental health concern. We know that comprehensive and good oral hygiene including preventative care such as bi-annual teeth cleaning and at-home care reduces gum disease, but after the main dental care practices are covered,… read more

How Plaque Is Harmful To Your Overall Health: Part Two

How Plaque Is Harmful To Your Overall Health_ Part Two

In our last blog, we went further into depth about what plaque is and how it is harmful to your overall health and well-being. At Dr. Martin J. Schwartz, we want to help you reclaim your health one routine teeth cleaning at a time! Clear the plaque and find optimal health! Read more about plaque… read more

When You Have To Get A Root Canal

When You Have To Get A Root Canal

A root canal sounds scary, but it’s very common dental procedure. Perhaps you were hiking and face-planted which resulted in a damaged tooth or you’ve left a diseased tooth untreated for too long. In either scenario, a root canal will improve your dental health and help address any pain or discomfort you be experiencing. What… read more

Going Back To Basics: The Case For Preventative Dental Care

Going Back To Basics_ The Case For Preventative Dental Care

There are so many benefits from preventative dental care and it begins at-home with brushing and flossing and carries over to your local dentist with routine cleanings. So, why is oral health so important? Let’s go back to basics in this blog and examine the case for preventative dental care! What your at-home dental routine… read more

How Plaque Is Harmful To Your Overall Health: Part One

How Plaque Is Harmful To Your Overall Health_ Part One

Plaque, it’s a word that we hear tossed around from dentists and cardiologists alike, yet do you know what plaque is and why it impacts your bodies overall health? Find out all about plaque, and then schedule your routine teeth cleaning afterwards — you’ll want to! Plaque and the status of health Plaque is a… read more

Keeping Your Pearly Whites Merry And Bright

The holiday season is known for its delightful and tempting sweet treats, but this doesn’t mean your saccharin smile will have to end up in your local dentist’s chair for a filling. There are a couple of tips to stay cavity-free during this celebratory season. How do confectionery goodies cause cavities? When sweet treats are… read more