Taking care of your mouth is not just essential for strong, healthy teeth. Proper oral hygiene is also crucial for your general health overall. Your mouth contains many different types of bacteria, viruses, and fungi. Some are good and make up the natural composition of your mouth. Others are harmful and cause health concerns.[Read more…] about A Healthy Mouth Leads to a Healthy Body
The below risk factors may increase your chance of developing oral cancer:
- Chronic consumption of alcohol and tobacco
- Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
- A small correlation due to genetics and family history
Oral Cancer used to be considered an older person’s disease but due to HPV, we now see oral cancer in younger patients, even those who are non-users of tobacco and alcohol. Learn more about oral cancer and how our office screens for oral cancer for earlier diagnosis and treatment.
Improve your smile and boost your self-esteem by investing in dental veneers. Dental veneers look like natural teeth. They are made from porcelain or composite resin that are custom created for you. These thin coverings are placed on the front section of your actual tooth, enhancing your smile.
Below are common reasons for our patients to choose veneers for a better smile.
- Discolored Teeth
- Chipped Teeth
- Crooked Teeth
- Misaligned Teeth
- Irregularly Shaped Teeth
- Gaps Between Teeth
If you have been considering improving your smile, contact Lifetime Dental Excellence in Clawson, Michigan for an appointment to learn more and to see if dental veneers are right for you.
Hockey players are known for losing their teeth but did you know that the day after St. Patrick’s Day, historically lends more people at the dentist for a dental emergency than most other days of the year? Yes, that’s right! Why? Across the United States, pre-Covid, St. Paddy’s Day was a day out spent at local bars drinking green beer which in turn increased bar fights and trips and falls due to a little too much partying. Stay safe this St. Patrick’s Day but if you do need us, we are here. Contact Lifetime Dental Excellence in Clawson, Michigan if you have a dental emergency.
The team at Lifetime Dental Excellence wants to express our gratitude on National Dentist’s Day to be able to work with the absolute best dentists! Our dentists are skilled, caring and compassionate. We are fortunate to be able to work daily with these incredible professionals. Enjoy your special day!
There is so much joy in having kids and starting a family. It can be the most exciting, busy time of your life, but along with this new chapter, there are many new stressors that can make even the most simple tasks hectic. Don’t let going to the dentist be one of them![Read more…] about Family Dentistry