dental hygiene Tag

preparing for braces

05 Oct What to Know Before Getting Braces

No matter how old you are, it is perfectly normal to feel a little nervous before you get your braces. Knowing how to prepare for braces will make the process much less intimidating. At Prescott Dentistry, we want to help you feel as comfortable as...

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dry mouth causes and prevention

07 Sep Dry Mouth: Causes and Prevention

Do you suffer from dry mouth? Chronic dry mouth could be having a negative affect on your dental health. At Prescott Dentistry, we are committed to helping our patients the best oral health possible. Understanding the causes of dry mouth and the best methods of...

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does sugar cause cavities

02 Sep Does Sugar Cause Cavities?

You’ve probably heard over and over all about the havoc sweets can wreak on your teeth and oral health. But does sugar actually cause cavities? If you’re skeptical about the link between sugar and cavities, you’re not alone. It can be difficult to understand exactly...

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sensitive teeth

31 Aug Why Do I Have Sensitive Teeth?

Why Do I Have Sensitive Teeth? Tooth sensitivity causes a sharp, shooting pain that lasts for seconds or even minutes. It can occur while you’re brushing your teeth, talking, eating, or drinking. If your teeth begin hurting and you don’t understand what might be causing it,...

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12 Oct Poor Dental Hygiene’s Disastrous Effects

Dental Services in Prescott, AZ It is common knowledge that neglecting one's oral health can lead to tooth decay, pain, and gum disease. However, as detrimental these consequences may be, there are emerging studies that link much more serious illnesses with poor dental hygiene. If you...

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