oral hygiene Tag

how to clean invisalign - woman holding toothbrush and clear aligner

27 Oct How to Clean Invisalign Trays

In order for your Invisalign treatment to be effective, you must follow all of your dentist’s instructions. This includes keeping your Invisalign trays clean to prevent bacteria build up in your mouth. Regularly cleaning your aligners will also prevent discoloration so that each set of...

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05 Oct How to Fix Unhealthy Gums

Do your gums seem unhealthy? Without treatment, unhealthy gums can become painful and can even affect your smile. While you can’t fix unhealthy gums overnight, there are many steps you can take to strengthen your gums and restore your smile. At Prescott Dentistry, we provide...

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sensitive teeth

31 Aug 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, talk to the dentists at...

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26 Apr Six Common Reasons for Tooth Extractions

Tooth extractions may be necessary when damaged teeth cannot be repaired. However, the reasons for tooth extraction can vary, depending on the underlying issue. Accidental injuries, tooth decay, overcrowding, and severe gum disease can all cause cases where tooth extraction is the only option. The Prescott...

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