Dental Headaches

Categories: General Dentistry

An estimated 80% of all headaches occur from muscle tension and can be directly related with your bite. A “bite” is a term we use that explains how your teeth are coming together. Tension headaches result from muscle strain, or contraction. When muscles are held tight for a long period of time they begin to […]

Everyone loves helping people and what is better than helping Children?

SMILES FOR LIFE IS HERE! Beginning March 1st and continuing through June 30th , we are helping raise money for underprivileged and disabled children in Louisville and around the world! On your next visit to the office, purchase whitening products and the $65.00 fee will be given to the Smiles for Life Foundation.  We are […]

Turn Back the Clock by Whitening Your Smile!

PEOPLE OFTEN TURN TO fancy-pants hair styles, costly skin care procedures, hip wardrobes, or even surgical procedures to look and feel younger. However, studies have shown that your smile can do more to make you look younger than anything else! Even when you take good care of your teeth, over time they naturally yellow. Microfractures, thinning […]

What To Know About Infant Dental Care And Teething

Categories: Family Dentistry

DENTAL CARE IS IMPORTANT at all ages, even for babies! Here are some tips on how you can care for your child’s mouth even before their first precious smile. Good Oral Care Begins Before Teething Even though your baby’s primary teeth won’t come in until they are around four to seven months old, caring for […]

Dental Fees

Categories: Dental Insurance

Fortunately, in these times, a lot of patients have dental insurance. Insurance is, on the face of it, a good thing. It minimizes out-of-pocket expenses for treatment and encourages people to keep up with the care they need. But most dental plans do not pay 100%. There simply is no perfect insurance plan. Part of […]

Dental Fear? Relaxation Dentistry May Be the Answer

Most people are well aware of the value of dental care, but cannot bring themselves to get into their dentist’s office and climb into the chair. The reason: fear. Dental anxiety, unfortunately, is sometimes a shared family experience. Whether it’s just a bout of sweaty palms or acute anxiety, the fears and attitudes of parents […]

Find A Dentist To Help You Answer Why I Have A Toothache

Categories: General Dentistry

There are many causes of toothache and pain in the area of the mouth. When experiencing pain and/or swelling, it is important to see your dentist to have the area evaluated. The pain and/or swelling is most often related to a disease process that originates within a particular tooth. The pulpal tissue within the tooth […]

Choosing Family Dental Insurance For Your Child

Categories: Dental Insurance

I’m sure you’ve noticed that you and your child are two distinct people with entirely different needs, including dental health needs. When employers label children as dependents, however, they often see them as extensions of their parents. That means when it comes to awarding family dental benefits, you must be on the same policy. It’s […]

Use ‘Em or Lose ‘Em: Take Advantage of Dental Coverage

Categories: Dental Insurance

Yearly Maximums. Dental insurance plans put a maximum on the amount of money they’re willing to pay for your dental coverage. Maximums vary from one company or policy to the next, but typically fall around $1000. Sounds like a lot of money, doesn’t it? Insurance companies consider this amount to be a good investment. Allowing […]