Montgomery Family Dental Blog
August 29, 2018
We’ve all visited the dentist and left with simple oral care advice: “Make sure you’re flossing your teeth every day!” But have you ever wondered why flossing is so important? This simple act does so much more for your teeth and mouth than just removing debris from your last meal. Continue reading to find out why flossing is one of the best things you can do for your oral health, and how a good routine can improve your smile.
June 12, 2018
As a parent, one of your concerns is whether your children are following through with the oral hygiene practices that are necessary to maintain good dental health. Furthermore, you find it challenging to keep them motivated about oral care. Thankfully, with the technological explosion that has taken place over the past few years, there are alternative methods for keeping them fully engaged. As part of this revolution, there are now several online apps that will help you in your quest. Read on to learn about them!
April 26, 2018
If you’re doing everything in your power to keep your mouth in outstanding condition, but still have cavities this post is for you. Unfortunately, there are some patients who can be more prone to cavities than others.
That doesn’t mean that this statement is the “end all be all” of your oral health. You can still work to prevent cavities with the help of your local dentist. Let’s explore what makes some people cavity prone and how to avoid them in this week’s blog post.
March 2, 2018
When involved in a battle, one strategy is to utilize any asset that will help to ensure a victory. You may not have known this, but you’re engaged in a constant war inside your mouth between oral wellness and bacteria, the main nemesis of your health. Your dentist reminds you that one of the great assets you have available is mouthwash. So as you continue reading, you’ll learn how this simple liquid acts as a formidable ally of preventive dentistry in the war for your oral health.
February 4, 2018
A recent study found that medical doctors listen to their patients for an average of 18 seconds before interrupting. If you’ve ever been in this situation, you know how frustrating it can be! So when it comes to your oral health, you want to find a family dentist who will take the time to really listen to your concerns. And whether you’re new in town or simply searching for a new dentist, you probably want to make the right decision the first time.
In this article, we’ll discuss why listening to our patients is one of our top priorities at Montgomery Family Dental. You’ll also learn about what to keep in mind when searching for a new dentist to make sure your family gets the best dental care possible.
January 4, 2018
You’ve decided that this is your year to get serious about your oral hygiene, so you want to start with the basics, like which toothbrush is the right one for you to use. Frankly, you’ve seen a million commercials and heard just as many claims, but you just want to cut to the chase so that you can make the best decision. That’s why your dentist has decided to weigh in and clear up the confusion. Learn more about the criteria you should consider when shopping for a toothbrush.
September 9, 2017
Veneers have been the secret tool that celebrities use to achieve a smile they’re proud to show off on big screens. It takes a true investment, but it’s so worth it—especially when you care for them! After taking the time and the money to create the smile of your dreams, wouldn’t you want those results to last for years to come?
If you’re interested in getting the most out of your porcelain veneers, this week’s blog post from your local dentist is for you!
August 14, 2017
How are your teeth doing? If you have a tooth that is causing you problems, whether from decay or other damage, your quality of life might suffer. You might not be able to enjoy your favorite foods, and you could hold back from smiling if the tooth is noticeably misshapen or discolored. A dental crown in Marysville might be the solution you need to get your oral health back to a hundred percent. What exactly is a dental crown, why might you need one, and how long can you expect a crown to last?
July 14, 2017
Dental emergencies are one of the least discussed topics because no one ever expects it to occur. However, one in six Americans will face an oral health problem that needs immediate care this year. When the situation arises, you may not know what to do or how to handle the problem. As a result, you can delay care, which could end up costing you your tooth. As your dentist in Marysville, Dr. Katie Montgomery does not want to see this happen to you. She has the information you need to quickly and appropriately react to the situation to save your tooth from needing to be removed.
June 30, 2017
If you and your family are covered under an Aetna dental insurance plan — whether it’s through work or purchased on your own — that’s great news for everyone’s oral health. People who have dental insurance are more likely to stay on top of their regular preventive care, like the six month checkups and cleanings that keep smiles healthy for a lifetime. Make the most out of your investment in your oral health by visiting Dr. Katie Montgomery, your trusted dentist in Marysville.