Sensitive Teeth: Causes, Remedies, And Treatment Options

Did you know that one of the most common patient dental concerns is tooth sensitivity? If you have personally struggled with tooth sensitivity, you probably cringed as you read the above question. Once you have experienced tooth sensitivity, you’d agree that pain in your mouth is never fun! What Is Tooth Sensitivity? What Causes Tooth […]

Everything You Need To Know About Dental X-Rays

Routines are part of our everyday life. Brushing and flossing our teeth, changing the oil in our car, and doing laundry are just a few examples of routines in our life. The routines that we have can be daily, weekly, monthly, or even yearly. In dentistry, most people have their teeth cleaned by a dental […]

What Is The History Of The Toothbrush?

There is no doubt that many of us take the toothbrush for granted. This simple invention has been around longer than any of us, improving people’s dental health now for centuries. We hear it all the time that we should brush our teeth twice a day, yet many still see brushing as an inconvenience. It […]

What Is The Difference Between Plaque And Tartar?

Have you ever left your dentist’s office wondering why your teeth feel cleaner after your dental cleaning than they do after you brush and floss them at home? The reason for this has much to do with the difference between plaque versus tartar. Some people think that these two terms are of the same meaning, […]

Is It Safe To Start Going To The Dentist Again?

To develop appropriate safety measures and create new cleaning practices to protect staff and patients from transmission of COVID-19, Riverside Dental Care stopped doing elective procedures and only saw emergency patients for a month and a half. We are now reopened and are ready to welcome all dental patients and staff back. But, it is […]

What Are The Benefits Of Getting Your Teeth Polished?

At a full-service dental clinic like Riverside Dental Care, there is a range of services available to keep your teeth healthy and to improve the aesthetic of your smile. But one that is not as commonly understood is teeth polishing. What Is Dental Polishing Benefits Of Getting Teeth Polished Have Your Teeth Polished During Your […]

Can You Blame Your Parents For Bad Teeth?

Regular good dental hygiene can do a lot to protect your teeth from cavities, gum disease, and other oral health issues. However, healthy brushing habits and regular dental visits don’t mean you can’t still have bad teeth, and some people wonder if that is due to their parents. Our genetics can play a significant role […]

Answers From Your Dentist: When Should Baby Teeth Be Gone?

Baby teeth are a common topic for parents to bring up during a visit to Riverside Dental Care. Everything from when to expect all the baby teeth to come in, to when parents should expect for all the baby teeth to be gone are asked. In general, baby teeth can start erupting at six months […]

4 Misunderstood “Sick” Symptoms That Are Actually Stemming From Dental Problems

Sometimes, people call to reschedule their appointment with us here at Riverside Dental Care because they are feeling sick. In cases of viral and bacterial infections—especially with COVID-19 concerns—pushing your appointment back is best. However, there are times when your symptoms of sickness are actually caused by dental issues To help you identify the difference […]

Smoking VS Vaping: Which is More Harmful to Your Dental Health?

Let’s be clear—both smoking and vaping are harmful to your dental health. There are countless scientific studies to prove the detrimental impact, though not as much research on vaping, as it is the newer vice. However, if you are working on cutting back on smoking and aren’t sure if you should taper with cigarettes or […]

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