How to Care for Your Teeth This Thanksgiving

November 10, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. Remmers @ 2:53 pm
A Thanksgiving meal geared toward holiday oral health

Halloween has come and gone, but that doesn’t mean your teeth are safe just yet. Thanksgiving is right around the corner, meaning you’ll soon have meals that could harm your pearly whites. If you aren’t careful, these Turkey-Day foods could cause some long-term health issues. That being the case, your Louisville dentist is here with some helpful advice. Read on to learn four holiday oral health tips to keep your smile safe during Thanksgiving.

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3 Ways to Avoid Needing a Root Canal

October 6, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. Remmers @ 12:14 pm
smiling person having their teeth examined by a dentist

The American Association of Endodontists conducted a recent study that found that 59 percent of people are more afraid of getting a root canal than speaking in public. If you agree with 59 percent of the people you surveyed, just know that there are several ways you can drastically reduce your risk of needing this procedure. Read on for three ways to minimize the chances of needing a root canal from your dentist in Louisville.

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Taking the Unknown Out of the Climb: Your Step-by-Step Process of Getting Veneers

September 18, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. Remmers @ 6:10 pm
a woman getting veneers from dentist

Every year, the percentage of people getting veneers increases. Smiles are transformed by the beautiful ceramic material that is attached to the front surface of the teeth. Misshapen teeth, misalignments, discoloration, and chipped or cracked teeth are turned into people’s dream smiles. Maybe the unknown process is the only thing keeping you from taking that first step. Here is what you can expect from the dental veneer process in Louisville before you decide to take the steps to your dream smile!

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Can You Have Coffee with Veneers?

June 17, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. Remmers @ 12:24 pm
3D illustration of veneers

If you have dental veneers, you’ve likely heard about their durability. In fact, they’re made of porcelain that won’t decay like tooth enamel! However, you may still have concerns. For instance, will veneers darken from a daily drink of coffee? It’s important to know — after all, you wouldn’t want to get your newly-shiny teeth stained. Luckily, it’s easy to find the answer. To learn more, here’s a summary of how coffee affects veneers by Louisville dentists.

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Dealing with a Dental Emergency During Summer Vacation

June 1, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. Remmers @ 11:14 am
People enjoying summer vacation

Dental emergencies can happen when you least expect them; and they often happen when it’s very inconvenient! In fact, 1 in every 5 people suffer some sort of dental trauma every year. That said, these situations can possibly unfold during summer vacation, of all times! But knowing what to do and being prepared can help to ensure your well-being and prevent the derailment of your fun. Here are some tips from your emergency dentist in Louisville for handling a dental emergency during summer vacation, along with some ways to stay prepared for one.

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4 Tips to Smarten Up Your Dental Hygiene

March 23, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. Remmers @ 8:44 am
couple brushing teeth in Louisville

March is a time for refreshing yourself for the year, and part of it is to throw out the old and bring in the new. Other than reorganizing your closet and living room for a spring cleaning, you might consider a change to your dental hygiene as well. Read on to learn four ways you can smarten up your oral health routine this month!

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4 Ways Dental Implants Can Boost Your Confidence

March 9, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. Remmers @ 4:44 pm
person with dental implants smiling

Missing teeth can do more than just make your smile look incomplete. It can also cause you to feel self-conscious and insecure about how you look. This may take away from the enjoyment of spending time with loved ones and may keep you from flashing a smile in photos. Fortunately, dental implants offer an excellent way to complete your smile and boost your self-esteem. Read on to learn about five ways that getting dental implants may help improve your mental health.

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3 Things to Do After Your Dentist Places a Crown

February 17, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. Remmers @ 2:35 pm
Work involving dental crowns in Louisville

Once you’ve gotten your dental crown, you may think there’s nothing more to do on your end. The affected tooth has been ‘capped’ now, so it’ll be healthy and beautiful from here onward! However, that isn’t the case. You’ll need to perform good after-care as well. You don’t want to deal with complications following the procedure, right? That said, remember to do these three things for dental crowns from Louisville dentists — you’ll be glad you did!

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How Do You Find a Good Emergency Dentist?

February 9, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. Remmers @ 2:42 pm
patient visiting emergency dentist in Louisville

Even if you take every safety precaution possible, a dental emergency can still strike when you least expect it to. Whether it’s the result of unchecked decay or an accidental injury, you’ll need to act quickly. Do you know who to call in case anything happens? If not, don’t worry – we’ve got you covered. Read along to learn how to find a top-rated emergency dentist in Louisville to help you get out of your stressful situation.

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5 Ways to Have a Tooth-Healthy Thanksgiving

November 10, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. Remmers @ 11:45 am
family enjoying a healthy Thanksgiving in Louisville

Thanksgiving is fast approaching. Wouldn’t it be great to make it through the season with your oral health intact? It may be difficult to abstain from eating some holiday classics this season, but it’s worth it to keep your smile healthy and problem-free. To help you make your way through the Thanksgiving buffet with your teeth where they belong, here are five ways to have a healthy Thanksgiving in Louisville.

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