How Long Do Dental Sealants Last?

How long do dental sealants last

Maintaining good oral hygiene practices, including daily brushing and flossing, is one of the best ways to prevent cavities and maintain a healthy smile. However, it’s not always possible to effectively clean every groove and crevice, especially on those hard-to-reach areas on the molars at the back of the mouth. Dental sealants provide a barrier…

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What Are Modern Tooth Fillings Made Of? 

In the past, getting a dental filling usually meant a gleam of metal in your mouth. Advancements in modern dentistry now offer high-tech filling materials that blend long-lasting strength with seamless results. Today, metal-free, tooth-colored fillings have become the norm in many dental offices. Tooth-Colored Fillings – An Overview Tooth-colored dental fillings are made of…

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What Qualifies as a Dental Emergency

What Qualifies as a Dental Emergency

Dental emergencies tend to happen at the most inconvenient times, and Hebron Family Dentistry is here to help. We’re fully equipped and prepared to provide quality dental emergency services to patients in Hebron, KY, and the surrounding communities. Here’s a look at what constitutes a dental emergency and what you can do to lower the…

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Am I a Candidate for Implant-Supported Dentures?

Am-I-a-Candidate-for-Implant-Supported-Dentures

Implant-supported dentures offer an outstanding alternative to traditional dentures with unmatched stability, durability, and aesthetics. If you’ve ever wondered if you are a candidate for this superior tooth replacement option, contact Hebron Family Dentistry to schedule a consultation. Dr. Watson will determine whether you’re a candidate for implant surgery and if not, she’ll work with…

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How Often Should I Have My Teeth Whitened?

How Often Should I Have My Teeth Whitened

If your smile is not as bright as you’d like, you may want to consider teeth whitening, one of the most popular cosmetic dentistry procedures today. The simple treatment will leave you with a lot to smile about. Your trusted team at Hebron Family Dentistry will evaluate your unique needs and recommend how often you…

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Can a Root Canal Save My Tooth?

Can a Root Canal Save My Tooth?

At Hebron Family Dentistry, we understand that many people dread the thought of root canal therapy. Dr. Watson and her team would like to reassure you that the treatment relieves tooth pain rather than causing it. The endodontic procedure is often the only viable treatment option to save a damaged tooth, restoring its health, appearance,…

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Will Invisalign Really Straighten My Teeth?

Will Invisalign Really Straighten My Teeth?

If you’re wondering if Invisalign will really straighten your teeth, the answer is a resounding yes! Despite the misconception that Invisalign’s clear aligners can only correct slightly crooked teeth, the discreet treatment continues to transform lives by addressing a wide range of mild to complex orthodontic cases. Invisalign: An Overview Invisalign by Align Technology offers…

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When Should I Schedule My Child’s First Dental Appointment?

When Should I Schedule My Child’s First Dental Appointment?

Starting oral hygiene care right from the start is one of the best things you can do for your child’s smile. That includes visiting Hebron Family Dentistry for regular dental exams and cleanings. The question is, when is the best time to schedule your little one’s first dental appointment? When Should Your Child First Visit…

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How Does Mouthwash Work and What Type Should I Choose?

How Does Mouthwash Work and What Type Should I Choose?

Walking through a tooth care aisle can be quite an overwhelming experience with all the choices available to you. When it comes to mouthwash, there are two primary types, those with alcohol and those without. Here’s all you need to know about the benefits of mouthwash, how it works, and how to choose one that’s…

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Why Do I Have a Dry Mouth and How Is It Treated?

Why Do I Have a Dry Mouth and How Is It Treated?

Saliva plays a significant role in maintaining healthy smiles, and it does so by washing away food debris and bacteria. If you have dry mouth, a condition known as xerostomia, you’re at risk for a host of oral health complications. Your trusted team at Hebron Family Dentistry will create a fully customized dry mouth treatment…

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