People like to spend more time outside during the warmer months, participating in various outdoor activities. But as the weather gets hotter, many tend to sweat a lot more than usual and end up losing lots of fluids. To avoid dehydration, you must drink enough water to replace what you’ve lost. Otherwise, you could put your body and oral health at risk. Learn which signs of dehydration to look out for and how they can affect your smile.(more…)
Lakeside Daytona Dentist Blog
July 6, 2021
June 8, 2021
The warmer months are synonymous with delicious, mouthwatering foods. Corn on the cob, hamburgers, hot dogs, watermelon, you name it! Are your missing teeth making it difficult to enjoy your favorite seasonal treats at the summer cookout? You might be considering getting dental implants. If you’ve been hesitant to start your journey, now’s the time to pull the trigger. Here are a few reasons why the sunny season is the perfect opportunity to start treatment.(more…)
May 17, 2021
While everyone else is working to achieve the perfect beach body, you may be thinking about ways you can improve the look of your smile. After all, when posing for photos with friends and family, your teeth and gums are the first things you’ll notice, so why not make sure it’s ready for its close-up? A cosmetic dentist in Daytona Beach is here to share 3 treatments that can give your smile the boost it needs to stand out this summer.(more…)
April 7, 2020
Dental emergencies come in all forms, some of which are easier to confirm than others. When you have a bad toothache or even mild tooth pain that simply doesn’t go away, it’s clear that you should visit a dentist for care. If you have gums that are very sore, sensitive or constantly bleeding, there’s never a second thought of whether you need to get it taken care of as soon as possible. But what do you do when you encounter an issue that may not be so cut and dry? According to a dentist, here are five uncommon signs that you need to schedule an emergency appointment right away.
March 19, 2020
If you grew up without ever having received any kind of orthodontic treatment, your teeth may not line up properly. The top teeth might come down slightly in front of the bottom teeth, or they might be just a little too far back instead. No matter what kind of abnormality your bite is suffering from, it can have a devastating effect on your ability to bite, speak, chew, and smile correctly. Learn more about the consequences of an unharmonious bite – as well as how the condition can be corrected with Invisalign.
February 20, 2020
The dental implant procedure uses the latest technology and techniques to restore your smile from the roots upward. They offer countless unique benefits that make them patients’ number one tooth-replacement option. However, many people are derailed from this plan once they learn that they may not be able to enjoy their completed smile for months, due to the multiple procedures that are often required during the process. What many patients don’t know is that, with Teeth-in-a-Day, they’ll be able to transform their grin and get all the perks of dental implants without having to wait sacrifice their teeth during the process. Read on to learn more about this procedure and how it’s all possible. (more…)
January 31, 2020
Do you ever find that your dentures in Daytona Beach don’t quite fit the way they used to when you first got them? Do they slip around when you’re just trying to eat your favorite meal or talk with your family and friends? If so, you’re not alone. This happens to most dentures over time and is completely normal. However, just because it’s common doesn’t mean you have to suffer through it. Keep reading to learn what to do when your dentures no longer fit.
December 20, 2019
Even if your dentist’s office is your favorite place in the world, the last place you would want to be during the holidays is there. This season is for spending quality time with your family, and the last thing you would want is for that to be ruined by a pesky oral health problem. To avoid an unexpected visit to your dentist in the middle of your holiday celebrations, follow these four oral health tips. (more…)
November 5, 2019
Nothing ruins your mood quite like a sudden raging toothache, especially at night. If you get one during the day, that’s one thing, since you can call your emergency dentist and schedule an appointment as soon as possible. But when it happens at night? You’re kind of stuck with your pain until the morning, and even longer if it’s the weekend. Fortunately, as we’ve written about before, there are plenty of nighttime toothache remedies you can use. Here are the final three in our series.
October 13, 2019
You’re relaxing at home, spending time with your family after an exhausting day at work, when suddenly, a sharp pain shoots through your tooth! What should you do when it’s too late in the day to visit your emergency dentist? We’ve written before about three remedies you can use, but now it’s time to learn about three more options you can choose from. While you should always call your dentist and leave a detailed message so they can see you first thing in the morning, here are three home remedies you can use to get a good night’s sleep in the meantime.