Dental & Cosmetic Solutions Blog

What to Expect Before, During, and after Tongue Tie Treatment

May 6, 2022

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Happy baby laughing after successful tongue tie treatment

Tongue tie is a condition wherein the piece of tissue that connects the tongue to the floor of the mouth is so short or thick that it restricts the tongue’s movements. This can lead to a slew of complications, including breastfeeding difficulties, aversions to certain foods, and more. If you suspect that your little one is suffering from this problem, it would be wise to get them evaluated and perhaps schedule them for a frenectomy, which is the standard treatment for tongue tie. What can you expect from this procedure? This blog post guides you through the process.

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Does Cosmetic Dentistry Hurt?

April 28, 2022

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Woman looking in dental mirror smilingAn attractive smile is everything; however, 28% of adults don’t like the way their teeth look. If you’re feeling the weight of discolored, chipped, or missing teeth, cosmetic dentistry can create the smile of your dreams. Unfortunately, if you’ve had a bad dental experience in the past, picking up the phone to schedule your consultation may not be easy. Don’t let the fear of pain stand in your way of a picture-perfect smile. Here are 4 tips to enjoy a pain-free journey to attractive teeth.

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How is Lip or Tongue Tie Treated?

April 8, 2022

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Baby with a tongue tieIf your baby has recently been diagnosed with a lip or tongue tie, don’t panic! About 5% of all newborns have the abnormality. If the tissue is too tight or short under the tongue or upper lip, it can lead to feeding and speech problems without any correction. A pediatric dentist can free the tissue using a customized treatment plan. Here’s what you need to know about the road ahead. 

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What Can My Tongue Tell Me About My Dental Health?

March 4, 2022

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woman with open mouth at dentist

When considering the health of your mouth, you may be inclined to think about your teeth and gums first. But your tongue can also provide many important clues about how you are doing. While your dentist will look at your tongue for any clues pertaining to oral cancer, there are other signs you can be on the lookout for yourself. Any significant changes in color or the development of pain and lumps may indicate a health problem. Read on to learn from your dentist in Pepper Pike about different conditions your tongue can be in and what it means, as well as how to clean your tongue properly.

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Can Dental Implants Make You Live Longer?

February 13, 2022

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Older woman with dental implants smilingYour teeth are important for more than just a beautiful smile. Each tooth allows you to perform necessary oral functions to stay healthy, like biting and chewing. Losing even one can affect your ability to chew certain foods, like meat. You might have to cut some foods from your diet. Unfortunately, this can lead to health issues that can shorten your lifespan. You can turn back the clock with a complete, functional smile. Here’s why dental implants are an investment in a long and happy life.

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