Category Archives: Baldwinsville Gentle Dentistry

  1. Stress And The Effect On Your Oral Health

    We can’t believe that November is here. We hope that you are enjoying the beautiful fall foliage and outdoor activities that we have available in our area this time of year. Before you know it, the holiday season will arrive, followed quickly by the start of the new year. While we have many patients who are excited for all of the festivities that the holidays bring, especially after the limitations many of us had last year due to the pandemic, we know not everyone shares this excitement. The holidays can be a stressful time for some people. You might be surprised to learn that added stress can have an effect on your oral health.

  2. Don’t Delay Getting That Crown!

    Have you recently visited our office and learned that you need a dental crown? We want to encourage our patients who are in need of a dental crown to schedule their treatment as soon as possible. Delaying treatment can lead not only to discomfort, but also the need for more extensive treatments or even tooth loss. Have you been hesitant to schedule because you are unsure of what the treatment entails? Read on to learn more about this common dental treatment and why we may have recommended this treatment method.

  3. Tips To Ease Dental Anxiety

    We frequently hear from patients that they experience nervousness before visiting our office for a dental treatment or hygiene examination and cleaning. We understand that patients have these feelings, and we can offer assistance to any patient to help them overcome their anxieties and fears. Our concern is when nerves keep patients from visiting our office for routine appointments and recommended treatments. Delaying dental care can lead to dental emergencies, additional treatments, and even tooth loss. We want to offer some tips that can help you relax before your treatment and help you be more comfortable during your appointment.

  4. A Healthy Mouth Is More Important Than You May Realize

    Do you feel that your oral health is lacking? Upon reflection, are you realizing that it has been some time since your last visit to our office? We know that life is busy and it can be easy to forget to schedule your hygiene examination or recommended treatment. Before you know it, the holidays will be here and we will be ringing in the start of 2022. Now is the perfect time to evaluate your oral hygiene routine and schedule any appointments that are needed before the new year. Not taking proper care of your oral health can lead to an increase in dental emergencies as well as adding to the risk of experiencing other dental caused medical issues. Read on to learn more about keeping your oral health a priority.