Quality oral care should begin when a child is very young (it’s good practice to scrub a baby’s gums even before teeth have sprouted, as bacteria can still accumulate on the gums). Remember that it’s important for your child to get regular checkups, twice yearly. Bring them for regular checkups with you. A child that’s… Read More »
Consider these symptoms of tooth pain. You bite down and there’s a searing pain in your tooth that radiates into your jaw. The pain is intense and doesn’t seem to be localized to any particular area. It hurts to chew or to bite, however, when you stop chewing or biting, the pain is instantly gone. … Read More »
Fluoride is a natural cavity fighter. It helps resist cavities by helping the enamel to be more resistant to acids, and acids cause tooth decay. Most dentists recommend some type of fluoride toothpaste for both adults and children (although a child who is under the age of three, or a child who is unable to… Read More »
It’s the start of baseball and softball season. These games, which are still touted to be one of America’s favorite pastimes, are responsible for numerous dental emergencies every year. That doesn’t mean you are your children should not participate in this sport, it just means you should take some caution. It’s not the only sport… Read More »
Dental Implants Billings MT For more information about dental implants, contact Brian Francis DMD, a Billings Dentist!
Veneers and Crowns are common solutions for cosmetic and also medical issues in teeth. Cosmetically damaged teeth that are deeply stained, widely gaped, mal-aligned, etc., are all possible candidates for either a crown or a veneer. Both crows and veneers are also good for medical conditions such as tooth decay, cavities, or root canals. In… Read More »
If you are experiencing Bacteria That Lives In Your Mouth or are having any dental issues, contact a Billings Dentist! Everyone has bacteria that live in their mouths. Some bacteria that live in the human body are beneficial or harmless, but some bacteria can cause disease. Bad bacteria in the mouth can cause cavities and… Read More »
If you need dental implants, contact Brian Francis DMD, a Billings Dentist here to meet your dental needs. Dental implants, for those healthy enough to have them, are a wonderful option for the patient with a missing tooth or teeth. Dental implants are perfect for people who have lost a tooth or teeth because… Read More »