Accidents always happen. Be sure to know what to do when one arises – it can be the difference of saving a tooth or losing one. A dental emergency is an injury to your teeth or gums that can be potentially serious. Ignoring one can increase the risk of permanent damage. For all dental emergencies, […]
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We did it! Over the course of two days, June 13-14, hundreds of volunteers including our dental team and other dentists, hygienists, lab technicians, and community helpers – came together to put on the first ever NYS Mission of Mercy, a clinic which provided more than $1 million in free dental treatment to more than […]
Dr. Marc A. Johnson of Smiles for Life Dental Care at 170 S. Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY recently returned from a volunteer trip in which he donated his time, expertise and skills to the people of Peronia, Guatemala (located near Guatemala City). This is Dr. Johnson’s second time this year donating his care to help […]
Asthma is triggered easily in fall months. Did you know that asthma contributes to your oral health? Asthma treatments such as corticosteroids inhalers can cause conditions such as dry mouth and oral thrush. These conditions may cause problems such as increased plaque, cavities, gingivitis, TMJ disorder, and poor smelling breath. Please contact our dental office […]
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Brushing in the morning and evening has become a daily habit for most people. But how about brushing during the day, or after lunch? For many people, brushing during the day can almost seem impossible and inconvenient at times. Being consumed by work, school or even travel can prevent us from keeping a fresh and […]
There are a numerous ways to enhance your smile in addition to your regular visits to the Saratoga Springs Dentist, brushing and flossing. What you drink can have an impact on your oral health, so it is important to know which beverages are helpful and which are harmful. The following are beverages that are be […]
Over the years, oral hygiene has evolved to become one of the most important aspects of health care for most people. Nowadays, it is not uncommon for a patient of the Dentist Saratoga Springs to keep all of his or her teeth for a lifetime, and that is largely due to changes in dental trends […]
Temporomandibular disorders (TMD) and temporomandibular joint disorders (TMJ) are issues you experience with your jaw, as well as the joint and facial muscles surrounding your jaw. This can cause stress and discomfort in your daily life. Symptoms of TMD include tension and tenderness in your face or jaw, difficulty with opening your mouth wide, locking […]