Oral Health for Seniors

We only have one set of adult teeth and they are meant to last us a lifetime. Trauma, genetics and other factors sometimes make this impossible. But, for the most part, good oral health and habits are enough to make your teeth go the distance with you as you gracefully age. As we age, natural changes occur in our general health. Below are tips from Lakeview dental clinic, Belmont Dental Care, on how to work with these changes to keep oral health care in check as we age....

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Custom-Fitted Mouthguard Benefits

An often overlooked safety tool/device in sports and recreational activities is a custom-fitted mouthguard. Unfortunately, many of us realize the benefits of a mouthguard after injury has taken place instead of before. The purpose of a mouthguard is to protect the teeth and jaw during impact. A properly fit mouthguard will do this and more. Highlighted below are 5 benefits of custom-fitted mouthguards from Lakeview Chicago dental clinic, Belmont Dental Care....

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Spring Cleaning Oral Health Blog

Dusting the baseboards, cleaning the carpets, emptying out the closets and garage may all be on the spring cleaning checklist this year. But, as your Lakeview, Chicago dentist, we’ve come up with a different spring cleaning checklist, one for your smile! Below are five spring cleaning tips to help clean your mouth and the appliances you use in conjunction with keeping your smile beaming!...

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children's dental anxiety

A trip to the dentist can be a scary event for a child. Especially the first visit, or if they had a bad experience their first go around. As parents, we understand the importance of routine exams and promoting good oral hygiene, but our kids often don’t. Dr. Gilbert Parrott discusses what he has seen of children’s dental anxiety in Lakeview, Chicago and tips to help your child overcome their fear. Bonus, this helps relieve stress for you too!...

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Dental Appointment Calendar

Are you curious as to what the point of regular dental exams are? Sure, you know they help clean your teeth but if you brush and floss daily, is it really necessary? Yes. Yes. YES. Even those who take tremendous care of their mouths should have routine maintenance. And the best part with Belmont Dental Care, regular dental cleanings in Lakeview, Chicago with Dr. Parrott are a breeze!...

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