Your favorite Halloween topic may have something to do with food, costumes, parties, haunted houses, decor, and more. As you can likely guess, our favorite Halloween them is all about smile safety! Of course, that’s because your oral health is our Auburn Hills, MI team’s number one priority. So, while you can most certainly expect that we hope you have the best Halloween ever, we also want you to add a few things into the fold this year, so you’re keeping your smile safe from unexpected trauma!
Hey, there! What have your teens been doing the last five years around this time? If you just answered, “Laser tag!” then not to worry, the big day is here again: It’s the 5th Annual Zombie Laser Tag event! Of course, if this is brand new to your kids, they’re in for quite a treat. So, get ready for a truly electrifying afternoon in early celebration of Halloween 2018 in Auburn Hills, MI!
We know that scheduling your visit for a tooth-colored filling may at first just seem like a routine restorative care appointment that you may not feel too thrilled about (even though you enjoy keeping your smile safe). However, what you may be overlooking is that since you’re coming in for a filling made of composite and not metal, there are lots of things to get excited about! Take just a moment as our Auburn Hills, MI team “fills” you in on the beneficial details!
Trust our Auburn Hills, MI team when we say, it is not impossible for us to empathize with you when what you really want is to pretend you don’t have a cavity. Your desire to hide out, ignore the tooth decay, and just hope that your tooth magically heals itself is perfectly natural. Unfortunately, it is not going to end well and, since we know this, we feel compelled to explain what will happen. In addition to hoping to offer you the motivation you need to come in soon for your dental filling, we also really want to help you avoid complications, while you keep your smile healthy with the ease of consistent dental care.
There are lots of things on your list when the holidays suddenly start to inch closer and closer into sight. So many things, in fact, that your to do lists might not include your smile because you simply forgot all about it! Don’t let this happen. Instead, let us help you remember that your smile needs to remain at the forefront of your thoughts even during this oh-so-special time of year. Our Auburn Hills, MI team reminds you that we are here for whatever it is your oral health may require, of course, and some helpful hints mind help you to remember what’s really important when it comes to your teeth and gums!
What you want for your oral health is to keep your teeth and gums healthy and safe. You know lots of different ways that you can protect your teeth from irritation, aggravation, decay, and the list goes on. However, you might not know quite as much about how to keep your gum tissue from experiencing problems. Good news: Our Auburn Hills, MI team is well versed in those factors that can irritate your gums. Remember, when you’re protecting your gum health, you want this tissue to remain calm, comfortable, and free of bacterial buildup! So, let’s help you as you get on your way toward a mouth that’s completely healthy!
What’s on your list at the moment for your Halloween fun? Do your festivities include welcoming all of the adorable trick-or-treaters who are walking through the neighborhood collecting candy? Are you considering your party options, as you try to figure out which costume is best for 2018? If you’d love to participate in a community activity, then don’t forget about the 13th Annual Spooktacular! It’s almost here!
You are likely well aware of many benefits of Invisalign treatment if you’ve ever looked into it as a way to align your smile, so your grin looks nice and straight and even. However, our Auburn Hills, MI team knows that you might be missing out on a very unique perspective regarding ways it can be quite advantageous to your oral health and other esthetic concerns you may not recognize just yet. So, whether you’re already interested in orthodontics or you have other smile-related concerns on your mind, do yourself a favor and learn something new!
There may be times you notice your jaw doesn’t feel the way it usually does. It could be making noises you don’t remember ever hearing before. It could also be working not quite so well as you remember it working in the past (as in, you don’t remember ever having trouble with it but now you are). We know that this can be something you would prefer to ignore because you may not know what it means, how to fix it, and you hope it just goes away. However, there are some reasons our Auburn Hills, MI team wants you to recognize it’s actually much better to get a jump on TMJ treatment if you need it!
You might think you know why your smile looks yellow. You figure it’s the coffee you’re drinking, the results of that bright yellow soda you keep consuming, etc. However, what you may fail to notice is that there may be more to what’s going on than you readily observe. While the staining pigments in foods and drinks can certainly contribute to a smile that appears sunny, rather than snow white, remember that a quick cup of just one beverage isn’t going to be what instantly turns your smile from vibrant to yellowed. Consider details from our Auburn Hills, MI team and remember: We offer teeth whitening when you need it!