There’s so much that happens in February but it might not seem like the most eventful month until you really think about it. Consider the details: First, the groundhog pops out to let you and our Auburn Hills, MI team and everyone else know how much longer it is until spring! Then, Valentine’s Day shows up. In addition, did you know that the entirety of February is National Children’s Dental Health Month? Phew! It’s an action packed month, so we ask, why not let it guide your smile care choices? See what we mean!
There are some things that you may say with pride, as you think to yourself, “Yep, this means my smile is perfectly healthy!” However, though they give you some warm fuzzy feelings to announce either to yourself or to others, it’s important to know that many commonly held beliefs about what represents good oral health are not always as accurate as they seem. Consider a few things of the statements you make in regard to your grin that leave you with the impression that your teeth and gums are in pristine condition (when the opposite may be true). Then of course, if you realize it may be time for a visit, come on in to see our Auburn Hills, MI team!
Rather than asking yourself if cosmetic care is necessary, we encourage you to take on a new perspective and to instead ask yourself some other questions that may better assist you in determining whether you are ready. Remember that if you continue to come up against the fact that improving the esthetics of your smile isn’t necessary for your oral health or to be successful in life but you do want it, you’ll likely get stuck in a loop! Instead, if you dig a bit deeper, you can determine whether it’s important and beneficial to you and, as a result, attribute value to particular treatments. Once you realize the impact it might have, you will feel much more ready to contact our Auburn Hills, MI team, so you may see us for personalized smile care.
You may think to yourself that treating your smile now is the the same thing as treating your smile later. You figure that it’s all about getting it done eventually. However, what our Auburn Hills, MI team would like to point out is that this is actually not accurate. Treating your smile sooner than later with consistent dental care is extremely important in promoting a smile that’s healthy now and later. Learn more about what we mean!
Have you every wished you could pop your boots on, head out to the honky tonk, and really show off your dance steps? If you’ve had a fantasy even remotely close to this one but you don’t know the first thing about boot-scooting, then the current Line Dancing series is right up your alley! Don’t miss out on the weekly fun in our Auburn Hills, MI community!
Do you feel like instead of getting through the part of your dental hygiene during which you simply need to floss your smile, instead of things going smoothly, you’re doing a bit of fumbling? Maybe you’re not having a hard time with the technical side of things but you are feeling resentful the entire time because you are absolutely, 100 percent, not enjoying the experience! Whatever is making this otherwise brief moment of your day something you remember so well (and that you do not look forward to), our Auburn Hills, MI team believes we can turn this whole thing around with insight you may not have unearthed just yet.
There’s quite a lot that you learn as you grow up! Through experience, during class time, from parents, and more, knowledge comes at you from every direction! However, as your teens may be realizing as they approach adulthood, there are some details (such as filing one’s taxes) that may fall between the cracks. For a fun and educational take on growing up and feeling prepared, your kids may wish to attend the upcoming Teen “How To” Adult Series: Filing A 1040EZ.
You have a general idea of what snoring is because it’s something that you’ve been doing for some time now. It may also be something that is driving other members of your household a bit mad because not only are you occasionally waking yourself up but you’re also making it hard for others to stay asleep. What you don’t know is what makes this happen, whether it’s something you should do something about, or if it’s not actually snoring but something called sleep apnea. Let us help you out! Our Auburn Hills, MI practice sees many patients with similar concerns and is here to treat you!
When TMJ disorder first begins or when you first recognize it, there may be part of you that wonders why you should bother with it. Won’t it just go away? Isn’t it just a minor concern that doesn’t really need treatment? The truth is that what can at first seem like a mild issue that tends to affect a lot of people is really a functional disorder that can bring you lots of frustration, grief, upset, and more unless you decide to do something about it. In addition to being worth treating, our Auburn Hills, MI team reminds you that it’s worth treating sooner than later. Find out why.
There’s no doubt about one thing: You know that all smiles, including yours, require dental care. However, there may be some confusion as far as you are concerned regarding in which order you have to receive that care. You might ask, can you just start with teeth whitening and take care of your cavities later? Does it really matter at all? Fortunately, helping you better understand “the order of things” is something our Auburn Hills, MI team can do with ease!