Ashland Dental Blog

Top Reasons to Consider Dental Implants – Part 1

Top Reasons to Consider Dental Implants – Part 1

Dental implants are becoming increasingly popular as a tooth replacement option and for good reason. They offer a number of advantages over other methods, such as traditional dentures. Keep reading to learn more about why you should consider dental implants if you're...

Sinus Headache or Tooth Infection? – Part 2

Sinus Headache or Tooth Infection? – Part 2

Learn how the teeth can affect the sinuses and how to tell which is the cause of your problem. Sinus Headache or Tooth Infection? No, and here's why. Infections weaken the immune system, and as an infection grows, it pushes the teeth further back. The closest thing to...

Sinus Headache or Tooth Infection? – Part 1

Sinus Headache or Tooth Infection? – Part 1

Learn how the teeth can affect the sinuses and how to tell which is the cause of your problem. Have you experienced the strange side effects of sinusitis? Tooth infections can cause 10% of all sinus afflictions. Diagnosis is usually made by looking at the usual spaces...

5 Foods That Are Bad for Your Teeth

5 Foods That Are Bad for Your Teeth

You probably know that there are many foods that are bad for your teeth. However, the tricky part is trying to figure out which specific foods are bad and why. Is all sugar bad? What about the sugar in fruit? Can diet soda still damage your teeth even if it’s...

Tooth Tartar Threatens Teeth – Chicago Heights

Tooth Tartar Threatens Teeth – Chicago Heights

Now that summer is in full swing it is important to think about how all that summer eating has affected your teeth and the impact of tartar.  What causes tartar?  Bacteria building particles, left untreated, create plaque that eventually turns to hardened tooth...

Alzheimer’s, Dementia and Dental Care

Alzheimer’s, Dementia and Dental Care

June is Alzheimer and Brain Awareness month, and Ashland Dental is sharing valuable information about Alzheimer’s, dementia, and dental care. Did you know that your dental health has an impact on your brain health? A 2020 National Institute on Aging study found that...

5 Reasons to Consider Invisalign Treatment at Ashland Dental

5 Reasons to Consider Invisalign Treatment at Ashland Dental

As one of the most popular orthodontic methods available in cosmetic dentistry, Invisalign treatment has been creating beautiful smiles in children, teens, and adults for nearly two decades. With its convenience, ease of use, and virtual invisibility, Invisalign has...

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month—Are You at Risk?

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month—Are You at Risk?

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month and Ashland Dental is sharing key information about how your dentist can play a key role in screening, detection, and prevention of this destructive and deadly disease. The negative impact of oral cancer cannot be understated. Left...

Women’s Heart Health for Women’s Complete Health

Women’s Heart Health for Women’s Complete Health

Are you a woman who is concerned about the health of your heart? Ashland Dental can help! As we’ve shared in our practice and our blog, your oral health has an impact on your complete health and vice versa. That is why we take time in every appointment to ensure our...

Give Your Kids a HealthyStart® | Children’s Dental Health Month

Give Your Kids a HealthyStart® | Children’s Dental Health Month

It’s National Children’s Dental Health Month and Ashland Dental and Wellness is sharing insights and tips for helping your children develop beautiful, healthy smiles with the innovative HealthyStart® system. Good oral health is important at every phase of life. That’s...