Our doctors and team at Springs Dental are proud to provide blog articles to further your dental Education related helping to explain different treatments.

Are You Facing Chemotherapy?

Tell Your Dentist Before Starting Chemotherapy Anyone facing cancer therapy already knows that chemotherapy is tough to go through. Treatment of cancer is a serious response to a severe condition. What they may not know is that a dental appointment scheduled at least two weeks before treatment begins can reduce [...]

By |2019-11-20T10:35:25-08:00January 21st, 2020|Education|

Medicine & Your Mouth

The medicine you take for one physical disorder may literally rot your teeth. This fact is one of many reasons we need to know your medical history and current treatments. This Medicine, For Instance... Chewable vitamin C supplements are a good idea for a lot of people, but check your [...]

By |2019-11-20T04:53:26-08:00December 3rd, 2019|Education|

Smoking and Still Smiling?

Stop Smoking Today! Giving up smoking is crucial for oral health. If you've spent the time and effort to get your mouth and teeth in shape, then make sure you aren't forgetting about this extra bad habit. As if there isn't enough reason to give up smoking, your dental health [...]

By |2019-10-26T17:50:06-07:00November 5th, 2019|Education|

Diabetes and Your Mouth

Tell Your Dentist About Your Diabetes We could be first to know. Don't let us be the last. Diabetes affects the blood chemistry and metabolism of those who suffer from the condition. Without proper medication, people with diabetes run the risk of multiple severe disorders. However, early detection can ward [...]

By |2019-09-30T20:57:44-07:00October 1st, 2019|Education|

Soft Drinks and Your Teeth

Soft Drinks Pack a Hard Punch! Soft drinks are bad for your teeth in more ways than one. There's sugar, and then there's acidity. The sugar provides the necessary food for the harmful bacteria in your mouth—the average American drinks two cans of soft drinks per day. If you're drinking [...]

By |2019-09-18T23:56:33-07:00September 24th, 2019|Education|

Heart Disease and Dental Care

Do Heart Disease Patients Need Antibiotics Before Dental Care? For some heart disease patients, antibiotics are essential to take before any dental care, even regular preventative cleanings. These individuals may include those who have had rheumatic fever, heart murmur, heart valve replacement, or orthopedic joint replacement. Often, these patients are [...]

By |2019-09-17T00:19:21-07:00September 17th, 2019|Education|

Quitting Chewing Tobacco

Chewing tobacco affects your dental health as well as the rest of your body. If you use smokeless tobacco and have thought about quitting, we can help. How do you kick the habit? We can help you kick your chewing tobacco habit. First, we can clean your teeth and treat [...]

By |2019-08-20T08:31:38-07:00August 20th, 2019|Education|