GAIN A CHILD, LOSE A TOOTH?

Research has debunked any notion that calcium from the mother’s teeth may be leeched during pregnancy to meet the requirements of the growing baby; yet, there may be some truth behind the adage. According to a study of 2,635 women, those with no children had lost one to two teeth while women with children tended

read more

DENTAL CONTOURING

For patients with minor dental irregularities, “dental contouring” or “reshaping” provides a relatively easy remedy. This cosmetic procedure involves removing small amounts of enamel to minimize or alleviate imperfections. For instance, chipped or fractured areas can be smoothed out, and specific angles or edges can be rounded or squared. Tooth reshaping can also be undertaken

read more

Have Trouble Flossing?

As effective as flossing is at removing plaque and food particles from between teeth, some people find floss difficult to handle. Others may have trouble reaching certain areas of their mouths with floss. Fortunately, there is an alternative to floss, which is just as effective and easier to use. Oral irrigation with a water-flossing device

read more

Chew Your Food

Most mothers have told their children not to gobble down their food and eat it more slowly. As it turns out, this piece of advice is as wise as almost every other bit of guidance that mothers give their children. Chewing food completely (try ten times per bite) not only helps with digestion and nutrient

read more

9 West Main St.

West Brookfield, MA 01585

New Patients

(508) 203-4023

Request Appointment

info@9-westmain.com

Are You Looking For A New Dentist?

Find out the 5 tips you need to know before choosing a new general dentist! Complete the form below to download this Free information!