Tooth Fairy folklore is a custom believed to date back a long, long time ago…as far as the early 1900’s. The legend of folklore is that when children lose one or more of his/her baby teeth, the tooth should be placed under their pillow while sleeping. While they are sleeping, she comes and takes the… Continue reading Tooth Fairy and Baby Teeth
At Nebraska Family Dentistry, we are interested in making sure your dental treatment is completed with your overall health and well-being in mind. What does this mean? You and your loved one’s health is our top priority, and that’s why we perform non-toxic non-invasive dental treatments. Often a patient in pain will begin to avoid… Continue reading The Safe Removal of Mercury Fillings in Lincoln, NE
Gum health, the health of your teeth, and overall oral health are essential to our general health and well-being at every stage of life. A healthy mouth enhances social interaction and promotes self-esteem and feelings of well-being. It also contributes to the health of the physical body. The mouth serves as a gateway or “window” to… Continue reading Gum Health and Its Connection to Overall Health Explained
In general, most people are familiar with the standard dental cleaning they receive when going in for your check-up. These cleanings are also referred to as a prophylaxis or prophy. Dental check-ups and exams are generally done every six months. However, when a patient is diagnosed with periodontal disease, the frequency of visits will be… Continue reading Periodontal Maintenance Cleanings: What Are They? What’s Involved?
Could I have Halitosis? Bad Breath Causes We’ve all smelled it, whether from a loved one, a stranger, a patient, or a coworker. So what is it? Let’s take a more in-depth look at what causes bad breath and how it impacts our overall health. Topics we’ll cover include: What are some common causes of… Continue reading Halitosis: Bad Breath and It’s Causes
All The Buzz On Teeth Whitening System You might be wondering if there is a difference between teeth whitening done at your dentist’s office versus doing it at home, or is there a teeth whitening system that truly works? At South Lincoln Family Dentistry, we believe it’s vital that you know the facts. In our… Continue reading Teeth Whitening System
Do you feel guilty about having dental phobia? We know that going to the dentist can be scary, and the reasons are different for everyone, and that’s okay. We understand! We’re here to explain the differences and let you know how we can help. In our article we’ll cover: – How can a dentist find… Continue reading Dental Anxiety and Dental Phobia: What’s the Difference?
Back to School Tips from Our Dentist for Children in Lincoln, NE -How do I prepare for going back to school? We’ll help you make a great back to school checklist! -Can a three year old brush his own teeth? Learn about how old your child should be to brush independently. -What is the purpose… Continue reading Good Dental Health = Better School Performance