3 Myths about going to the Dentist

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN There are several reasons why people do not like going to the dentist even though the American Dental Association (ADA) recommends twice a year checkups and cleanings. Unfortunately, myths surrounding the dental industry keeps more than one-fifth of respondents away from a dentist, according to an ADA study. So, to help you better care for your oral health, Devine Dentistry is busting three myths about going to the dentist. Myth 1 – Going to the dentist will hurt With advances in dental technology and …

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Tips to become a Pro Flosser

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Your dental hygienist and dentist probably have stressed to you the importance of flossing. But, for some reason, you skip this step in your oral care routine. You aren’t alone. Many people struggle to make flossing their teeth a habit, not realizing that it is as essential as brushing. Devine Dentistry, general dentists in Nashville, wants to ensure that you learn how to floss correctly. Today on the blog, we are sharing tips to become a pro flosser so that you can maintain your …

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The Prenatal Care you might be Missing

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN There’s so much to do during pregnancy: obstetrician appointments, more visits with your regular doctor, and all the planning and preparation at home as you await the arrival of a new family member. Devine Dentistry wants to make sure that dental visits are part of your prenatal care. Due to hormonal fluctuations, expectant mothers face a higher risk of both tooth decay and gum disease. In this article, we will explore how pregnancy impacts your oral health, and how you can keep yourself (and …