misconceptions about going to the dentist

Clearing up Three Misconceptions about going to the Dentist

Dr Devine General Dentistry

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN The American Dental Association recommends each person see his or her dentist once every six months for a check-up, which should include a cleaning and an examination of your teeth and mouth. That said, an ADA study found that more than one-fifth of all respondents hadn’t been to their dentist for at least two years. Has it been a while since you’ve been to the dentist? Unfortunately, there is some misinformation out there when it comes to dental care. Your Nashville family dentists at Devine Dentistry want to bust …

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Restore your Entire Smile in a Day with All-on-4

Dr Devine Teeth in a Day

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Significant tooth loss has a major impact on your lifestyle. Your food choice is limited because you’ve lost most—or all—of your chewing ability. Nutrition is usually affected. You may have isolated yourself from friends and family because you are self-conscious about your appearance, or speech issues that have developed as a consequence of your tooth loss. If you’re feeling alone because of your tooth loss, Devine Dentistry wants to assure you that you’re not the only person living with this problem. According to data assimilated by the American Academy …

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How to Protect your Child’s Oral Health this Halloween

Dr Devine Pediatric Dentistry

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Did you know that tooth decay affects more children and adolescents in the United States than any other chronic disease? Consuming too many sugary foods and drinks can raise your risk of developing cavities, so given how the Halloween holiday revolves around candy so strongly, the spookiest night of the year also can be scary with regard to your future oral health. At Devine Dentistry, we believe it is important to educate our patients in Belle Meade, Green Hills, and Nashville to the potential perils of tooth decay. However, …

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Implants can benefit your Oral Health

Dr Devine Dental Implants

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Losing a permanent tooth can have a major effect on your life. You lose some of your ability to chew, and you may feel self-conscious about the gap in your smile. If this sounds like you, take comfort in knowing you’re not alone. According to data compiled by the American College of Prosthodontists, there are about 120 million Americans who have lost at least one of their permanent teeth. If you’ve been living with a lost tooth, you might have looked into finding ways to replace that tooth through …

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3 Facts about your Oral Health that you Probably didn’t know

Dr Devine Oral Health

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Many people are committed to taking care of their health by exercising daily, and eating healthy, for the most part. (Don’t worry, cheat day can be between you and that extra slice of pizza!). But, there’s one aspect of our health that too often people ignore – oral hygiene. Ironically, you can’t really be healthy if your teeth and gums aren’t in good shape also. Today on the blog, Nashville dentists Drs. Brian Devine and Russell Mack of Devine Dentistry want to share three facts about your oral health …