How Pregnancy Affects Oral Health

Are you pregnant or planning to become pregnant in the near future? Did you know that pregnant women are more likely to experience tooth decay and gum disease? Even if you are not expecting at this time, it is possible that you have a loved one or friend who might be. While being pregnant is an exciting time, it can also be a time of exhaustion, illness, and food cravings. These symptoms can affect your dental health more than you realize. We wanted to share how your dental health can be affected during pregnancy and some helpful tips to keep your teeth in tip-top shape. Even if you aren’t expecting, this would be great to forward to a friend or loved one who is or soon will be. Their dental health is important too! Keep reading to learn more.

Tooth Extraction Care

At Parkside Dental Care, we always try our best to attempt every solution to fix a problem tooth. Unfortunately, there are certain instances where our recommendation is a tooth extraction. This is the process of fully removing the tooth and tooth root from the mouth. Even though permanent teeth are meant to last a lifetime, there are instances where care or injury changes that outcome.

Our Digital Dental Technology Will Make You Smile

Technology is all around us. In fact, if you look around where you are sitting now, you can probably name countless pieces of technology that we typically overlook because that aspect of our life is so common nowadays. Over the past year, the way that we live our life has been greatly influenced by technology. Business meetings that used to take place around a conference table have now gone digital. Classrooms that were once loud and full of boisterous children are now quiet, and the classroom atmosphere has been moved over to Google Meets. Dental technology is no different. It is always evolving and changing due to the addition of state-of-the-art technologies. Interested in learning what technology we offer in our office and how it can benefit your experience? Continue reading to learn more.

Parkside Dental Care: Where You Feel Like Family

Do you long for a dentist who makes you feel like they truly care about you and your family and meeting everyone’s needs? Do you dread going to the dentist because you feel like you are only a number and your concerns aren’t being addressed? At Parkside Dental Care, located in Montgomery, AL, we pride ourselves on offering comprehensive dental care for the whole family, with experience you can trust.

Protect Your Teeth This Holiday Season

December is here, which means many of us are in full swing preparing for the upcoming holidays. While things may look a little different this year, with cancelled holiday parties and smaller family gatherings, there are still those constants that we can always look forward to: beautifully wrapped packages, twinkling decorations, and delicious holiday treats. If you are anything like the famous movie character, Buddy the Elf, and you stick to his four main food groups of candy, candy canes, candy corn, and syrup, you may be visiting our office to ring in the new year. We are in no way suggesting that you eliminate delicious treats during your celebrations, but we are here to suggest some helpful tips to keep your oral health in check while you partake in the festivities of the season.

Do You Wake In The Morning And Still Feel Unrested?

Do you wake in the morning and still feel unrested? You may be waking frequently during the night or snoring, and it is waking you. On occasion, it is normal to feel sluggish in the morning, especially if you are under tremendous stress, ate too much before bed, or are suffering from illness. If slow-moving mornings have become the norm for you, then you might be having a problem during your sleep. Continue reading to learn what might be the cause.