If you’re traveling over the holidays or simply ramping up your social life, engaging in winter sports, or giving your visiting relatives tours of Boston, winter and seasonal activities seem to impact teeth more than other times of the year. Your Norwood family dentist has a few pointers for keeping your teeth healthy that you might not expect.(more…)
Central Dental Associates Blog
December 1, 2018
November 18, 2018
What’s on your holiday to-do list? If you are like most people, it is probably filling up quick with parties, reunions, and other fun engagements. Before things get too crazy in the month of December, why not schedule a visit to your dentist in Norwood? It may not sound like a big priority, but if you are covered by dental insurance, you are at risk of letting your unused benefits slip away with the drop of the ball on December 31. Keep reading to learn why most of your friends and neighbors are scheduling an appointment with their dentists this week!
October 1, 2018
We’re excited to welcome a new dentist to Central Dental Associates, Dr. Zena Al-Adeeb. She is ready to provide caring solutions to her patients, and she’s looking forward to helping new smiles look and feel healthy. She even brings a unique specialty to the practice: expert understanding of endodontics (the study and treatment of the sensitive inside of your teeth). Keep reading to learn more about your new dentist in Norwood!
August 16, 2018
Since you’re responsible for the dental care of your family, you’re left with the task of figuring out how to schedule their preventive care visits. You’re left wondering, “How can I fit this into my busy schedule?” As you read on, your family dentist weighs in with a simple yet effective suggestion to help in your quest for excellent oral health.
May 15, 2018
They say an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Never does that statement apply more than when it comes to your health – including your oral health! By scheduling regular, routine dental care for you and your family, you’re making sure that any potential problems are found as early as possible when they’re simpler and less expensive to fix. Since pretty much everyone is looking to save a little money these days, a great place to start is by scheduling a checkup and cleaning for the whole family with a family dentist in Norwood!
February 5, 2018
Every February, thousands of dentists across the country make the effort to emphasize the importance of children’s dental health. While it’s important to maintain your oral health every month, dentists realize early oral development is key to keeping their smile into adulthood. Children are particularly vulnerable to cavities and gum disease, so making sure their primary teeth stay healthy is an important first step to keeping their permanent teeth healthy.
According to your family dentist in Norwood, they have many services to prevent tooth decay as well as restoring affected teeth. You’ll be relieved after learning how they protect your child’s oral health.
November 6, 2017
With the holidays right around the corner, all children are twiddling their thumbs waiting for the holiday break. This quick vacation period from school includes long days outside with their friends, gifts, and of course there are practically unlimited sweet treats.
One of the best gifts you can give your little one for the new year is protection for their smile. That’s right, you can add an additional layer of protection for their little teeth with dental sealants from your family dentist in Norwood.
October 18, 2017
When you look in the mirror, do you see gaps, overcrowding, or rotated teeth? If so, you are not alone as most people are not born with a naturally straight smile. While your alignment issues often make you feel insecure about your appearance, you have yet to visit your dentist in Norwood for treatment because you believe that it is only a cosmetic issue. However, straight teeth are not just important for your confidence. They are also vital to promoting a healthy smile.
September 10, 2017
You have your father’s eyes and your mother’s dental phobia. Does genetic dental phobia sound a little strange? Millions of US adults and children report experiencing some level of anxiety or fear associated with visiting the dentist. If you’re one of these fearful dental patients, recent research out of West Virginia University (WVU) indicates your genealogy may be to blame. It’s important to keep in mind that the right dentist also has an impact on alleviating both genetic and learned dental phobias and anxieties. That means finding a trustworthy family dentist is essential to help you overcome your dental anxieties or fears. (more…)
August 14, 2017
You’re already starting to feel nervous for your big presentation at work, and it’s still a month away! It’s not the content of the meeting that makes you nervous, but rather having to present the information in front of new clients. You know that if this presentation goes well, it could mean more responsibility and a promotion for you; however, you’re nervous about your teeth. You’ve lived with stained teeth that overlap for years, and you feel self-conscious about smiling in front of others, especially new clients. Did you know that your Norwood cosmetic dentist can help you? Here’s how.