Having Healthy Teeth as You Age

As you age, the wear and tear on your teeth can increase – unless you are actively working to keep your smile shining. As you age, keep your smile spectacular with great oral health care. Here are some tips: First, remember the basics: brush your teeth at least twice a... Read more »

Smile Restorations Begin with Dry Mouth Prevention

Are you under the grips of poor oral health care? Do your teeth and gum suffer due to conditions such as dry mouth? Dry mouth is an oral health disorder commonly linked to gum disease and cavities. If your mouth lacks saliva, dry mouth will occur. To treat dry mouth... Read more »

Repair a Cavity With a Dental Filling

There is a thin protective layer on the outside of our teeth called the tooth enamel. If your tooth enamel is eroded so deeply that a hole forms in the tooth, you have a cavity. Dental fillings do exactly what it sounds like they do--fill cavities.  This helps prevent further... Read more »

Do You Have Yellow Teeth? This Might Be Why

Yellow teeth are quite inconvenient. In fact, they can lower your self-esteem and make you feel embarrassed of your appearance. This can lead to searching for the right whitening treatment available. Unfortunately, any whitening treatment won’t give you the results you’re looking for if you don’t determine the underlying causing... Read more »

Diabetes and Your Oral Health Care

If you would like to improve your oral health care if you are suffering from diabetes, it is a must to get your diabetes treated and under control so it will not continue to plague your smile. The effects of diabetes on your oral health include the following: - Almost... Read more »

Fun Facts About CEREC® Dental Crowns

Have you ever heard of CEREC® dental crowns? CEREC crowns are a dedicated form of dental crown that caps your teeth effectively and efficiently with a wholly customizable cap that is both timely and durable. CEREC technology can be used to fine-tune the level of comfort you will obtain, with... Read more »

Don’t Harm Your Teeth with Sweets

Tooth decay, when left ignored, can be hazardous to your oral health. Without a dental checkup and a cleaning twice a year, your mouth is vulnerable to tooth decay. Decay can damage your teeth and lead to gum disease. Once you have a lost tooth, after an extended period you... Read more »

Invisalign® is a Clear Choice

If you are looking to clear up your smile, then Invisalign® could be right for you. Every day, people are looking for better ways to align their smile without the hassle or pain of traditional braces. That is why, our team here at Solis Dental Group in Moline, Illinois, is... Read more »

Should You Pick Dental Crowns or Dental Veneers?

Are you looking to restore your teeth but are stuck choosing between dental crowns or dental veneers? Although both are highly effective in enhancing the look of your smile, there are other factors that could come into play when determining which one is best suited for you. If you are... Read more »

Prescription-Strength Fluoride Supplements Can Improve Enamel Erosion Issues

Your tooth enamel is composed of a complex matrix of microscopic mineral crystal structures. The minute pores in these structures can be expanded by acidic foods and beverages and poor oral hygiene practices. This process of enamel erosion can gradually increase your chances of suffering tooth decay and sensitivity. Without... Read more »