Tag: Dentist Fairfield County

What Causes A Toothache?

If you’ve ever had a toothache, you know how painful it can be. Several different things can cause a toothache. The Most Common Causes Of A Toothache: Tooth Decay – According to Web MD, tooth decay is the most common cause for a toothache. Tooth decay occurs when the acids in plaque wear away at …

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Tips For A Healthy Smile

At Fairfield Dental Arts, we care about you and your dental needs. We often get questions about maintaining dental health. Below are some tips that will help you get that sparkling smile you’ve always wanted. Teaching children about dental health can set them up for a lifetime of good oral hygiene. It is imperative for …

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The Best Time To Get Braces

“When should I get braces?” is a question we hear a lot at Fairfield Dental Arts. We are here to help you answer that question. At Fairfield Dental Arts, we are fully trained and equipped to handle complex and minor Orthodontic needs for children. Children who have early signs of crooked teeth, overbites, underbites and incorrect …

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What is Preventative Dentistry?

We specialize in preventative dentistry at Fairfield Dental Arts. Some people are not familiar with the term preventative dentistry. Preventive dentistry is the practice of caring for your teeth and keeping them healthy for a lifetime. Below are some ways you can practice preventative dentistry. Visit Your Dentist Twice a Year The American Dental Association recommends …

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Dental Health Tips for Halloween

Today is Halloween! Children all over the country have been looking forward to trick-or-treating for candy in their Halloween costumes. Halloween is the perfect time to teach your children about good dental hygiene. Brace Yourself for Sweet Treats All children can enjoy Halloween experience–even children with braces. When you child has braces, they can have …

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The Benefits of Invisalign

In the past, braces were the only way to straighten out teeth. With the technology available today, this is no longer the case. At Fairfield Dental Arts, we offer Invisalign®: a “brace-less” alternative to traditional braces. Below are some of the benefits you will reap from Invisalign®. Aesthetically Pleasing There is no denying that Invisalign® …

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October is National Orthodontic Health Month

October is National Orthodontic Health Month! It may seem ironic; as many associate October with Halloween candy. Nonetheless, there will be plenty of trick-or-treaters who are undergoing orthodontic treatment. Sweet treats can cause havoc for little ones with braces. Flossing and brushing are even more crucial on Halloween. When children consume an excessive amount of …

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October is National Dental Hygiene Month

When you think of October, fall foliage, Halloween and candy usually come to mind. Many would be surprised to know that October is National Dental Hygiene Month. It is time to pause and reflect on dental hygiene. This year, NDHM focuses on four main components of dental hygiene: brushing teeth twice a day, flossing everyday, using …

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Look Like Royalty with a Crown

Are you happy with your smile? Do you show your teeth in pictures? If the answer to these two questions is no, crowns may be the right option for you. Crowns are synthetic caps, usually made of porcelain, that are placed on top of a tooth. They are primarily used to improve the functionality and …

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