Dr. Twohig's Blog
February 1, 2019
A friend of mine recently shared her story with me. Her daughter was preparing for her junior prom. Her date arrived to pick her up for the evening ahead. As he politely smiled at the girl’s mother, she became concerned. His teeth were covered with plaque and blood was visible between and along the gum tissue of his teeth. As a dentist, she began to think of the bacterial conditions occurring in his mouth.
The young couple headed out the front door to their awaiting limousine. As the door closed the beautiful girl received a text message from her mother. “Don’t you dare kiss him!” it read.
Does this sound familiar? You may need to visit a dentist in Weyauwega to improve the state of your breath before Valentine’s Day.
January 14, 2019
Did you know that gum disease is one of the most common chronic diseases around the world? This is largely because people don’t even realize they have the condition, allowing it to progress further and further until it leaves their gums permanently damaged. Thankfully, there are ways to treat your gum disease in Weyauwega, but only if you seek treatment.
To learn more about gum disease, the different levels that exist and how a dental visit can make a positive difference, keep reading!
December 10, 2018
As you walk down the grocery aisle and examine the many varieties of toothpaste and other oral care products, it can make oral care so much more complicated than it needs to be. Maintaining oral health didn’t used to be so complicated, according to a dentist in Weyauwega. The fact of the matter is you don’t need to worry about purchasing the most advanced toothbrush or using whitening products to get the best looking smile. All that matters is that you follow these key oral care steps. Doing so will more than likely ensure that you maintain good oral health for life.
November 15, 2018
No one likes to be told that they have a damaged tooth that requires repairing to function. Unfortunately, damaged teeth will only continue to break down if left untreated, making it an essential treatment for preventing future complications. However, if your main concern is having metal materials in your mouth, you don’t have to settle for amalgam fillings or metal crowns. Even if you intend on getting a dental implant for a missing tooth, it does not necessarily need to be made from titanium to integrate properly.
To learn how a holistic dentist in Weyauwega can meet your accommodations, keep reading!
November 6, 2018
Everyone knows that brushing, flossing and visiting a holistic dentist in Weyauwega are the most important steps to take when practicing oral hygiene. Unfortunately, many people don’t seem to take their diet into account when trying to maintain healthy teeth and gums. In fact, many people don’t even see it as an issue, but they are mistaken. The foods and beverages you drink can make a big difference, as well as other habits you should know.
To understand this better, we need to understand the pH scale and how your mouth’s acidity affects your risk of dental disease.