Dr. Twohig's Blog
October 21, 2018
This Halloween season, you may be worried about trick-or-treating leaving your child’s smile in danger of tooth decay, gum disease, and other oral health hazards. You don’t want to be a spoilsport who says NO to the big night out in costume, but you also don’t want to wreck your little one’s oral health as a result. Did you know your family dentist actually promotes the use of SOME candy — for adults and kids alike? It’s true. Keep reading to learn more about the oral health benefits of what’s known as xylitol, and where you can find the candy that will actually promote a cleaner, healthier, and happier smile.
October 12, 2018
According to numerous medical and dental communities, the issue of antibiotic-resistant bacteria and aggressive viruses has become more and more apparent over the years. This has resulted in doctors of both fields opting for alternative solutions when providing treatments. Ozone therapy is just one of those solutions.
Many people have misconceptions about ozone, which is why a dentist knowledgeable on the subject wants to break it down in more detail. Today, we’ll be discussing exactly what ozone therapy in Weyauwega is and how it relates to dentistry.
September 20, 2018
Sleep apnea in Wayauwega is a serious condition that affects many people in our area. While the problem has many potential causes, a growing body of evidence suggests that TMJ is a major risk factor. This means that treating TMJ symptoms can, for many people, also relieve the effects of sleep apnea.
August 31, 2018
Research has established a strong link between oral health and overall health. For example, gum disease is a factor in a number of systemic conditions, such as heart disease and dementia. Tooth loss can lead to an unbalanced, healthy diet and downgrade a person’s quality of life. Really, there is no way to overstate the importance of keeping a clean, healthy mouth! Your holistic dentist in Weyauwega wants to help you do just that through services that benefit both your smile and your entire body.
July 10, 2018
When you’re searching for a dentist, you have to consider a number of factors, including the practice’s location, the services offered, and whether they will help you file insurance claims. But the most important question you should ask yourself is, “Will this practice truly give me the top-quality care that I deserve?” If you choose a holistic dentist in Weyauwega, the answer to that question is yes.