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Loran Simon

Dental Care Tips is a dental news website for patients. We also provide a free service to help patients find local dentists. Dental Care Tips is operated by Somnowell Marketing, a digital marketing agency for dental practices. We also founded Somnowell, the ground breaking anti-snoring device invented by Prof. Simon Ash.

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Ways to Improve Your Smile in No Time at All

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

Are you looking for alternative methods to have great teeth? You will be happy to learn that there are a handful of options which may be available through your dentist. Here are three choices: A “snap-on” smile is a thin layer of resin that fits over your existing set of teeth. Many choose dental implants, […]

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Is it Possible to Brush and Floss Too Often?

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

Every dentist recommends that we regularly brush and floss our teeth in order to avoid oral health issues. However, can these good habits be taken to the extreme? You might be surprised to learn the answers to this question. Brushing too aggressively can wear down irreplaceable tooth enamel over time. Flossing can damage the tissues […]

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Great Home Remedies for a Toothache

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

If you are experiencing a toothache, there are several home remedies to consider. While it is always critical to see a dentist if a tooth is hurting, these treatments can still come in handy. A cold compress can help to reduce pain and swelling. Rinsing with salt water may dislodge debris between the teeth and […]

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Why Toothpaste Alone Will Not Prevent Tooth Loss

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

Many toothpastes claim that they are able to halt tooth decay. However, research suggests that this is not the case. How can you properly protect your teeth and gums? Here are three recommendations offered by experts: Use a recognised toothpaste infused with the proper amount of fluoride. Listen to the advice of your dentist and […]

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Dental Issues Related to an Overbite

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

An overbite is common in children and adults alike. Still, there are times when problems can arise from this type of misalignment. What are three examples which should be assessed by a dentist? Overbite can wear down the enamel of your teeth over time; leading to decay. If teeth grind against the gums, you may […]

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Will Veneers Affect Tooth Sensitivity?

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

Might you experience pain in one or more teeth after receiving veneers from your dentist? While temporary pain is normal after the treatment, this condition will normally abate within a few days. However, there are a handful of other takeaway points to remember. Veneers can actually reduce sensitivity due to the fact that they protect […]

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Do Certain Foods Require Extra Brushing?

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

Every dentist recommends that you brush and floss your teeth at least twice each day. However, specific foods will require a bit of extra attention in order to avoid issues such as cavities and gum disease. Dried fruits can easily become stuck to your teeth. The sweeteners found in soft drinks can damage tooth enamel. […]

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Dental Trends to Avoid at All Costs

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

Societal fads come and go and this is just as true in reference to our teeth. Not only is it important to see a dentist at the first sign of trouble, but you should also avoid these three trends: Fluoride-free toothpaste will not protect the enamel of your teeth. Water-and-lemon drinks are acidic, causing damage […]

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A Quick Look at Preventative Dentistry

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

The first step in solving a problem is realising that it exists. This is one of the primary roles of preventative dentistry. When you prevent dental problems, you avoid expensive complications later on. Typical techniques a dentist employs to keep your teeth healthy: Dentists will remove plaque around the teeth. Fillings, crowns and other treatments […]

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Foods That Require a Bit of Extra Flossing

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

One of the best ways to avoid trips to the dentist is to brush and floss your teeth on a regular basis. Still, some foods could need a bit more attention. Let’s take a look at three common culprits. Popcorn kernels can become lodged between the teeth. While healthy, the fibrous nature of spinach will […]

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