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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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The Undeniable Long-Term Benefits of Dental Implants

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

A dentist will often recommend implants to replace lost or otherwise damaged teeth. What are some of the hidden benefits that you might not been aware of? You may be surprised to learn the answers. Dental implants can help to stimulate bone growth within the jaw. As they are permanent, patients can save a great […]

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Inspiring Children to Care for Their Teeth

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

Children typically don’t enjoy a trip to the dentist. It is therefore the responsibility of parents to encourage the proper oral hygiene techniques. This will help avoid expensive complications later on. What are three excellent and innovative methods to keep in mind? Teach children about the negative impact of sugar on teeth. Invite your child […]

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Are There Differences Between Male and Female Teeth?

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

There has been a good deal of conjecture in regards to whether boys or girls have healthier teeth in general. However, some recent studies have shed additional light on this subject of dental erosion and decay. Studies find that: Genes are known to play an important role in vulnerability to tooth decay. If family members […]

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A Link Between Esophageal Cancer and Periodontal Disease?

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

A recent study has stressed the tentative link between esophageal cancer and gum disease. Specific bacteria (Tannerella forsythia) was associated with a 21 percent higher chance of developing this type of cancer. What are some important implications of these findings? The detection of bacteria between the teeth may act as a cancer marker. Other bacteria […]

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A Look at Viable Alternatives to Braces

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

Teenagers have a natural aversion to the dentist, so it should only make sense that braces can cause them a great deal of frustration. You will be pleased to learn that several alternatives will still offer a straight set of white teeth. Invisalign braces are clear plastic aligners that can be removed if required. Lingual […]

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Root Canal or a Filling?

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

While there are times when a filling may be sufficient to address a problem with your teeth, other instances may require a root canal. Let’s take a look at when a root canal could be necessary. Large or deep cavities typically require a root canal. A dead tooth will need a root canal to extract […]

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Is Red Wine Beneficial for Oral Health?

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

There are numerous health benefits associated with an occasional glass of red wine. You will be happy to learn that this elixir might have a positive impact upon your teeth and prevent extra trips to the dentist. Antioxidants known as polyphenols can eradicate dangerous bacteria. These substances may also block tooth decay and help ameliorate […]

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Will Tooth Sensitivity Disappear? Myth Vs Reality

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

Many individuals endure overly sensitive teeth from time to time. There can be instances when this condition goes away and other circumstances when a trip to the dentist may be required. Temporary sensitivity can be caused by dental procedures such as cleanings and new veneers. Brushing too hard can also increase this sensation. If tooth […]

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Understanding Root Canal Pain

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

Many individuals fear consulting their dentist about a root canal due to the amount of pain that they believe accompanies the procedure. Let’s look at a few key facts in order to dispel this myth. A root canal procedure puts an end to the painful tooth. There is no pain during the root canal procedure […]

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Are Dental Implants Prone to Chipping and Breaking?

By Loran Simon / May 3, 2018

A dentist will often opt for an implant due to its durable and long-lasting design. However, there are times when these artificial teeth can encounter physical damage. While rare, let’s look at a handful of causes. Physical impact (such as playing sports) could cause a crack or chip. Those who grind their teeth may inadvertently […]

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