Cleanings and Prevention

Cleanings and Prevention


At Sackheim Dental we know that preventative measures in oral hygiene are the only way to keep your teeth and gums naturally healthy and beautiful. Dental cleanings and examinations by a professional at least once every 6 months help keep your teeth white while preventing threats to teeth and gum health including plaque build-up, cavities, and gum disease.

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RECENT TEETH GEEK NEWS

LITTLE EVIDENCE TO SUPPORT BENEFITS OF OIL PULLING

If you follow health or celebrity news you’ve likely heard the buzz on the latest natural health craze to hit the internet: Oil Pulling.

  • 7/18/2016
  • Dr. Sackheim

COLDS, COUGHS… AND CAVITIES?

You’re probably aware that candy leads to cavities and sugary drinks can also cause decay. But cough syrup? Unfortunately, it’s true – certain syrupy medications can cause tooth troubles, especially if they’re consistently taken over a long period of time.

  • 7/14/2016
  • Dr. Sackheim

DON’T OVERLOOK IMPORTANT ORAL HEALTH HABITS FOR YOUNG CHILDREN

February is Children’s Dental Health Month, a great time to remember that a child’s dental health is set in motion from a very young age. Tooth decay can develop any time after the first tooth comes in, starting around 6 months old, and good habits should begin even earlier.

  • 6/27/2016
  • Dr. Sackheim