Long Ridge Dental BLOG


Sep, 2022

Dental Care for Children with Special Needs

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Parents may find it demanding to supervise their kids with special needs. Based on the National Survey of Children's Health in 2017–2018, 13.6 million kids in the US require special assistance. Any physical, cognitive, social, intellectual, or emotional deficits in these kids may call for medical attention. Typical daily tasks, such as performing oral health regimens, are challenging for them. Due to ignorance, over-caring, or a concentration on more immediate…



Aug, 2022

Top 10 tips for Dental Hygiene

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Dental hygiene is important for your overall health and can help you avoid dental problems in the future. Here are some tips for better dental hygiene: Brush your teeth at least twice daily You should brush your teeth twice daily. Once in the morning and before bed, for at least two minutes each time. How long should you brush for? It's up to you! The general rule of thumb is…



Jul, 2022

How Long Does a Root Canal Take?

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An infectious or inflamed tooth can be treated with a root canal to reduce the pain. Whenever inflammation or irritation spreads to the muscle tissue (pulp) within and around one of your molars, root canal therapy becomes essential. The…



Jul, 2022

The Importance of Gum Health for Your Child

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Our attention is frequently drawn to our teeth when we consider dental hygiene. But that just tells part of the tale. Gum health is a crucial component of dental and periodontal hygiene and can have a big impact on your body's general health.  Gum disease is a dangerous gum infection that can ruin the jawline in addition to harming the gums. Although periodontitis is a prevalent oral health condition, it…



Jun, 2022

7 Ways to Help Your Child Smile for a Lifetime

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The habits we establish when we are young tend to stay with us throughout our lives. Therefore, it's essential that you, as a parent, instill appropriate oral hygiene practices in your child from an early age for them to enjoy a lifetime of happy and healthy smiles! Your child may have difficulty functioning normally at school or home if they have poor oral hygiene practices, a common cause of poor…



May, 2022

The main challenges of dentistry in 2022

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Dentistry, like every other medical profession, is constantly changing, improving, and innovating. And, yes, all of this contributes to the improvement of dental care around the world. Dentists, on the other hand, face various problems in their profession due to the necessity to stay current with innovation and development. With all of these advancements in the medical industry, the ever so changing market of dentistry have also been influenced. In…