Goodman Dental Care Blog
December 27, 2017
Growing up, if you didn’t learn anything else from your parents, you at least learned to treat people with respect and to be kind. That’s why it’s so hard for you to tell your friends that they have bad breath. You think it will be rude to say such a thing, but you also know that you can’t stand to have a face-to-face conversation with them due to the smell. You feel so conflicted, but your Annapolis dentist says the best thing for you to do is tell your friends, in a respectful manner, because it possibly could help prevent some more serious health issues.
November 20, 2017
Do you want to be more confident about your appearance? A bright, movie star-quality smile can help you feel like you belong on the red carpet! To say bye-bye to stains on your teeth, you might be tempted to try some DIY tricks that you see advertised on TV or talked about on the internet. But do the fads really work? Is it better to try professional teeth whitening in Annapolis instead? To find out, let’s take a look at three DIY methods that people have attempted to use to get a more dazzling smile.
October 30, 2017
According to the National Association of Dental Plans, approximately 249.1 million people in the United States have dental benefits — or about 77% of the population. Two thirds of that number receives benefits through private insurance.
Despite the high coverage of dental benefits in the US, some sources still estimate that as many as 1 in 3 Americans do not see a dentist each year. That’s despite the fact that most dental insurance plans completely cover two checkups and cleanings.
October 13, 2017
All the kids have dressed up as awesome superheroes and cutesy, glittery princesses to collect candy from door to door. That’s right, it’s time for Halloween! Trick-or-treating has been a tradition for years and years and the last thing that you want to do is be the house in your neighborhood that gives away apples and granola bars.
Even your dentist in Annapolis knows not to give away too many healthy snacks during the holiday season, or else it’s safe to say you could expect a few toilet paper rolls hanging from the trees in your front yard the next morning. Instead of ruining the spirit of Halloween, try giving away these candies that might save little teeth from dental damage.
September 22, 2017
The internet is just full of all kinds of gems, right? The latest life-hack that has made waves involves using activated charcoal as a cheap way to whiten your teeth. This approach has been featured on all kinds of mainstream media outlets, but what does a dentist have to say about it? Today, we talk about the risks of this new trend and why when it comes to your teeth, you should always trust your dentist. (more…)
September 21, 2017
At Goodman Dental Care, we know our duty to provide excellent dental care extends beyond our office out into the whole community. As such, on August 30, 2017, your dentist in Annapolis was so excited to provide our 7th annual Donated Dental Day!
September 3, 2017
If you’re missing multiple teeth, dentures offer a relatively fast and affordable way to restore your smile. However, rather than seeing a dentist in Annapolis, some people think they can save a few dollars by making their own dentures at home using a variety of kits available on the internet. While this might seem like a smart solution to a big problem, in most cases, homemade dentures end up creating more issues than they solve. Here are the top 3 reasons you should avoid homemade dentures. (more…)
August 31, 2017
Cavities! These dreaded holes in the top two layers of your teeth, the enamel and the dentin, can cause discomfort and lead to more serious dental problems. Happily, though, there are solutions that your dentist in Annapolis can put in place to stop the damage and fortify your teeth to withstand the rigors of everyday life.
August 7, 2017
This month, Goodman Dental Care will host its seventh annual Donated Dental Day. It’s the one day every year when we open our doors to provide much-needed dental services to people in our community who are living below the poverty line.
July 31, 2017
Do you know what to do when a dental emergency takes place? Your child has knocked out a tooth, or you have a major toothache…what now? When a pressing dental problem randomly happens, you can receive the attention and advice you need to get through it safely. Our Goodman Dental Care team will do our best to make a same day dental appointment for you when something detrimental happens to your teeth. If you are visiting Annapolis area, or if you’re new to the city, our dentists can help you right away. After you receive the excellent dental care you need and deserve for the first time at our office, your Annapolis dentist would be more than happy to make you a regular patient.