Goodman Dental Care Blog
October 25, 2018
The importance of having a full set of teeth doesn’t really hit home until you’re missing them. Suddenly, simple things like eating a food item you like becomes difficult or even impossible without fully functional teeth. One of the most common ways to replace your missing digits is with dentures in Annapolis, but there can sometimes be issues with the way they fit. Keep reading to learn about the limitations of dentures and to discover a better solution for replacing your teeth!
August 29, 2018
Dr. Gary Goodman, an experienced restorative dentist in Annapolis, takes great pride in helping his patients to protect their oral health and, when necessary, restore it via advanced dental techniques. If you are suffering with extensive wear and tear on your smile that affects your appearance and your bite, you might be encouraged when you review how Dr. Goodman recently helped a patient to regain a healthy, functional, and beautiful smile.
July 19, 2018
It’s a typical summer day and you have plans to get out and enjoy the warmth, but that’s derailed by a sudden pain that shoots through your teeth from a toothache. You’re left wondering, “What should I do?” As you read on, your local dentist weighs in to explain what you should do in emergent situations to temporarily stabilize the problem until you can get the emergency dentistry in Annapolis that you need.
July 18, 2018
Did you know that if you have recently invested in partial or full dentures in Annapolis, you are following in the footsteps of humans from an earlier millennium? In fact, the first dentures have been traced all the way back to 700 BC in northern Italy. Of course, dentistry has advanced considerably since that era, and modern dentures now fit better and last longer than ever before. However, there are still some important daily steps you should take to protect your investment and help make your new smile last. Keep reading to learn the top 4 tips for superior denture care.
June 2, 2018
Summertime is synonymous with fun in the sun, vacations and special events. The last thing you want to do, then, is ruin it with dental trauma that requires an emergency restoration. Your local dentist says you don’t have to be a helpless victim of mishaps because there are some preventive steps you can take. He weighs in to provide 5 tips for avoiding emergency dentistry in Annapolis.
May 14, 2018
Having your teeth whitened is such a rewarding experience. You walk into your dentist’s office with discolored ivories and leave with a brilliant new smile. You may notice later, though, that your gums seem to be irritated, leaving you wondering if something has gone wrong. Your local dentist is weighing in to explain why teeth whitening in Annapolis can cause temporary gum (more…)
April 11, 2018
You’ve toiled through the cool weather of fall and the bitter cold of winter. Now spring has arrived, the sun is shining, and it’s time to hit the open road for a mini vacation. Since you’ve been more diligent about stepping up your oral care, you’re planning ahead by purchasing a travel-sized tube of toothpaste so that your ivories will be clean. You’re wondering, though, how long will it last? Your dentist in Annapolis weighs in to answer that question so that you can maintain excellent oral health while you travel.
March 28, 2018
At Goodman Dental Care, we are dedicated to helping patients achieve and maintain their healthiest smiles, but in our Annapolis dental office. We also know that are many people in Annapolis and throughout Anne Arundel County who do not have the means to receive the dentistry services they need. That’s why we are longtime supporters of the Stanton Center. This free outreach clinic offers underserved patients necessary medical and dental care at no cost to them, and we regularly volunteer our time and talent to help Stanton Center patients. We recently decided to add our own volunteered services for select patients. Each month, we’ll give away a free dental crown restoration to a patient in need.
March 3, 2018
The word ‘spring’ derives from the Old English word springam, meaning to leap forward. The latter is quite synonymous with the sentiment that you are expressing for the upcoming Spring season – you want to leap forward with improvements in your total wellness. And one of the specific areas that you look to grow in is your oral health. You wonder, “Am I getting the most out of my oral hygiene?” Your dentist in Annapolis has answers, so he’ll weigh in with 5 habits to avoid, helping to maximize your brushing. Learn what they are as you continue reading.
February 12, 2018
There’s one thing about unfortunate situations: they happen out of the clear-blue sky. Just when it seems like everything is going okay – BAM – there’s a big problem. Your emergency dentist in Annapolis doesn’t want you to panic if you so happen to be involved in one of these traumatic occurrences pertaining to your mouth, teeth or gums. Instead, he’ll provide you with a means of identifying a dental emergency and provide ways to respond so that you can stabilize the problem until you can be seen.