What Oral Health Benefits Can Endodontics Provide?

Within general dentistry their lies many branches that specialize in certain tasks pertaining to your oral health. One such branch is endodontics, which is a highly advanced form of dentistry that is primarily concerned with the roots and pulps of teeth. Do you know what oral health benefits endodontics can... Read more »

Making an Effort to Prevent Cavities

No matter how hard you may try, sometimes it seems that cavities sneak into your mouth despite your best effort. Making an effort to prevent cavities is always a good idea, but you can always use additional help. Listed below are some ways to prevent cavities: - Make an effort... Read more »

What Do You Know About Dental Crowns?

What do you know about dental crowns? Here at Smith & Stahr, P.S.C. in Lexington, Kentucky, we understand not everyone is familiar with the dental terminology, which is why we are happy to provide you with some basic information about dental crowns and how they can help you. Dental crowns... Read more »

Have You Suffered the Loss of a Tooth Recently?

Have you suffered the loss of a tooth recently? If you have any lost or missing teeth or are scheduled for a tooth extraction in the near future, it is a good idea to have a replacement set in your mouth as soon as possible. Leaving an empty void in... Read more »

What You Need to Know About Dental Bridges

Are you are missing one or more teeth and considering a replacement? Dr. David Smith might recommend a dental bridge. Here’s a brief introduction to dental bridges: What is a dental bridge? A bridge is a dental appliance with a fake tooth called a pontic and two crowns on either... Read more »

The Ways You Can Eliminate Your Bad Breath

Bad breath is quite annoying, especially because it haunts many people. If you’re one of these people, you’re probably in search of the best ways to eliminate your halitosis, which is also known as bad breath, and achieve the fresh and pristine breath you deserve. Well, fortunately, Dr. David Smith... Read more »

Smile-Friendly Stocking Stuffers

Did you know that tooth decay affects 60-90% of teenagers and adults, according to the World Health Organization? Tooth decay is the most common disease among children in the U.S., according to the Academy of General Dentistry. However, the good news is that tooth decay is preventable with proper care... Read more »

How to Care for Your Teeth This Holiday Season

This holiday season, it is important to continue practicing safe and effective oral health care habits. If you begin to slack on your oral health care, your teeth and gums can find themselves much less effective for many holiday seasons to come. Smith & Stahr, P.S.C. wants to keep your... Read more »

The Three Best Characteristics in Toothpaste

Did you know toothpaste is a great tool for removing harmful particles from your smile? Well, it’s true. However, this is only the case if you have a paste that is safe and effective. So, to help you choose the best paste for your smile, our Smith & Stahr, P.S.C.... Read more »