If your child is involved in sports, there is always potential for an accident or injury. However, some sports can pose an even greater danger than others. A blow to the face can cause a sudden dental emergency, something that is no fun. To be on the safe side and prevent a mishap, if your child is participating in any of these sports, it’s best to wear a custom sportsguard!(more…)
Spiro Saati DMD’s Blog
July 15, 2021
July 1, 2021
It’s time for another dental checkup, and you have an idea of what to expect. You’ll have your teeth cleaned and examined, talk to your dentist for a couple of minutes and say your goodbyes to everyone on the way out. It turns out that in that hour-long period, 10 things will happen that you may not be aware of. Continue reading to find out what they are and the importance of routine dental checkups.(more…)
June 22, 2021
Your mouth has all sorts of different parts that work together for a variety of functions, and you use it every single day. You use your mouth to breathe, speak, eat, and digest food. Ultimately, the mouth is the gateway to the rest of your body, so it is important to take care of it. Continue reading to learn about the different parts of your mouth and what they do to contribute to your overall health and wellbeing.(more…)
June 14, 2021
According to the American Association of Endodontists, roughly 5 million children and adults have a tooth knocked out every year. This can be an incredibly traumatic situation to deal with, so you may not know what you should do if it occurs. Your first inclination may be to try and put the tooth back into your mouth. Not only is this a good idea, but it can actually buy you some time until you get to an emergency dentist! Learn why and the best tips to keep in mind when handling a knocked-out tooth.(more…)
May 11, 2021
Since you were a small child, you’ve likely seen commercials and advertisements encouraging you to drink plenty of milk for healthy teeth and bones. Milk is a great dietary choice because it contains vital minerals and vitamins that are crucial to a healthy mouth; however, it can also be harmful if you aren’t careful. Here are the overall benefits of drinking milk and the best type to protect your smile.
May 8, 2021
Nothing is worse than a toothache. The relentless pain can make it almost impossible to fall asleep. You don’t need to toss and turn until the pain subsides. You can manage your toothache at night using 5 tips until you’re able to see your dentist in the morning.
April 13, 2021
In times past, the only way to correct a minor misalignment was to wear metal braces. Now, patients have the option of choosing Invisalign clear aligners, but like braces, the procedure can take several months to realign a smile. Thankfully, there is now a way to achieve the look you’ve always wanted in just two to three visits – with porcelain veneers in Peabody. Continue reading to learn how the procedure works!(more…)
March 4, 2021
Do you have any minor cosmetic flaws in your smile that you would like to have addressed? Fortunately, there are numerous different cosmetic dental treatments out there to help patients feel great about the appearance of their teeth. One of the most popular options is dental bonding. It is quick, simple, effective, and one of the most affordable treatments in cosmetic dentistry in Peabody. But how much will the treatment cost exactly? Continue reading to learn about all of the issues that dental bonding can fix, how the process works, and how much you can expect to pay for it.(more…)
February 3, 2021
Over 500,000 people annually turn to dental implants to replace their missing teeth. With a nearly perfect success rate, they are the most reliable option to rebuild your smile. Although the risk of complications is rare, dental implant failure can occur. It’s best to contact your dentist right away as soon as you recognize a problem. Here are 3 signs you need to see a dentist immediately to save your dental implants in Peabody.
January 20, 2021
If you ask most dentists about the best way to replace missing teeth, the vast majority of them will say dental implants. Because implants recreate the entire tooth structure, including the root, they are more stable, durable, and natural-feeling than any other solution. However, when the various health advantages of dental implants come up, you may be wondering, “That’s great and all, but how do they look?” Here are four of the main cosmetic benefits of dental implants in Peabody.(more…)