Dental Technologies – Love Family Dental

Gum Disease and Your Heart

For years we’ve heard how the plaque we allow to develop in our mouths has a habit of traveling to other parts of our bodies and collecting there as well – namely in the arteries and vessels of our hearts and brains. We learned that oral plaque is linked to all sorts of diseases from [...]

Always Thirsty? What You Should Know

Thirst is your body’s way of telling you that it’s running low on water, which it needs to function well. It is very normal to feel thirsty when it’s hot or after you’ve powered through an intense workout. But if you are always filling up your cup without relief, it could be a sign og [...]

Is Your Teen Stressed Out about A Gummy Smile?

The amount of gum tissue we possess, just like how much hair we have on our heads, is merely a matter of anatomy. Some of us just have more of it than others. If your teen is unhappy with their smile, and consider themselves to have too much gum tissue showing, there is a way [...]

What you should know about dental implants

With regular dental care and some luck, you may never be a candidate for a dental implant, but knowing about them ahead of time will help inform your decision should the need ever arise. So, what are implants, how do they work, and who needs them? How Does a Dental Implant Work? Dental implants are [...]

Can you over-bleach your teeth?

White, bright teeth can be a wonderful thing.  In-office and at-home teeth whitening are common ways for people to transform and feel more confident about their smile.  However, it is possible to have too much of a good thing.  The agents used during office procedures, as well as for at-home whitening can actually do more [...]

Sweeth tooth? Prevent cavities with these sugar alternatives

Tip: Use a Straw When it comes to cavity prevention, sugary, acidic sodas obviously are not a wise choice. But a study at Temple University in Philadelphia discovered that you can minimize damage to healthy teeth by sipping that soda through a straw, especially if you don’t let the straw come in contact with the teeth. However, [...]

Are you a Grinder?

Feeling stressed lately? Waking up to a sore jaw? You may be grinding your teeth at night. Ask Dr. Love about options to reduce your stress. Exercising, seeing a physical therapist, or obtaining a prescription for muscle relaxants are among some of the options that may be offered. Additionally, Dr. Love can fit you with a mouth [...]

Teeth Whitening

A Brighter, Whiter Smile! We offer teeth whitening to lighten teeth that have been stained or discolored by age, food, drink, and smoking. There are many different causes of discoloration, we can recommend the best type of whitening for you. At-home teeth whitening systems: At-home products usually come in a gel form that is placed [...]