Monthly Archives

January 2018

January 16, 2018

What are salivary gland stones?

A salivary gland stone — also called salivary duct stone, salivary calculus, or sialolith — is a calcified structure that may form inside a salivary gland or duct and can block the flow of saliva into the mouth.…
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January 16, 2018

Mouth Guards!

Mouth guards are coverings worn over teeth, and often used to protect teeth from injury from teeth grinding and during sports. There are three types of mouth guards: Stock mouth protectors are preformed and come ready to wear.…
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January 16, 2018

Dental Health and Bad Breath

Bad breath, medically called halitosis, can result from poor dental health habits and may be a sign of other health problems. Bad breath can also be made worse by the types of foods you eat and other unhealthy…
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January 16, 2018

Dental Care For Seniors!

Advancing age puts many seniors at risk for a number of oral health problems, such as: Darkened teeth . Caused, to some extent, by changes in dentin — the bone-like tissue that underlies the tooth enamel — and…
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January 16, 2018

Introducing . . .

Introducing the Smith-Brauer Dentistry Blog, where we share with you Smith-Brauer news, as well as hot dental industry news. Stay tuned!
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