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Why Do I Need Regular Teeth Cleanings?

Why Do I Need Regular Teeth Cleanings?

An important aspect of taking care of your health is good oral hygiene. In addition to brushing twice a day and flossing daily, having your teeth...

Mon, May 2nd, 2022
What is Stevia?

What is Stevia?

Stevia is a sweetener that is made from the Rebaudiana Bertoni plant which primarily grows in Paraguay and Brazil. The plant has been used for man...

Mon, Apr 4th, 2022
How Oral Health Affects Overall Health

What is the Connection Between Your Oral Health and Overall Health?

When most people think of their oral health they may think about cavities, tooth loss, brushing and flossing, etc. But did you know there is a re...

Fri, Mar 4th, 2022
How Do You Get Used to New Dentures?

How Do You Get Used to New Dentures?

You have finally been fitted with a new pair of dentures and are excited about your new smile! The new set of dentures you received can take some tim...

Wed, Feb 2nd, 2022
Oral Hygiene When Feeling Sick

Good Oral Hygiene When You Are Feeling Sick

Feeling under the weather? When you are feeling sick, you probably know to take care of your body but you should also take care of your teeth and ...

Mon, Jan 10th, 2022
Don't Take Better Care of Your Car Than Your Teeth

Don't Take Better Care of Your Car Than Your Teeth

If you think about it, your mouth is the gateway to everything else in your body. It’s where tooth decay starts and tooth loss begins. So why ar...

Fri, Dec 10th, 2021
How Does Stress Cause Dental Problems?

How Does Stress Cause Dental Problems?

It's no secret that stress can have a negative impact on your health. It has been proven to exacerbate pain, cause depression and anxiety, and ev...

Thu, Nov 4th, 2021
When Do Adults Usually Lose Their Teeth?

When Do Adults Usually Lose Their Teeth?

By the time a person reaches 21 years of age, they have a total of 32 adult teeth. The last 4 teeth to emerge are called "wisdom teeth" and ...

Tue, Oct 5th, 2021
What Should I Eat for a Healthy Mouth?

What Should I Eat for a Healthy Mouth?

People need to eat for survival and the good news is the majority of people love to eat! Plus in current times, there is an abundance of fo...

Wed, Sep 8th, 2021
Do You Suffer with Dry Mouth?

Do You Suffer with Dry Mouth?

Many people have experienced a feeling of dry mouth from time to time and it is easily remedied by drinking water but did you know that some peo...

Mon, Aug 2nd, 2021
About Dental Phobia or Dental Anxiety

About Dental Phobia or Dental Anxiety

It is recommended that adults visit their dentist every 6 months for a dental cleaning and oral exam and to make an appointment between clea...

Wed, Jul 7th, 2021
What are the Stages of Tooth Development?

What are the Stages of Tooth Development?

We have two sets of teeth in our lifetime. The first set are called milk teeth and eventually fall out to be replaced by our second set of p...

Fri, Jun 4th, 2021
Is Sugar Bad for Your Health and Teeth?

Is Sugar Bad for Your Health and Teeth?

As harmless as sugar might seem on the surface, it's actually very addictive and can cause severe health and dental issues for those who con...

Mon, May 3rd, 2021
April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month... Spread the Word!

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month... Spread the Word!

Did you know, April is Oral Cancer Awareness month? 2021 marks the 22nd year of this national campaign to promote screening in an attempt to...

Thu, Apr 4th, 2021
The Connection Between Dental Problems and Headaches

The Connection Between Dental Problems and Headaches

Have you ever suffered from a headache that seemed to be connected to a nerve in your tooth or gums? It makes you wonder if the two are assoc...

Mon, Mar 8th, 2021
The Evolution of the Toothbrush

The Evolution of the Toothbrush

Have you ever considered that we take the convenience, comfort and sanitization of modern-day toothbrushes for granted? Every morning and nig...

Wed, Feb 3rd, 2021
What To Do If You Ever Chip a Tooth

What To Do If You Ever Chip a Tooth

Have you ever chipped a tooth? If so, do you remember the panic that set in immediately after? If you ever chip a tooth, Arnold Dentist...

Wed, Jan 6th, 2021
Energy Drinks and Your Teeth

Energy Drinks and Your Teeth

The holidays are a chaotic time for everyone. Moms and dads everywhere are understandably running low on energy and might want something to ...

Fri, Dec 4th, 2020
I am Brushing my Teeth Twice a day, why do I still get Cavities?

I am Brushing my Teeth Twice a day, why do I still get Cavities?

Most adults brush their teeth at least twice per day. This is a positive sign because it means people are understanding the importance of goo...

Thu, Nov 12th, 2020
Bone Loss in the Jaw

Bone Loss in the Jaw

People don't just take care of their teeth because it's healthy (although it's the most important reason). People take care of their te...

Fri, Oct 9th, 2020
How Can Cosmetic Dentistry Help Improve the Appearance of My Smile?

How Can Cosmetic Dentistry Help Improve the Appearance of My Smile?

Your smile is a wonderful and unique characteristic that spreads joy to the people around you. Even if someone is having a bad day, simply sm...

Fri, Sep 11th, 2020
Dental Crowns: "Then" and "Now"

Dental Crowns: "Then" and "Now"

When your teeth are damaged, either from injury or tooth decay, your dentist will recommend a procedure to help repair them. Depending ...

Fri, Aug 7th, 2020
Dentures: Everything You Need to Know

Dentures: Everything You Need to Know

Did you know, nearly 20% of adults age 65 or older have lost all of their teeth? That number doubles for people age 75 or older. Althou...

Wed, Jul 8th, 2020
Protecting Your Enamel

Protecting Your Enamel

Have you ever met someone for the first time and thought, "that person has beautiful white teeth"? Unless they had them artificially w...

Fri, June 5th, 2020
The Importance of Taking Care of Your Teeth During Pregnancy

The Importance of Taking Care of Your Teeth During Pregnancy

With dental offices opening across the United States, people are now able to schedule non-emergency dental procedures again, which will help ...

Mon, May 11th, 2020
Maintaining a Healthy Mouth During COVID-19

Maintaining a Healthy Mouth During COVID-19

Most Americans are experiencing what can only be described as a once in a lifetime event that has disrupted the routine and livelihood of millions...

Thu, Apr 23rd, 2020
The Importance of Replacing Missing Teeth

The Importance of Replacing Missing Teeth

Did you know, approximately 25-30% of people between the ages of 65-74 have no natural teeth? This can happen for a number of reasons, rangi...

Fri, Mar 13th, 2020
Everything You Need To Know About Invisalign “Invisible” Braces

Everything You Need To Know About Invisalign “Invisible” Braces

Who remembers the horror of “old school” braces? Big, bulky, painful, and embarrassing. When you tell the story of this traumatic time i...

Wed, Feb 12th, 2020
Diabetes and Oral Health

Diabetes and Oral Health

The diabetes epidemic in the United States is one that seemingly increases every year. Nearly 10% of the population has diabetes, and approxi...

Mon, Jan 13th, 2020
When are Fillings, Crowns and Bridges Necessary?

When are Fillings, Crowns and Bridges Necessary?

Oral hygiene is an essential aspect of overall health; Brushing, flossing, dental visits, etc. But if it turns out you need a procedure complet...

Wed, Dec 11th, 2019
A Brighter Smile for the New Year

A Brighter Smile for the New Year

What are your goals for 2020? A new job? New car? New friends? Life entails all sorts of changes, but no matter what milestones you’re attemp...

Tue, Nov 12th, 2019
Stages of Periodontal Disease

Stages of Periodontal Disease

Individuals with healthy dental habits typically have hundreds of different types of bacteria in their mouth (most of them harmless). But failing to ...

Wed, Oct 9th, 2019
How to Determine if You’re Grinding Your Teeth and Why it’s Important to Stop

How to Determine if You’re Grinding Your Teeth and Why it’s Important to Stop

What are your nervous or anxious habits? Common nervous habits that people have are nail-biting, foot-tapping, avoiding eye contact, and twirling the...

Mon, Sep 9th, 2019
Tips for Selecting the Right Dentist

Tips for Selecting the Right Dentist

Can you avoid going to the dentist because you brush and floss daily? Absolutely not. While these are critical steps to your overall and oral health,...

Tue, Aug 6th, 2019
4 Ways to Improve Oral Hygiene

4 Ways to Improve Oral Hygiene

Everybody knows the basic steps in maintaining good oral hygiene; Brushing your teeth twice every day, flossing daily and visiting your dentist every...

Sat, Jul 6th, 2019
How Do Acidic Foods Affect Your Teeth?

How Do Acidic Foods Affect Your Teeth?

When acid levels in the food we eat and drink cause our enamel to erode, our teeth can become yellow and tarnished as a result. In this blog, we’ll...

Thur, Jun 6th, 2019
Wisdom Teeth

Why Do We Have Wisdom Teeth and When Do They Need To Be Removed?

Wisdom teeth. Why do we have them? In most cases they end up getting pulled for reasons we will touch upon later. While wisdom teeth com...

Mon, May 6th, 2019
Man Brushing Teeth

Why You Should Schedule Regular Dental Visits

Just like anything else, your teeth need regular maintenance including brushing, flossing and visiting the dentist every 6 months for dental cl...

Mon, Apr 15th, 2019
How does poor oral health affect health

The Connection Between Oral Health and Your Overall Well-Being

Everyone knows that practicing good oral hygiene (like brushing and flossing your teeth twice a day and regular dentist visits) is the most importan...

Sat, Mar 16th, 2019
The Hidden Dangers of Gum Disease

The Hidden Dangers of Gum Disease

Gum disease (also known as periodontal disease) can be a lot more serious than most people would expect. This is especially true because the w...

Sat, Feb 16th, 2019
What is Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction?

What is Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction?

Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction (a.k.a. TMJ Disorder or TMD) is a catch-all term that refers to any number of conditions that affect the temporom...

Wed, Jan 16th, 2019
What are dental implants? What are the advantages of dental implants?

Dental Implants: Everything You Need to Know

Your natural teeth are meant to last a lifetime. However, due to a variety of reasons, that is not always the case. Tooth loss can occur as the...

Fri, Dec 28th, 2018
Dr. Scott Arnold

Welcome to Arnold Dentistry

Arnold Dentistry – Your Best Choice for “Comfortable Dental Care”
Here at Arnold Dentistry, everyday, Scott Arnold, D.M.D. (Doctor of Medi...

Mon, Nov 26th, 2018