Halloween Guidelines: Candies to Avoid

Happy Halloween from all of us at Dental Arts of Catoosa! We hope you have a joyous holiday season and many more seasons to come. However, we do wish you to be safe this season and take care of your precious teeth. Always remember to brush and floss daily. Also, try to avoid additional hazards… Read more »

Do You Need Teeth Whitening?

There are numerous reasons why chompers get discolored. Understanding them will help you keep your pearly whites white and thwart the need for whitening. Please deliberate on the following if you are worried about having whiter teeth: -Enamel weakens with advanced age or with excessive brushing, allowing the darker dentin layer to show through. -Certain… Read more »

Dentistry Topic Data Blog: Diabetes and Your Smile

Are you suffering from diabetes? If so, it is important to make sure you do not neglect your oral health care or daily oral health care routines. Only by implementing an effective oral health care routine, can you make sure that your mouth will be safe from additional risks that can arise due to diabetes…. Read more »

You Should Not Ignore a Toothache

Increasing pain, and pressure in a tooth are symptoms of a greater problem that should be addressed by your dentist. Until the dentist can see you, there things you can do to mitigate the problem. A cold compress or a topical numbing agent applied to your gums may ease the swelling and pain. You can… Read more »

Dental Restoration Treatments Can Come in Different Forms

A severely damaged or decayed tooth might not have sufficient health dental structure remaining for one of Dental Arts of Catoosa’s dentists to repair it with an endodontic therapy. In these extreme and rare cases, Dr. Soren Michaelsen and his associates might recommend extracting the root of the tooth to help ease the pain and… Read more »

An Effective Flossing Technique Plays an Essential Role in Gum Disease Prevention

The American Dental Association is dedicated to helping consumers maintain good oral health throughout the course of their life. They do this by reviewing a plethora of oral hygiene products and testing them for safety and effectiveness. They further the cause with a series of recommendations including brushing twice and flossing your teeth at least… Read more »

Caring for Your Teeth as You Age

Did you know, as you age your smile become more vulnerable to cavities and gum disease? Having outstanding oral health hygiene is essential to keeping your smile healthy. To help you appreciate how to properly take care of your teeth as you age, our team here at Dental Arts of Catoosa in Catoosa, Oklahoma, is… Read more »

Keep Halitosis Away

If you have bad breath, halitosis could be invading your smile. Halitosis is a condition that causes persistent bad breath, and could be a warning sign of another condition developing. That is why our team here at Dental Arts of Catoosa in Catoosa, Oklahoma, is happy to talk to you about your bad breath, and… Read more »

The Basics of Mouthwash

We all understand that taking care of our teeth is essential. Are you are already brushing twice a day and flossing once a day? Do you wonder if there anything else you can do? Try mouthwash! Mouthwash, also called mouth rinse, cleans between teeth and in other areas of the mouth that your toothbrush cannot… Read more »

Is Your Diet Increasing Your Risk for Dental Erosion?

Dental erosion is an oral health disorder regularly characterized by the destruction of the tooth enamel by harmful acids in your mouth. Although brushing and flossing your teeth daily are effective methods for keeping your mouth clean, the foods and drinks you consume can cause dental erosion long before cleaning utensils can be given, and… Read more »