May 21, 2021
Dental implants are an excellent solution to permanently replace your missing teeth because they have over a 95% success rate. The longevity of your new smile relies on your oral hygiene habits at home and routine care from your dentist. While you might believe brushing is enough to safeguard against dental implant failure, there are areas in your mouth your toothbrush can’t reach. If they aren’t cleaned daily, plaque buildup can lead to peri-implantitis, an infection that will cause your smile to fail. Flossing dental implants is the only way to reach the areas missed by your toothbrush. Here’s how to best floss your new teeth to ensure they thrive for decades.
February 19, 2021
When we started this blog in 2018, we set out to create a reliable, interesting, informative platform dedicated to covering everything from the latest smile-enhancing services and oral hygiene best practices to trending topics in the industry. Now, we are using this space to inform you of some exciting news: we have new owners! Our team is excited to work with Dental Associates of Walpole to provide the same great service that our patients have come to expect. Keep reading to learn more or don’t hesitate to get in touch with us if you have any questions!(more…)
January 1, 2021
Everyone out there wants to have a healthy smile, but many don’t take the steps to help them get there. However, New Year’s has just rolled around. This means that there is no better time to make some changes to better yourself as a person. Whether you are opting to spend an extra day at the gym each week, or you are trying to perform an act of kindness daily, these are all great efforts to change for the better. A dentist shares some ideas for New Year’s resolutions that will help you obtain a healthy smile. Read on to learn what they are.(more…)
May 25, 2020
As we combat the spread of COVID-19, much of the country has been shut down over the last several weeks, including your dental office. With the effects of social distancing slowing the number of people diagnosed with the virus, restrictions are starting to lift, and many businesses are reopening. Hirshfield Dental Care is no exception. We are happy to welcome our patients back into our office. Rest assured, while we open our doors, your safety is our top priority. Here are 3 ways we’re committed to keeping you safe.
May 9, 2019
If you’re considering orthodontics, you may be leaning towards Invisalign for its aesthetic benefits. Unlike braces, Invisalign aligners are made of clear plastic to blend in with your smile. However, Invisalign has many other advantages that have nothing to do with appearance, giving you more reason to choose this treatment over traditional braces. Keep reading to learn why Invisalign in Medfield brings more than just cosmetic benefits.
January 22, 2019
One great thing about living in modern times is having a choice of healthcare options. Take tooth restoration for example. Both dentures and dental implants in Medfield offer advantages as well as considerations. But which option is best for you? Knowing a little bit about each type of treatment will help you to make the right decision for your needs.
December 9, 2018
Invisalign in Medfield is the best gift you can give yourself, either during the holidays or any time of year. Invisalign aligners can correct most cases of mild to moderate tooth misalignment. For many patients, their great alternative to traditional braces
November 18, 2018
Dental implants in Medfield have become the preferred treatment for missing teeth because they have the potential to last for a lifetime. As the next best thing to your natural teeth, you can drastically improve your quality of life. With over a 95% success rate, you can make a long-term investment in your oral health. While you are excited to experience their benefits, you are apprehensive about their cost. There is no need to worry. Your dentist provides you with a customized estimate and discusses your payment options.
October 9, 2018
Do you want a straight smile but do not want to deal with the visibility and restrictions of metal braces? You can get the results you want without brackets and wires. Invisalign in Medfield uses a series of clear plastic aligners to gradually move your teeth. While you have heard about the benefits of the orthodontic system, you are concerned about the cost of the treatment. Do not let the price deter you. You will make a long-term investment in your confidence and oral health.